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The Parastep System

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The Parastep® is a microcomputer controlled functional neuromuscular stimulation (FNS) system that enables independent, unbraced ambulation (i.e., standing and walking) by people with a spinal cord injury.

The Parastep® is a non-invasive system and consists of the following components:

- a microcomputer controlled neuromuscular stimulation unit 
- a battery activated power pack with re-charger 
- the Paratester™, a unit for pre-testing main system operation and electrode cables 
- surface applied skin electrodes 
- power and electrode cables 
- a control and stability walker with finger activated control switches 

Click on the photo to go to, makers of the Parastep.


Therapeutic Alliances Inc.
333 North Broad Street - Fairborn, OH 45324  USA
(937) 879-0734 - (937) 879-5211 (fax)

This page and all Therapeutic Alliances-designed link pages are Copyright 1996-2012 Therapeutic Alliances Incorporated, Fairborn, Ohio USA. All rights reserved. Therapeutic Alliances Inc., ERGYS®, REGYS, SpectraSTIM®, NeuroEDUCATOR®, Stimwear®, "You Are the Moving Part," and "The Power of Your Muscles" are trademarks of Therapeutic Alliances Inc. Control Bionics and NeuroSwitch are trademarks of Control Bionics Inc. Parastep is a trademark of Sigmedics Inc.

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