cerebral palsy

July 26, 2017

Robot-driven Device Improves Crouch Gait in Children with Cerebral Palsy

Today, a team led by Sunil Agrawal, professor of mechanical engineering and of rehabilitation and regenerative medicine at Columbia Engineering, has published a pilot study in Science Robotics that demonstrates a robotic training method that improves posture and walking in children with crouch gait by enhancing their muscle strength and coordination.

June 30, 2017

Jiyeon Kang presents at CP workshop at CUMC

Jiyeon Kang made a presentation entitled "Tethered Pelvic Assist Device to Improve Gait of Children with Cerebral Palsy" at the CP Research Retreat organized by Columbia Pediatric Orthopedics Department attended by clinicians and engineers.