Friday, April 22, 2011

UK Wheelchair Users To Pay GBP 50'000 For ReWalk Exoskeleton

According to an article in the Daily Mail Argo Medical will launch a model of ReWalk Exoskeleton for wheelchair users for home use in 2012. The personal use exoskeleton will cost £50,000 or significantly less than what the cost of the institutional model of ReWalk Exoskeleton.

Towards the end of this year we shall have a personal model that will be tailored to match an individual's physical capability, following medical assessment and training in a rehabilitation centre.


Initial efforts will be towards the military:

It would be fantastic for people returning injured from Afghanistan to find they're not stuck as a paraplegic


Read more about ReWalk Exoskeleton For Wheelchair Users or watch a video of ReWalk at the exhibition in Birmingham, UK

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