Effects of robot viscous forces on arm movements in chronic stroke survivors: a randomized crossover study
Our previous work showed that speed is linked to the ability to recover in chronic stroke survivors. Participants moving faster on the first day of a 3-week study had greater improvements on the Wolf Motor Fun... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 24, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Yazan Abdel Majeed, Saria Awadalla and James L. Patton Tags: Research Source Type: research

Commercial head-mounted display virtual reality for upper extremity rehabilitation in chronic stroke: a single-case design study
Rehabilitation is crucial for maximizing recovery after stroke. Rehabilitation activities that are fun and rewarding by themselves can be more effective than those who are not. Gamification with virtual realit... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 23, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Mattias Erhardsson, Margit Alt Murphy and Katharina S. Sunnerhagen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Development of the Home based Virtual Rehabilitation System (HoVRS) to remotely deliver an intense and customized upper extremity training
After stroke, sustained hand rehabilitation training is required for continuous improvement and maintenance of distal function. (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 23, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Qinyin Qiu, Amanda Cronce, Jigna Patel, Gerard G. Fluet, Ashley J. Mont, Alma S. Merians and Sergei V. Adamovich Tags: Research Source Type: research

Characterization of speed adaptation while walking on an omnidirectional treadmill
Conventional treadmills are widely used for gait retraining in rehabilitation setting. Their usefulness for training more complex locomotor tasks, however, remains limited given that they do not allow changing... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 23, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Smit Soni and Anouk Lamontagne Tags: Research Source Type: research

A novel use of inertial sensors to measure the craniocervical flexion range of motion associated to the craniocervical flexion test: an observational study
The craniocervical flexion test (CCFT) is recommended when examining patients with neck pain related conditions and as a deep cervical retraining exercise option. During the execution of the CCFT the examiner ... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 19, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Tom ás Pérez-Fernández, Susan Armijo-Olivo, Sonia Liébana, Pablo José de la Torre Ortíz, Josué Fernández-Carnero, Rafael Raya and Aitor Martín-Pintado-Zugasti Tags: Research Source Type: research

Multiple processes independently predict motor learning
Our ability to acquire, refine and adapt skilled limb movements is a hallmark of human motor learning that allows us to successfully perform many daily activities. The capacity to acquire, refine and adapt oth... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 17, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Christopher M. Perry, Tarkeshwar Singh, Kayla G. Springer, Adam T. Harrison, Alexander C. McLain and Troy M. Herter Tags: Research Source Type: research

Effects of virtual reality training on occupational performance and self-efficacy of patients with stroke: a randomized controlled trial
Virtual reality (VR) has been broadly applied in post-stroke rehabilitation. However, studies on occupational performance and self-efficacy as primary outcomes of stroke rehabilitation using VR are lacking. Th... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 13, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Yi Long, Rang-ge Ouyang and Jia-qi Zhang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Validity and sensitivity of instrumented postural and gait assessment using low-cost devices in Parkinson ’s disease
Accurate assessment of balance and gait is necessary to monitor the clinical progress of Parkinson ’s disease (PD). Conventional clinical scales can be biased and have limited accuracy. Novel interactive device... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 11, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Ignacio Álvarez, Jorge Latorre, Miquel Aguilar, Pau Pastor and Roberto Llorens Tags: Research Source Type: research

Systematic review on the application of wearable inertial sensors to quantify everyday life motor activity in people with mobility impairments
Recent advances in wearable sensor technologies enable objective and long-term monitoring of motor activities in a patient ’s habitual environment. People with mobility impairments require appropriate data proc... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 4, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Fabian Marcel Rast and Rob Labruy ère Tags: Review Source Type: research

‘Recoupling’ the attentional and motor control of preparatory postural adjustments to overcome freezing of gait in Parkinson’s
This study examined if people with Parkinson ’s and freezing of gait pathology (FoG) could be trained to increase preparatory weight-shift amplitude, and facilitate step initiation during FoG. (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 31, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Amy Maslivec, Anna Fielding, Mark Wilson, Meriel Norris and William Young Tags: Research Source Type: research

Virtual reality and non-invasive brain stimulation for rehabilitation applications: a systematic review
The present article reports the results of a systematic review on the potential benefits of the combined use of virtual reality (VR) and non-invasive brain stimulation (NIBS) as a novel approach for rehabilita... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 31, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Raymundo Cassani, Guilherme S. Novak, Tiago H. Falk and Alcyr A. Oliveira Tags: Review Source Type: research

Wearable hip-assist robot modulates cortical activation during gait in stroke patients: a functional near-infrared spectroscopy study
Gait dysfunction is common in post-stroke patients as a result of impairment in cerebral gait mechanism. Powered robotic exoskeletons are promising tools to maximize neural recovery by delivering repetitive wa... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 29, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Su-Hyun Lee, Hwang-Jae Lee, Youngbo Shim, Won Hyuk Chang, Byung-Ok Choi, Gyu-Ha Ryu and Yun-Hee Kim Tags: Research Source Type: research

Evaluation of an exercise-enabling control interface for powered wheelchair users: a feasibility study with Duchenne muscular dystrophy
Powered wheelchairs are an essential technology to support mobility, yet their use is associated with a high level of sedentarism that can have negative health effects for their users. People with Duchenne mus... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 28, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Joan Lobo-Prat, Aure Enkaoua, Antonio Rodr íguez-Fernández, Nariman Sharifrazi, Julita Medina-Cantillo, Josep M. Font-Llagunes, Carme Torras and David J. Reinkensmeyer Tags: Research Source Type: research

Effects of selectively assisting impaired subtasks of walking in chronic stroke survivors
Recently developed controllers for robot-assisted gait training allow for the adjustment of assistance for specific subtasks (i.e. specific joints and intervals of the gait cycle that are related to common imp... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 28, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Simone S. Fricke, Hilde J. G. Smits, Cristina Bay ón, Jaap H. Buurke, Herman van der Kooij and Edwin H. F. van Asseldonk Tags: Research Source Type: research

Immersive Virtual Environments and Wearable Haptic Devices in rehabilitation of children with neuromotor impairments: a single-blind randomized controlled crossover pilot study
The past decade has seen the emergence of rehabilitation treatments using virtual reality. One of the advantages in using this technology is the potential to create positive motivation, by means of engaging en... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 28, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Ilaria Bortone, Michele Barsotti, Daniele Leonardis, Alessandra Crecchi, Alessandra Tozzini, Luca Bonfiglio and Antonio Frisoli Tags: Research Source Type: research

Biomechanical control of paretic lower limb during imposed weight transfer in individuals post-stroke
Stroke is a leading cause of disability with associated hemiparesis resulting in difficulty bearing and transferring weight on to the paretic limb. Difficulties in weight bearing and weight transfer may result... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 27, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Hao-Yuan Hsiao, Vicki L. Gray, James Borrelli and Mark W. Rogers Tags: Research Source Type: research

Postural control strategy after incomplete spinal cord injury: effect of sensory inputs on trunk –leg movement coordination
Postural control is affected after incomplete spinal cord injury (iSCI) due to sensory and motor impairments. Any alteration in the availability of sensory information can challenge postural stability in this ... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 27, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Alireza Noamani, Jean-Fran çois Lemay, Kristin E. Musselman and Hossein Rouhani Tags: Research Source Type: research

These legs were made for propulsion: advancing the diagnosis and treatment of post-stroke propulsion deficits
Advances in medical diagnosis and treatment have facilitated the emergence of precision medicine. In contrast, locomotor rehabilitation for individuals with acquired neuromotor injuries remains limited by the ... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 21, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Louis N. Awad, Michael D. Lewek, Trisha M. Kesar, Jason R. Franz and Mark G. Bowden Tags: Review Source Type: research

Relationships between accelerometry and general compensatory movements of the upper limb after stroke
Standardized assessments are used in rehabilitation clinics after stroke to measure restoration versus compensatory movements of the upper limb. Accelerometry is an emerging tool that can bridge the gap betwee... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 20, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Jessica Barth, Joeseph W. Klaesner and Catherine E. Lang Tags: Research Source Type: research

A comparison of the effects and usability of two exoskeletal robots with and without robotic actuation for upper extremity rehabilitation among patients with stroke: a single-blinded randomised controlled pilot study
Robotic rehabilitation of stroke survivors with upper extremity dysfunction may yield different outcomes depending on the robot type. Considering that excessive dependence on assistive force by robotic actuato... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 19, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Jin Ho Park, Gyulee Park, Ha Yeon Kim, Ji-Yeong Lee, Yeajin Ham, Donghwan Hwang, Suncheol Kwon and Joon-Ho Shin Tags: Research Source Type: research

Physiological and biomechanical comparison of overground, treadmill, and ergometer handrim wheelchair propulsion in able-bodied subjects under standardized conditions
Handrim wheelchair propulsion is often assessed in the laboratory on treadmills (TM) or ergometers (WE), under the assumption that they relate to regular overground (OG) propulsion. However, little is known ab... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 17, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Rick de Klerk, Vera Velhorst, Dirkjan (H.E.J.) Veeger, Lucas H. V. van der Woude and Riemer J. K. Vegter Tags: Research Source Type: research

Sensing form - finger gaiting as key to tactile object exploration - a data glove analysis of a prototypical daily task
Motor hand skill and associated dexterity is important for meeting the challenges of daily activity and an important resource post-stroke. In this context, the present study investigated the finger movements o... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 8, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Werner Krammer, John H. Missimer, Simon Habegger, Manuela Pastore-Wapp, Roland Wiest and Bruno J. Weder Tags: Research Source Type: research

Rhythmic neural activity is comodulated with short-term gait modifications during first-time use of a dummy prosthesis: a pilot study
After transfemoral amputation, many hours of practice are needed to re-learn walking with a prosthesis. The long adaptation process that consolidates a novel gait pattern seems to depend on cerebellar function... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 8, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Vera G. M. Kooiman, Helco G. van Keeken, Natasha M. Maurits, Vivian Weerdesteyn and Teodoro Solis-Escalante Tags: Research Source Type: research

Activity-based training with the Myosuit: a safety and feasibility study across diverse gait disorders
Physical activity is a recommended part of treatment for numerous neurological and neuromuscular disorders. Yet, many individuals with limited mobility are not able to meet the recommended activity levels. Lig... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 8, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Florian Leander Haufe, Kai Schmidt, Jaime Enrique Duarte, Peter Wolf, Robert Riener and Michele Xiloyannis Tags: Research Source Type: research

Characterization and wearability evaluation of a fully portable wrist exoskeleton for unsupervised training after stroke
Chronic hand and wrist impairment are frequently present following stroke and severely limit independence in everyday life. The wrist orientates and stabilizes the hand before and during grasping, and is there... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 7, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Charles Lambelet, Damir Temiraliuly, Marc Siegenthaler, Marc Wirth, Daniel G. Woolley, Olivier Lambercy, Roger Gassert and Nicole Wenderoth Tags: Research Source Type: research

Virtual reality in pain therapy: a requirements analysis for older adults with chronic back pain
Today immersive environments such as Virtual Reality (VR) offer new opportunities for serious gaming in exercise therapy and psychoeducation. Chronic back pain (CBP) patients could benefit from exergames in VR... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - September 29, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Oskar Stamm, Rebecca Dahms and Ursula M üller-Werdan Tags: Research Source Type: research

Kinematic parameters obtained with the ArmeoSpring for upper-limb assessment after stroke: a reliability and learning effect study for guiding parameter use
After stroke, kinematic measures obtained with non-robotic and robotic devices are highly recommended to precisely quantify the sensorimotor impairments of the upper-extremity and select the most relevant ther... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - September 29, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Nabila Brihmat, Isabelle Loubinoux, Evelyne Castel-Lacanal, Philippe Marque and David Gasq Tags: Research Source Type: research

Predicting clinically significant motor function improvement after contemporary task-oriented interventions using machine learning approaches
Accurate prediction of motor recovery after stroke is critical for treatment decisions and planning. Machine learning has been proposed to be a promising technique for outcome prediction because of its high ac... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - September 29, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Hiren Kumar Thakkar, Wan-wen Liao, Ching-yi Wu, Yu-Wei Hsieh and Tsong-Hai Lee Tags: Research Source Type: research

Technology-aided assessment of functionally relevant sensorimotor impairments in arm and hand of post-stroke individuals
Assessing arm and hand sensorimotor impairments that are functionally relevant is essential to optimize the impact of neurorehabilitation interventions. Technology-aided assessments should provide a sensitive ... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - September 25, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Christoph M. Kanzler, Anne Schwarz, Jeremia P. O. Held, Andreas R. Luft, Roger Gassert and Olivier Lambercy Tags: Methodology Source Type: research

Virtual reality-based treatment for regaining upper extremity function induces cortex grey matter changes in persons with acquired brain injury
Individuals with acquired brain injuries (ABI) are in need of neurorehabilitation and neurorepair. Virtual anatomical interactivity (VAI) presents a digital game-like format in which ABI survivors with upper l... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - September 12, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Ji ří Keller, Ivana Štětkářová, Vince Macri, Simone Kühn, Jakub Pětioký, Stefano Gualeni, С. Douglas Simmons, Sajay Arthanat and Paul Zilber Tags: Research Source Type: research

Classification of Parkinson ’s disease and essential tremor based on balance and gait characteristics from wearable motion sensors via machine learning techniques: a data-driven approach
Parkinson ’s disease (PD) and essential tremor (ET) are movement disorders that can have similar clinical characteristics including tremor and gait difficulty. These disorders can be misdiagnosed leading to del... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - September 11, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Sanghee Moon, Hyun-Je Song, Vibhash D. Sharma, Kelly E. Lyons, Rajesh Pahwa, Abiodun E. Akinwuntan and Hannes Devos Tags: Research Source Type: research

Quantitative description of upper extremity function and activity of people with spinal muscular atrophy
Therapeutic management of the upper extremity (UE) function of people with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) requires sensitive and objective assessment. Therefore, we aimed to measure physiologic UE function of S... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - September 11, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Mariska M. H. P. Janssen, Laura H. C. Peeters and Imelda J. M. de Groot Tags: Research Source Type: research

Users with spinal cord injury experience of robotic Locomotor exoskeletons: a qualitative study of the benefits, limitations, and recommendations
Persons with spinal cord injury (SCI) may experience both psychological and physiological benefits from robotic locomotor exoskeleton use, and knowledgeable users may have valuable perspectives to inform futur... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - September 11, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Dominique Kinnett-Hopkins, Chaithanya K. Mummidisetty, Linda Ehrlich-Jones, Deborah Crown, Rachel A. Bond, Marc H. Applebaum, Arun Jayaraman, Catherine Furbish, Gail Forrest, Edelle Field-Fote and Allen W. Heinemann Tags: Research Source Type: research

Exoskeleton use in post-stroke gait rehabilitation: a qualitative study of the perspectives of persons post-stroke and physiotherapists
Wearable powered exoskeletons are a new and emerging technology developed to provide sensory-guided motorized lower limb assistance enabling intensive task specific locomotor training utilizing typical lower l... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - September 10, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Julie Vaughan-Graham, Dina Brooks, Lowell Rose, Goldie Nejat, Jose Pons and Kara Patterson Tags: Research Source Type: research

Multisensory cueing facilitates naming in aphasia
Impaired naming is a ubiquitous symptom in all types of aphasia, which often adversely impacts independence, quality of life, and recovery of affected individuals. Previous research has demonstrated that namin... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - September 9, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Klaudia Grechuta, Bel én Rubio Ballester, Rosa Espín Munné, Teresa Usabiaga Bernal, Begoña Molina Hervás, Bettina Mohr, Friedemann Pulvermüller, Rosa Maria San Segundo and Paul F. M. J. Verschure Tags: Research Source Type: research

Toward a hybrid exoskeleton for crouch gait in children with cerebral palsy: neuromuscular electrical stimulation for improved knee extension
Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation (NMES) has been utilized for many years in cerebral palsy (CP) with limited success despite its inherent potential for improving muscle size and/or strength, inhibiting or ... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - September 3, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Blynn L. Shideler, Thomas C. Bulea, Ji Chen, Christopher J. Stanley, Andrew J. Gravunder and Diane L. Damiano Tags: Research Source Type: research

Continuous supplementary tactile feedback can be applied (and then removed) to enhance precision manipulation
Human sensorimotor control of dexterous manipulation relies on afferent sensory signals. Explicit tactile feedback is generally not available to prosthetic hand users, who have to rely on incidental informatio... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - August 28, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Leonardo Cappello, Waleed Alghilan, Massimiliano Gabardi, Daniele Leonardis, Michele Barsotti, Antonio Frisoli and Christian Cipriani Tags: Research Source Type: research

Rectus femoris hyperreflexia contributes to Stiff-Knee gait after stroke
Stiff-Knee gait (SKG) after stroke is often accompanied by decreased knee flexion angle during the swing phase. The decreased knee flexion has been hypothesized to originate from excessive quadriceps activatio... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - August 26, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Tunc Akbas, Kyoungsoon Kim, Kathleen Doyle, Kathleen Manella, Robert Lee, Patrick Spicer, Maria Knikou and James Sulzer Tags: Research Source Type: research

Pressure based MRI-compatible muscle fascicle length and joint angle estimation
Functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) provides critical information about the neurophysiology of the central nervous systems (CNS), posing clinical significance for the understanding of neuropathologies... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - August 26, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Hyungeun Song, Erica Israel, Shriya Srinivasan and Hugh Herr Tags: Research Source Type: research

Self-selected step length asymmetry is not explained by energy cost minimization in individuals with chronic stroke
Asymmetric gait post-stroke is associated with decreased mobility, yet individuals with chronic stroke often self-select an asymmetric gait despite being capable of walking more symmetrically. The purpose of t... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - August 26, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Thu M. Nguyen, Rachel W. Jackson, Yashar Aucie, Digna de Kam, Steven H. Collins and Gelsy Torres-Oviedo Tags: Research Source Type: research

Exploring augmented grasping capabilities in a multi-synergistic soft bionic hand
State-of-the-art bionic hands incorporate hi-tech devices which try to overcome limitations of conventional single grip systems. Unfortunately, their complexity often limits mechanical robustness and intuitive... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - August 25, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Cristina Piazza, Ann M. Simon, Kristi L. Turner, Laura A. Miller, Manuel G. Catalano, Antonio Bicchi and Levi J. Hargrove Tags: Research Source Type: research

Neurocognitive robot-assisted rehabilitation of hand function: a randomized control trial on motor recovery in subacute stroke
Hand function is often impaired after stroke, strongly affecting the ability to perform daily activities. Upper limb robotic devices have been developed to complement rehabilitation therapy offered to persons ... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - August 24, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Raffaele Ranzani, Olivier Lambercy, Jean-Claude Metzger, Antonella Califfi, Stefania Regazzi, Daria Dinacci, Claudio Petrillo, Paolo Rossi, Fabio M. Conti and Roger Gassert Tags: Research Source Type: research

Traumatic brain injury neuroelectrochemical monitoring: behind-the-ear micro-instrument and cloud application
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is a leading cause of fatality and disability worldwide, partly due to the occurrence of secondary injury and late interventions. Correct diagnosis and timely monitoring ensure eff... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - August 21, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Momen K. Tageldeen, Sally A. N. Gowers, Chi L. Leong, Martyn G. Boutelle and Emmanuel M. Drakakis Tags: Research Source Type: research

Virtual reality-based action observation facilitates the acquisition of body-powered prosthetic control skills
Regular body-powered (BP) prosthesis training facilitates the acquisition of skills through repeated practice but requires adequate time and motivation. Therefore, auxiliary tools such as indirect training may... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - August 20, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Manabu Yoshimura, Hiroshi Kurumadani, Junya Hirata, Hiroshi Osaka, Katsutoshi Senoo, Shota Date, Akio Ueda, Yosuke Ishii, Seiji Kinoshita, Kozo Hanayama and Toru Sunagawa Tags: Research Source Type: research

Novel design for a dynamic ankle foot orthosis with motion feedback used for training in patients with hemiplegic gait: a pilot study
We designed a novel ankle foot orthosis (AFO), namely, ideal training AFO (IT-AFO), with motion feedback on the hemiparetic lower limb to improve ambulation in individuals with stroke-related hemiplegia. We, t... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - August 18, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Chih-Chao Hsu, Yin-Kai Huang, Jiunn-Horng Kang, Yi-Feng Ko, Chia-Wei Liu, Fu-Shan Jaw and Shih-Ching Chen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Cortical priming strategies for gait training after stroke: a controlled, stratified trial
Stroke survivors experience chronic gait impairments, so rehabilitation has focused on restoring ambulatory capacity. High-intensity speed-based treadmill training (HISTT) is one form of walking rehabilitation... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - August 17, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Sangeetha Madhavan, Brice T. Cleland, Anjali Sivaramakrishnan, Sally Freels, Hyosok Lim, Fernando D. Testai and Daniel M. Corcos Tags: Research Source Type: research

Sensitivity to temporal parameters of intraneural tactile sensory feedback
Recent studies have shown that neural stimulation can be used to provide artificial sensory feedback to amputees eliciting sensations referred on the amputated hand. The temporal properties of the neural stimu... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - August 15, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Giacomo Valle, Ivo Strauss, Edoardo D ’Anna, Giuseppe Granata, Riccardo Di Iorio, Thomas Stieglitz, Paolo Maria Rossini, Stanisa Raspopovic, Francesco Maria Petrini and Silvestro Micera Tags: Research Source Type: research

Passive, yet not inactive: robotic exoskeleton walking increases cortical activation dependent on task
Experimental designs using surrogate gait-like movements, such as in functional magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), cannot fully capture the cortical activation associated with overground gait. Overground gait i... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - August 10, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Sue Peters, Shannon B. Lim, Dennis R. Louie, Chieh-ling Yang and Janice J. Eng Tags: Research Source Type: research

Mediolateral damping of an overhead body weight support system assists stability during treadmill walking
Body weight support systems with three or more degrees of freedom (3-DoF) are permissive and safe environments that provide unloading and allow unrestricted movement in any direction. This enables training of ... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - August 10, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: M. Bannwart, S. L. Bayer, N. K önig Ignasiak, M. Bolliger, G. Rauter and C. A. Easthope Tags: Research Source Type: research

Feasibility and potential effects of using the electro-dress Mollii on spasticity and functioning in chronic stroke
Spasticity after lesions of central motor pathways may be disabling and there is a need for new, cost-effective treatment methods. One novel approach is offered by the electro-dress Mollii ®, primarily designed... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - August 10, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Susanne Palmcrantz, Gaia Valentina Pennati, Hanna Bergling and J örgen Borg Tags: Research Source Type: research