DISUSE MUSCLE ATROPHY
EXERCISING WEAK OR PARALYZED MUSCLES
Resources and Support Organizations
- FES Rowing– This project develops new technology that enables paraplegics to participate in a mainstream activity for health, leisure, and sport.
International Functional Electrical Stimulation Society– To introduce practical applications of electrical stimulation for the management of disabilities encountered in everyday clinical settings.
The National Center for Physical Activity and Disability– An information center concerned with physical activity and disability.
- Exoskeleton Report – an entirely volunteer-based organization focused exclusively on exoskeletons, exosuits, and wearable devices that exert a force on the user