One of the most potent weapons in Memorial Health System in Colorado Springs’ health-care arsenal is a decidedly low-tech healer who’s outfitted with nothing more than sneakers, a sunny disposition and the royal blue volunteer vest that bears his name: Sprout.
Photos and Video: A New Wearable Bionic Exoskeleton Designed As Alternative to Wheelchair
During a conference at Craig Hospital in Denver on July 25, Amanda Boxtel demonstrated a new experimental, wearable robot, or “exoskeleton,” designed as an alternative to a wheelchair.
The device is for patients with lower extremity paralysis and is being developed by Berkeley Bionics.
Helicopter destroyed by tornado in Joplin, Missouri just outside Joplin Regional Medical Center (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
We’re running this powerful image on our homepage right now, also. (denverpost.com)
Navy personnel prepare Wednesday to raise the U.S. flag at Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center at the request of retiring Chief Petty Officer John Jackson. Navy Tradition allows the flying of a personal flag at places with special meaning upon retirement. Jackson’s son Brandon was born premature at the hospital in 1996. (Photo by John Prieto, The Denver Post)
(Source: The Denver Post)