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Paadje / Wearable Gait Assistant

Paadje
Paadje

Paadje is a Wearable Gait Assistant for Parkinson’s patients. It is based on an Interactive projector mounted on a belt and it provides visual cues when a freezing episode during walking is detected. The patients interact with the visual cues by stepping into the projection.

Paadje is designed for elderly patients stricken by the advanced stage of Parkinson’s disease and Freezing of Gait (FOG) symptoms. It can be used independently at indoors environments or where else the patients experience freezing episodes. Paadje is portable and can be attached in different surfaces.

University

Technische Universiteit Eindhoven

Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
eindhoven, Netherlands

João Paulo Lammoglia,
Technische Universiteit Eindhoven - TU/e