Wired For Life: Functional Electrical Stimulation

54 minutes

Videos are generally available for preview to non-members as short clips. Limited full-length titles are also available. Log In to view the full length title.

Browse Full-length Non-member Titles
Still image from Wired For Life: Functional Electrical Stimulation

Functional electrical stimulation technology (FES) is designed to interface technology with muscles and nerves in an attempt to restore some level of function for people with central nervous system disabilities. Visits several experimental programs that are using implanted electrodes, controlled by external computer devices, to enable people with spinal cord injuries to stand, transfer, and, under controlled conditions, even walk. Accessibility options on the DVD are: (1) expanded description, (2) English subtitles in a black box, (3) subtitled expanded description.

Media Details

Runtime: 54 minutes

Request a DVD
Members Only - Apply Now
Science Nation
Episode 18
4 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Science Nation
Episode 132
3 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12
AD Factory
Episode 9
29 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12
AD Factory
Episode 7
27 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Science Nation
Episode 219
4 minutes
Grade Level: 7 - 12
57 minutes
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Career Connections
Episode 7
7 minutes
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Career Connections
Episode 52
4 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Career Connections
Episode 73
4 minutes
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Career Connections
Episode 74
6 minutes
Grade Level: 7 - 12