Because HAL® effectively improves the muscle strength of the lower limbs the treatment is dedicated to a wide group of patients with impaired gait, who have the minimal function of the lower limbs (paraparesis) so as to be able to control the robot through own nerve impulses.
The bionic HAL® skeleton can be used in the following diseases:
• Incomplete spinal cord injury
• Craniocerebral injury
• Multiple sclerosis
• Neurodegenerative diseases
• Muscular dystrophy
• Neuromuscular diseases