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Stimulators, Electrical, Neuromuscular, Grasp

Definition : Neuromuscular electrical stimulators that apply stimuli to the muscles that control the fingers and thumb. These stimulators consist of a two-channel (or more) generator and electrodes. Some grasp stimulators are completely implanted, while others are used externally, including either surface or percutaneous electrodes. Depending on the particular type of system, the user controls the stimulation by movement (e.g., shoulder, wrist), voice, or other means. Some of these stimulators are capable of stimulating the muscles for elbow control, thus enabling the user to reach out in one or more directions.

Entry Terms : "Stimulators, Grasp" , "Grasp Stimulators" , "Reach and Grasp Stimulators"

UMDC code : 18475


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American Imex

American Imex, a California corporation since 1984, has been internationally recognized as a premier provider of patient care devices for reducing pain by facilitating rehabilitation and promoting wellness.

Bioness Inc

Bioness offers award-winning medical devices designed to benefit people with Stroke, Multiple Sclerosis, Traumatic Brain Injury, Cerebral Palsy and Spinal Cord Injury. These products use Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES) to help people regain mobility and independence to improve quality of life and productivity.

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