It is a light, mobile, self-assisted trainer of reciprocal stepping. Unlike a bicycle, the Pendulum Stepper more closely mimics the stepping motion used in walking. The Pendulum Stepper allows for active assist from the user’s arms by using the arm extensors.
Elastic resistance may be gradually added to increase the level of difficulty and, at the same time, ease the return motion. It can be used from a either a chair or wheelchair and from a supine position for those unable sit up.
NeuroGym® Technologies Inc. manufactures a comprehensive line of patented mobility enabling equipment to improve functional independence. Our tools address all issues of mobility for a wide range of consumers. From severe motor deficits following traumatic brain or spinal cord injury, to chronic conditions or diseases like Multiple Sclerosis Cerebral Palsy or Parkinson’s Disease, to common balance and Falls Prevention issues in the elderly, our equipment was developed to enable movement and retraining where it would be otherwise very difficult or impossible to do.