Paraplegia is impairment in the motor or sensory function of the lower half of a person’s body caused by a spinal cord injury. A congenital condition may also affect the neural elements of the spinal canal causing this condition. Complete or incomplete paralysis may occur affecting the legs and possibly also the trunk. This can lead to a number of medical complications including pressure sores, thrombosis and pneumonia. Physiotherapy and numerous assistive technology products listed here may assist in helping to prevent future complications and mitigate existing complications.