The NICHD conducts and supports a variety of clinical research related to rehabilitative and assistive technology. Select a link below to learn more about these projects.
Featured NICHD Clinical Trials on rehabilitative and assistive technology
BrainGate2: Feasibility Study of an Intracortical Neural Interface System for Persons With Tetraplegia
The purpose of this study is to obtain preliminary device safety information and demonstrate proof of principle (feasibility of efficacy) of the ability of people with tetraplegia to control a computer cursor and other assistive devices with their thoughts.
NICHD Clinical Trials
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Information on current NIH-sponsored clinical trials on rehabilitative and assistive technology is available at the links below or by calling 1-800-411-1222.