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Removing energy with an exoskeleton reduces the metabolic cost of walking

Discussion in 'Health News and Research unrelated to ME/CFS' started by Mij, Jun 9, 2021.

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    Mij Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    “Removing energy from a person's legs during walking may sound counterintuitive, like applying the brake in a moving car,” says Michael Shepertycky, a recent PhD graduate and lead author of the study, “but our muscles naturally remove energy while we walk, and our device helps them to do so.”

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