Tag: epidural stimulation

UofL research helps spinal cord injury patients take steps

Two research participants living with traumatic, motor complete spinal cord injury are able to walk over ground thanks to epidural stimulation paired with daily...

UofL research: Epidural stimulation shown to normalize blood pressure following spinal...

Patients with severe spinal cord injury often experience chronically low blood pressure that negatively affects their health, their quality of life and their ability...

UofL researchers report activity-based training improves urinary function after spinal cord...

Activity-based training has resulted in unexpected benefits for individuals with severe spinal cord injury. Researchers in the Kentucky Spinal Cord Injury Research Center at the...

FDA approves study to test epidural stimulation for spinal cord injury...

The University of Louisville School of Medicine has received approval from the U.S. Food & Drug Administration to begin enrolling participants in a feasibility...

Individual with complete spinal cord injury regains voluntary motor function Extended...

Andrew Meas, a research participant at the University of Louisville with a complete spinal cord injury, who had lost motor function below the level...

New robotic device to boost balance in spinal cord injury patients...

Spinal cord injury researchers at the University of Louisville pioneered activity-based interventions that have helped individuals with spinal cord injury improve mobility. The addition of...