Gerät zur Wiederherstellung eines Gliedes

Dispositif pour la rééducation d'un membre

Device for rehabilitation of a body member

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Dispositif pour la rééducation d'un membre comprenant un élément moteur (6) réalisé en alliage à mémoire de forme, qui présente au moins un état de mémoire de forme correspondant à une configuration déterminée, des moyens de commande (8) pour amener l'élément moteur (6) dans ledit état de mémoire de forme et des moyens de liaison mécanique (4) pour assujettir au moins une partie de l'élément moteur (6) à une partie du membre (2) à rééduquer.
Device for rehabilitation of a body member, comprising a motor element (6) made of an alloy with shape memory, which has at least one shape memory condition corresponding to a defined configuration, control means (8) for bringing the motor element (6) into the said shape memory condition, and mechanical linking means (4) for securing at least one part of the motor element (6) to a part of the member (2) to be rehabilitated. <IMAGE>

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