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walker / health care for Parkinson

walker
walker

The design is to increase functional mobility and improve walking pattern for Parkinson’s Disease patient.
The design of paste piece under shoes is convenient to parkinson’s patient. The design uses center of gravity will deviate one side when standing, so the paste of piece on the shoes endure pressure and will project laser beam to proper distance. The laser beam as a visual cue to let patient initiation steps and continue follow the cues to walk.
The design have many advantage : (1) increase patient’s functional mobility
(2) decrease falling (3) participation social activity independently (4) decrease caregiver pressure

University

Taiwan Tech

Taiwan Tech
Taipei, Taiwan

Design

National Taiwan university of

National Taiwan university of
Hsinchu, Taiwan

Chun-Ya, Peng Yi-Sheng, Wang