Posts From April, 2010


Gait in individuals with chronic hemiparesis: one-year... 

Tuesday, April 06, 2010 7:21:20 AM
PURPOSE: Foot drop is a common cause of gait impairment in individuals with hemiparesis. The objective of this study was to determine the short-term and long-term effects on functional gait of a neuroprosthesis that provides functional electrical... read more

Affected arm use and cortical change in stroke patients... 

Tuesday, April 06, 2010 7:19:13 AM
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Conventional electrical stimulation modalities are limited by their lack of opportunities for motor learning and, consequently, their impact on function. Other rehabilitative regimens necessitate affected hand and wrist... read more

On the Move: Labs with FES technology are improving... 

Monday, April 05, 2010 7:47:08 AM
More than 200,000 people have a stroke each year, and millions more have multiple sclerosis, traumatic brain injury and other conditions that impact the nervous system. The effect of these conditions on the nervous system is profound and often... read more
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