Vienna FES Workshop

Topics

 

FES of denervated muscles

FES for Exercise, Sports, Health and Quality of Life

Functional Magnetic Stimulation (FMS)

 

Spinal cord stimulation / afferent nerve stimulation / Neuromodulation

Pain
Spasticity
Movement augmentation

Neuro- / muscle physiology

Metabolism
Histology, histochmistry
Plasticity
Stimulation parameters
Biomechanics
Fatigue
In vitro, ex vivo and in silico models

Technology

FES devices and implants
Software
Sensors
Control strategies
Bio-materials
Encapsulation
Electrodes
Connectors, cables

Applications

Phrenic pacing
Larynx
Face
Pelvic floor
Restoration of movement (upper and lower extremities)
Sensory neuroprostheses (hearing, vision)

Regulatory affairs, quality assurance

Human in-house research
Safety, risk assessment
Coping with FDA / MDR

Official Journal of the Vienna FES Workshop


Artificial Organs

Österreichische Gesellschaft f. Biomedizinische Technik


International FES Society


Medical University of Vienna