Month: May 2019

May 23, 2019

Breaking the 3 Barriers to Stroke Therapy

Stroke survivors require hundreds to thousands of hours of therapy for the brain to restructure the synaptic connections needed to regain movement in an impaired arm or leg. That’s a lot of therapy. Sadly, many stroke survivors aren’t getting enough of it. That’s one of the reasons we will be offering a home version of … Continue reading “Breaking the 3 Barriers to Stroke Therapy”

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May 17, 2019

How Stroke Patients Can Regain Mobility By Playing Tetris With A Robotic Arm

Source: Hypepotamus – by Muriel Vega  Date: May 15, 2019 There are seven million stroke victims in the U.S. alone, with 800,000 new cases every year. To speed up recovery, patients typically enter a physical therapy rehabilitation program to stimulate their affected side and limbs to regain flexibility, extension, and range of motion. However, stroke rehabilitation can … Continue reading “How Stroke Patients Can Regain Mobility By Playing Tetris With A Robotic Arm”

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May 08, 2019

Motus Nova Expands FDA-Cleared Robotic Stroke Therapy System, Adds New Hospital Partners

After Years of Clinical Trial Success, Collaboration with Leading Hospitals and Recognition for Innovation, Neuro Rehab Pioneer Eyes Entry into Consumer Market for Home System Use ATLANTA, May 7, 2019 — Motus Nova, a technology firm offering the only robotic system cleared by the FDA to be as effective as an in-person therapist for remote stroke rehabilitation, … Continue reading “Motus Nova Expands FDA-Cleared Robotic Stroke Therapy System, Adds New Hospital Partners”

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May 06, 2019

What is Theratainment?

Simply stated, Theratainment is the use of entertainment during therapeutic treatment. We here at Motus Nova make keen use of Theratainment to help clients stay focused on a fun task while using our therapeutic device. Why Theratainment? It Makes Stroke Therapy FunLet’s face it—stroke rehabilitation is tedious business. Any physical therapy is. If you’ve had … Continue reading “What is Theratainment?”

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