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C-Brace

The C-Brace is a knee only exoskeleton.  It is a medical orthotic device that monitors the swing phase of the leg and provides actuation at the knee.

Ottobock

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According to the manufacturer, the C-Brace opens up unforeseen possibilities in the field of neuro-orthopaedics.  Thanks to the embedded sensors in the wearable, the system controls both the stance and swing phase in real time.   This way, the C-Brace is able to optimize the gait pattern in every single phase.

The C-Brace is a tremendous improvement over similar braces that simply lock the knee.


Ottobock, DuderstadtGermany, website

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