Archive for March, 2013

Segway Training

Posted: 27th March 2013 by in Journal

I guess this week is turning into improving transportation… Monday: Zero gravity treadmill Tuesday: Gait Lab Wednesday: Segway Training At the hospital they are always looking for way to improve your quality of life, gain independence, and become more efficient. The Segway is one option to tackle all three of these desires. A Segway has […]

Gait Lab

Posted: 26th March 2013 by in Journal

Now that Taylor has learned a majority of the basics it is time to fine tune everything. We have been using the zero gravity treadmill to adjust Taylor’s form while walking. Our goal is to have a nice, smooth gait with little to no limp. The ultimate goal: to be able to throw on a […]

Walking on the zero gravity treadmill

Posted: 25th March 2013 by in Journal

Taylor is starting to walk on the zero gravity treadmill in hopes to correct the dip he has when he takes his left step. By taking the weight off his legs allows him to fix his form one step at a time.