Keeping It Simple: Engineering Students Invent Device to Improve Physical Therapy


In 2014 the Seton Brain and Spine Recovery Center had a problem. Their patients were performing shoulder exercises incorrectly and subjecting themselves to further injury. “We were looking for a device to help cue the patient when they are overusing the upper trapezius and hiking the shoulder,” says Eric Lantz, an occupational therapist at Seton. Dr. Sulzer and his students went straight to work to address the problem . Click here to read the full article.