Cutting-Edge Research Facility

Our research facility includes disability access, parking on-site, and $1.7 million in equipment to conduct trials with an integrative research approach. 

RESTORE

Equipment available to the RESTORE Network includes:

  • Functional electrical stimulation cycle for exercise rehabilitation after spinal cord injury   

  • Finometer for beat-by-beat blood pressure and cardiac function assessments  

  • Near-infrared and Doppler system for measuring blood flow 

  • Vascular ultrasound units with technicican 

  • Full cardiac echocardiography suite with technician 

  • Tilt-table for autonomic cardiovascular testing 

  • Neurography unit for muscle sympathetic nervous system activity assessments 

  • Respiratory analysis equipment for metabolism and clamping arterial blood gases (RespirAct) 

  • Radiographic imaging with technical support (X-ray, MRI, fMRI and CT) 

  • Wireless electromyography unit for skeletal muscle activation studies 

  • Kinarm Exoskeleton for neuro- and sensorimotor evaluation 

  • Exoskeleton to facilitate lower extremity rehabilitation 

  • Split-belt treadmill with integrated virtual reality for locomotive rehabilitation  

  • Trexo Robotics portable spasticity assessment device

  • Transcranial magnetic stimultation (non-invasive neurostimulation) suite with technician