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Rails - Narrow and Wide
Hardware Type
Test Equipment, Neuro-vestibular

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Description
Rails are used during a neurological examination to evaluate a subject's ability to maintain balanced while standing. During the "Romberg/Sharpened Romberg test", the subject walks on wide and/or narrow rails under various conditions, e.g., eyes open, eyes closed.

Versions of this Hardware
+ Version Used During Space Shuttle Missions
+ Version Used During Project Mercury