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Online learning of stimuli parameters for standing in spinally stimulated paraplegia

Authors: *Y. SUI1, J. W. BURDICK2; 1CMS, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA; 2Caltech, Pasadena, CA Previous research has shown that spinal stimulation via electrode arrays implanted in the epidural space over the lumbosacral area enables paralyzed patients to achieve … Continue reading

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RI Seminar: Joel W Burdick : Recovery of Function in Major Spinal Cord Injury with Epidural Stimulation

Joel W Burdick: Professor, California Institute of Technology Abstract Approximately 1,250,000 people in the U.S. suffer from spinal cord injury (SCI), with 400,000 confined to wheel chairs. Not only do the injured lose the ability to stand and walk (and … Continue reading

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