Bionic Leg Helps Stroke Patients on Their Road to Recovery
Scientists in England are working to get stroke patients back on their feet with the help of robotics. In a trial at England's University of Portsmouth, several dozen stroke patients who were having trouble walking were given a bionic leg. “The leg understands and knows exactly when it needs to extend depending on where the pressure is on a pressure insole,” University of Portsmouth biomechanics lecturer Amy Wright told CBS News. Inside Edition Digital’s Stephanie Officer explains.