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Lower back pain is the leading cause of long-term disability worldwide
The cost per year to treat low back and neck pain in the U.S.
Reduction in injury rates nationwide by Honda, achieved with help from SRI
January 15, 2021
Exoskeletons are used in an effort to create safer workplaces and improve work performance. By 2023, exoskeleton sales are expected to grow to $2.8 billion. However, much is still...
December 21, 2020
If you’ve never experienced back pain, you’re lucky. You’re in rare company. But chances are you’re not out of the woods. Eighty percent of us experience back pain at some point in...
October 22, 2020
Biomedical Engineering Assistant Professor Devina Purmessur continues to attract attention and funding for her lab’s work on chronic back pain. Following an R61 award from the...