The Exoped robotic exoskeleton is ready for use in Rofaydeh rehabilitation hospital, Tehran, Iran.
Saturday march 25, 2018 Rofaydeh Rehabilitation Hospital, affiliated to the University of Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, received the Exoped robotic exoskeleton made by Iranian company Pedasys. Rofaydeh hospital is the fourth center equipped with exoskeleton robot in Iran to provide latest rehab technology to iranian patients.
Giving back the ability of walking to lower-limb disabled patients gives them independence, hope, self-confidence and better quality of life. Besides, the ability of movement leads in better physical condition like better blood circulation, blood pressure adjustment, better breathing, avoiding digestion and kidney problems or bedsore, chronic pains, and muscle weakness. Exoped also can be used for gait training for patients with gait disorders.