Patent for Sale:

Motorized Walking Machine for Rehabilitation Purposes    

A motorized rehabilitation device to help rehabilitate the lower extremities.

Overview

A motorized machine that simulates walking motion to both legs, strengthing and helping with coordination.

The key benefits are:

- Two safety straps that adjust around both legs.
- An adjustable handle bars to fit the patients height.
- A speed control dial to set the rehabilitation speed.

Primary Application of the Technology

Target market is healthcare, physical therapy equipment, hospitals and clinics, plus sporting goods market.

The Problem Solved by the Technology

It solves the problem of patients with hip, knee, ankle, leg injuries or recovering from surgery to rehabilitate, while also strengthing their lower extremities.

How the Technology Solves the Problem

The machines circular walking motion allows the patient to learn how to walk again, gaining more confidence and coordination, while rebuilding his or her lower extremities.

Competitive Advantage

Safety - using the machines safety straps prevents patients from falling off while on the machine.

Patent Summary

U.S. Patent Classes & Classifications Covered in this listing:

Class 482: Exercise Devices

This class provides for apparatus intended to be operated by a human user for the purpose of: (a) facilitating the conditioning or developing of a muscle of the user by repetitive or continuous activity of the user or, (b) participating in a track, field, gymnastic, or athletic activity, unless by analogy of structure or by other function the apparatus is classified elsewhere.

Subclass 51: INVOLVING USER TRANSLATION OR PHYSICAL SIMULATION THEREOF

Class 601: Surgery: Kinesitherapy