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April 13, 2017 · Leave a Comment

Man moves paralyzed legs using device that stimulates spinal cord

By Margaret Shepard Margaret Shepard (@Margaret_Marie)

(Originally posted on the Mayo Clinic News Network) Mayo Clinic researchers used electrical stimulation on the spinal cord and intense physical therapy to help a man intentionally move his paralyzed legs, stand and make steplike motions for the first time in three years. The case, the result of collaboration with UCLA researchers, appears today in […]

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