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phaneendra commented on Saath E- A walking aid for parkinson's disease patients

Hi susan,
Thanks for your appreciation.
I am glad that the design would be helpful to address the major issue of people with parkinson's disease.
Yes, the rollator can be folded. It is designed in such a way that its easy to transport. I did not show the details of folding mechanism in the presentation, but i have considered the portability in design.

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phaneendra commented on Paadje - Wearable Gait Assistant

Hi João lammoglia,

I really like the design of "paadje" and the way you approached to solve the problem.

I am also working on a similar concept and area. Please share your views on
Saath E- A walking aid for parkinson's disease patients 

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phaneendra commented on Saath E- A walking aid for parkinson's disease patients

Hi kate,

This design can work similar to "Paadje - Wearable Gait Assistant". Both designs are on the same lines of providing Visual Cues which can help them in gait training.

Yes, It can be expanded to other older adults as well. Actually the visual cues act as guiding path. So this can build a lot of confidence in an individual in taking steps, particularly in older adults.

As of now, i haven't conducted any tests with the design. I have to make a prototype and conduct user testing.