The effects of cerebrospinal fluid tap-test on idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus: an inertial sensors based assessment
Gait disturbances are typical of persons with idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus (iNPH) without signs distinctive from other neurodegenerative and vascular conditions. Cerebrospinal fluid tap-test (CSF-T... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - January 16, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Alberto Ferrari, David Milletti, Giulia Giannini, Sabina Cevoli, Federico Oppi, Giorgio Palandri, Luca Albini-Riccioli, Paolo Mantovani, Laura Anderlucci, Pietro Cortelli and Lorenzo Chiari Tags: Research Source Type: research

Does a novel exergame challenge balance and activate muscles more than existing off-the-shelf exergames?
Novel balance-targeting exergames controlled with off-the-shelf hardware, were developed based on current recommendations for balance training in healthy older adults and documented shortcomings of existing ga... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - January 15, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Jente Willaert, Aijse Willem De Vries, Julie Tavernier, Jaap H. Van Dieen, Ilse Jonkers and Sabine Verschueren Tags: Research Source Type: research

Effects of bodyweight support and guidance force on muscle activation during Locomat walking in people with stroke: a cross-sectional study
Locomat is a robotic exoskeleton providing guidance force and bodyweight support to facilitate intensive walking training for people with stroke. Although the Locomat has been reported to be effective in impro... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - January 13, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Jianhua Lin, Guojiong Hu, Jun Ran, Linyu Chen, Xian Zhang and Yanxin Zhang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Budget impact analysis of robotic exoskeleton use for locomotor training following spinal cord injury in four SCI Model Systems
We know little about the budget impact of integrating robotic exoskeleton over-ground training into therapy services for locomotor training. The purpose of this study was to estimate the budget impact of addin... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - January 10, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Daniel Pinto, Mauricio Garnier, Jason Barbas, Shuo-Hsiu Chang, Susan Charlifue, Edelle Field-Fote, Catherine Furbish, Candy Tefertiller, Chaithanya K. Mummidisetty, Heather Taylor, Arun Jayaraman and Allen W. Heinemann Tags: Research Source Type: research

Correction to: A suite of automated tools to quantify hand and wrist motor function after cervical spinal cord injury
The original article [1] contains several errors which the authors would like to rectify: (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - January 7, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Katelyn M. Grasse, Seth A. Hays, Kimiya C. Rahebi, Victoria S. Warren, Elizabeth A. Garcia, Jane G. Wigginton, Michael P. Kilgard and Robert L. Rennaker II Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Clinician awareness of brain computer interfaces: a Canadian national survey
Individuals with severe neurological disabilities but preserved cognition, including children, are often precluded from connecting with their environments. Brain computer interfaces (BCI) are a potential solut... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - January 6, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Sasha Letourneau, Ephrem Takele Zewdie, Zeanna Jadavji, John Andersen, Lee M. Burkholder and Adam Kirton Tags: Research Source Type: research

Reliability, validity and discriminant ability of a robotic device for finger training in patients with subacute stroke
The majority of stroke survivors experiences significant hand impairments, as weakness and spasticity, with a severe impact on the activity of daily living. To objectively evaluate hand deficits, quantitative ... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - January 3, 2020 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Marco Germanotta, Valerio Gower, Dionysia Papadopoulou, Arianna Cruciani, Cristiano Pecchioli, Rita Mosca, Gabriele Speranza, Catuscia Falsini, Francesca Cecchi, Federica Vannetti, Angelo Montesano, Silvia Galeri, Furio Gramatica and Irene Aprile Tags: Research Source Type: research

Development of 3D-printed myoelectric hand orthosis for patients with spinal cord injury
Spinal cord injury (SCI) is a severe medical condition affecting the hand and locomotor function. New medical technologies, including various wearable devices, as well as rehabilitation treatments are being de... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - December 30, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Hyun-Joon Yoo, Sangbaek Lee, Jongheon Kim, Chanki Park and Boreom Lee Tags: Research Source Type: research

The nature and extent of upper limb associated reactions during walking in people with acquired brain injury
Upper limb associated reactions (ARs) are common in people with acquired brain injury (ABI). Despite this, there is no gold-standard outcome measure and no kinematic description of this movement disorder. The ... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - December 27, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Michelle B. Kahn, Ross A. Clark, Gavin Williams, Kelly J. Bower, Megan Banky, John Olver and Benjamin F. Mentiplay Tags: Research Source Type: research

Increased gait variability during robot-assisted walking is accompanied by increased sensorimotor brain activity in healthy people
Gait disorders are major symptoms of neurological diseases affecting the quality of life. Interventions that restore walking and allow patients to maintain safe and independent mobility are essential. Robot-as... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - December 27, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Alisa Berger, Fabian Horst, Fabian Steinberg, Fabian Thomas, Claudia M üller-Eising, Wolfgang I. Schöllhorn and Michael Doppelmayr Tags: Research Source Type: research

Robotic body weight support enables safe stair negotiation in compliance with basic locomotor principles
After a neurological injury, mobility focused rehabilitation programs intensively train walking on treadmills or overground. However, after discharge, quite a few patients are not able to independently negotia... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - December 23, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: M. Bannwart, E. Rohland, C. A. Easthope, G. Rauter and M. Bolliger Tags: Research Source Type: research

Individualized feedback to change multiple gait deficits in chronic stroke
Walking deficits in people post-stroke are often multiple and idiosyncratic in nature. Limited patient and therapist resources necessitate prioritization of deficits such that some may be left unaddressed. Mor... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - December 23, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Kevin A. Day, Kendra M. Cherry-Allen and Amy J. Bastian Tags: Research Source Type: research

Effects of supraspinal feedback on human gait: rhythmic auditory distortion
Different types of sound cues have been used to adapt the human gait rhythm. We investigated whether young healthy volunteers followed subliminal metronome rhythm changes during gait. (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - December 23, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Arturo Forner-Cordero, Jo ão Pedro Pinho, Guilherme Umemura, João Carlos Lourenço, Bruno Mezêncio, Cinthia Itiki and Hermano Igo Krebs Tags: Research Source Type: research

Psychometric characterization of incidental feedback sources during grasping with a hand prosthesis
A prosthetic system should ideally reinstate the bidirectional communication between the user ’s brain and its end effector by restoring both motor and sensory functions lost after an amputation. However, curre... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - December 10, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Meike Annika Wilke, Christian Niethammer, Britta Meyer, Dario Farina and Strahinja Dosen Tags: Research Source Type: research

A high-performance 8  nV/√Hz 8-channel wearable and wireless system for real-time monitoring of bioelectrical signals
It is widely accepted by the scientific community that bioelectrical signals, which can be used for the identification of neurophysiological biomarkers indicative of a diseased or pathological state, could dir... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - December 10, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Konstantinos Petkos, Simos Koutsoftidis, Thomas Guiho, Patrick Degenaar, Andrew Jackson, Stephen E. Greenwald, Peter Brown, Timothy Denison and Emmanuel M. Drakakis Tags: Research Source Type: research

Stretch reflex excitability in contralateral limbs of stroke survivors is higher than in matched controls
Spasticity, characterized by hyperreflexia, is a motor impairment that can arise following a hemispheric stroke. While the neural mechanisms underlying spasticity in chronic stroke survivors are unknown, one p... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - December 5, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Taimoor Afzal, Matthieu K. Chardon, William Z. Rymer and Nina L. Suresh Tags: Research Source Type: research

Actigraphic measurement of the upper limbs movements in acute stroke patients
Stroke units provide patients with a multiparametric monitoring of vital functions, while no instruments are actually available for a continuous monitoring of patients motor performance. Our aim was to develop... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - December 4, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Chiara Iacovelli, Pietro Caliandro, Marco Rabuffetti, Luca Padua, Chiara Simbolotti, Giuseppe Reale, Maurizio Ferrarin and Paolo Maria Rossini Tags: Research Source Type: research

Effects of extended stance time on a powered knee prosthesis and gait symmetry on the lateral control of balance during walking in individuals with unilateral amputation
Individuals with lower limb amputation commonly exhibit large gait asymmetries that are associated with secondary health issues. It has been shown that they are capable of attaining improved temporal and propu... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 29, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Andrea Brandt and He ( Helen) Huang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Development of a new high sensitivity mechanical switch for augmentative and alternative communication access in people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
People with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (PwALS) in the advanced phase are critically affected by an almost total loss of mobility and severe communication problems. Scanning access based on the patient ’s int... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 29, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: M. Caligari, M. Godi, M. Giardini and R. Colombo Tags: Research Source Type: research

The effects of FES cycling combined with virtual reality racing biofeedback on voluntary function after incomplete SCI: a pilot study
Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES) cycling can benefit health and may lead to neuroplastic changes following incomplete spinal cord injury (SCI). Our theory is that greater neurological recovery occurs wh... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 27, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Lynsey D. Duffell, Sue Paddison, Ahmad F. Alahmary, Nick Donaldson and Jane Burridge Tags: Research Source Type: research

EMG-based vibro-tactile biofeedback training: effective learning accelerator for children and adolescents with dystonia? A pilot crossover trial
This study is aimed at better understanding the role of a wearable and silent ElectroMyoGraphy-based biofeedback on motor learning in children and adolescents with primary and secondary dystonia. (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 27, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Claudia Casellato, Emilia Ambrosini, Andrea Galbiati, Emilia Biffi, Ambra Cesareo, Elena Beretta, Francesca Lunardini, Giovanna Zorzi, Terence D. Sanger and Alessandra Pedrocchi Tags: Research Source Type: research

The effects of ankle stiffness on mechanics and energetics of walking with added loads: a prosthetic emulator study
The human ankle joint has an influential role in the regulation of the mechanics and energetics of gait. The human ankle can modulate its joint ‘quasi-stiffness’ (ratio of plantarflexion moment to dorsiflexion... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 21, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Erica A. Hedrick, Philippe Malcolm, Jason M. Wilken and Kota Z. Takahashi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Retraining walking over ground in a powered exoskeleton after spinal cord injury: a prospective cohort study to examine functional gains and neuroplasticity
Powered exoskeletons provide a way to stand and walk for people with severe spinal cord injury. Here, we used the ReWalk exoskeleton to determine the training dosage required for walking proficiency, the senso... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 21, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Atif S. Khan, Donna C. Livingstone, Caitlin L. Hurd, Jennifer Duchcherer, John E. Misiaszek, Monica A. Gorassini, Patricia J. Manns and Jaynie F. Yang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Movement kinematics and proprioception in post-stroke spasticity: assessment using the Kinarm robotic exoskeleton
Motor impairment after stroke interferes with performance of everyday activities. Upper limb spasticity may further disrupt the movement patterns that enable optimal function; however, the specific features of... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 21, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: George Mochizuki, Andrew Centen, Myles Resnick, Catherine Lowrey, Sean P. Dukelow and Stephen H. Scott Tags: Research Source Type: research

Stable, three degree-of-freedom myoelectric prosthetic control via chronic bipolar intramuscular electrodes: a case study
Modern prosthetic hands are typically controlled using skin surface electromyographic signals (EMG) from remaining muscles in the residual limb. However, surface electrode performance is limited by changes in ... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 21, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Hendrik Adriaan Dewald, Platon Lukyanenko, Joris M. Lambrecht, James Robert Anderson, Dustin J. Tyler, Robert F. Kirsch and Matthew R. Williams Tags: Research Source Type: research

Wearable technology in stroke rehabilitation: towards improved diagnosis and treatment of upper-limb motor impairment
Stroke is one of the main causes of long-term disability worldwide, placing a large burden on individuals and society. Rehabilitation after stroke consists of an iterative process involving assessments and spe... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 19, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Pablo Maceira-Elvira, Traian Popa, Anne-Christine Schmid and Friedhelm C. Hummel Tags: Review Source Type: research

Pathway-specific modulatory effects of neuromuscular electrical stimulation during pedaling in chronic stroke survivors
Neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) is extensively used in stroke motor rehabilitation. How it promotes motor recovery remains only partially understood. NMES could change muscular properties, produce ... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 19, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Shi-Chun Bao, Wing-Cheong Leung, Vincent C. K. Cheung, Ping Zhou and Kai-Yu Tong Tags: Research Source Type: research

Beyond the target area: an integrative view of tDCS-induced motor cortex modulation in patients and athletes
Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) is a non-invasive technique used to modulate neural tissue. Neuromodulation apparently improves cognitive functions in several neurologic diseases treatment and s... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 15, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Edgard Morya, K átia Monte-Silva, Marom Bikson, Zeinab Esmaeilpour, Claudinei Eduardo Biazoli Jr, Andre Fonseca, Tommaso Bocci, Faranak Farzan, Raaj Chatterjee, Jeffrey M. Hausdorff, Daniel Gomes da Silva Machado, André Russowsky Brunoni, Eva Mezger, Lu Tags: Review Source Type: research

Correction to: Does transcranial direct current stimulation improve functional locomotion in people with Parkinson ’s disease? A systematic review and meta-analysis
In the original article [1], we mentioned that some study characteristics of the article by Dagan and colleagues [2] were unavailable. (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 14, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Hyo Keun Lee, Se Ji Ahn, Yang Mi Shin, Nyeonju Kang and James H. Cauraugh Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Improving bimanual interaction with a prosthesis using semi-autonomous control
The loss of a hand is a traumatic experience that substantially compromises an individual ’s capability to interact with his environment. The myoelectric prostheses are state-of-the-art (SoA) functional replace... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 14, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Robin Volkmar, Strahinja Dosen, Jose Gonzalez-Vargas, Marcus Baum and Marko Markovic Tags: Research Source Type: research

Effect of vibration characteristics and vibror arrangement on the tactile perception of the upper arm in healthy subjects and upper limb amputees
Vibrotactile stimulation is a promising venue in the field of prosthetics to retrain sensory feedback deficits following amputation. Discrimination is well established at the forearm level but not at the upper... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 13, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Matthieu Guemann, Sandra Bouvier, Christophe Halgand, Florent Paclet, Leo Borrini, Damien Ricard, Eric Lapeyre, Daniel Cattaert and Aymar de Rugy Tags: Research Source Type: research

Interaction between position sense and force control in bimanual tasks
Several daily living activities require people to coordinate the motion and the force produced by both arms, using their position sense and sense of effort. However, to date, the interaction in bimanual tasks ... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 8, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Giulia Ballardini, Valentina Ponassi, Elisa Galofaro, Giorgio Carlini, Francesca Marini, Laura Pellegrino, Pietro Morasso and Maura Casadio Tags: Research Source Type: research

An extension of Phase Linearity Measurement for revealing cross frequency coupling among brain areas
Brain areas need to coordinate their activity in order to enable complex behavioral responses. Synchronization is one of the mechanisms neural ensembles use to communicate. While synchronization between signal... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 7, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Pierpaolo Sorrentino, Michele Ambrosanio, Rosaria Rucco and Fabio Baselice Tags: Research Source Type: research

Offline effects of transcranial direct current stimulation on reaction times of lower extremity movements in people after stroke: a pilot cross-over study
Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) is a non-invasive brain stimulation technique that has shown promise for rehabilitation after stroke. Ipsilesional anodal tDCS (a-tDCS) over the motor cortex incr... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 7, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Milou J. M. Coppens, Wouter H. A. Staring, Jorik Nonnekes, Alexander C. H. Geurts and Vivian Weerdesteyn Tags: Research Source Type: research

Modular motor control of the sound limb in gait of people with trans-femoral amputation
The above-knee amputation of a lower limb is a severe impairment that affects significantly the ability to walk; considering this, a complex adaptation strategy at the neuromuscular level is needed in order to... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 6, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Cristiano De Marchis, Simone Ranaldi, Mariano Serrao, Alberto Ranavolo, Francesco Draicchio, Francesco Lacquaniti and Silvia Conforto Tags: Research Source Type: research

SenseJoy, a pluggable solution for assessing user behavior during powered wheelchair driving tasks
The complex task of Electric Powered Wheelchairs (EPW) prescription relies mainly on personal experience and subjective observations despite standardized processes and protocols. The most informative measureme... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 6, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Olivier Rabreau, Sylvain Chevallier, Luc Chassagne and Eric Monacelli Tags: Research Source Type: research

Leap motion controlled video game-based therapy for upper limb rehabilitation in patients with Parkinson ’s disease: a feasibility study
Non-immersive video games are currently being used as technological rehabilitation tools for individuals with Parkinson ’s disease (PD). The aim of this feasibility study was to evaluate the effectiveness of th... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 6, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Pilar Fern ández-González, María Carratalá-Tejada, Esther Monge-Pereira, Susana Collado-Vázquez, Patricia Sánchez-Herrera Baeza, Alicia Cuesta-Gómez, Edwin Daniel Oña-Simbaña, Alberto Jardón-Huete, Francisco Molina-Rueda, Carlos Balaguer-Bernald Tags: Research Source Type: research

Model for prompt and effective classification of motion recovery after stroke considering muscle strength and coordination factors
Muscle synergies are now widely discussed as a method for evaluating the existence of redundant neural networks that can be activated to enhance stroke rehabilitation. However, this approach was initially conc... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 4, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Álvaro Costa-García, Ken-ichi Ozaki, Hiroshi Yamasaki, Matti Itkonen, Fady Alnajjar S., Shotaro Okajima, Masanori Tanimoto, Izumi Kondo and Shingo Shimoda Tags: Methodology Source Type: research

Detecting compensatory movements of stroke survivors using pressure distribution data and machine learning algorithms
Compensatory movements are commonly employed by stroke survivors during seated reaching and may have negative effects on their long-term recovery. Detecting compensation is useful for coaching the patient to r... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - November 4, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Siqi Cai, Guofeng Li, Xiaoya Zhang, Shuangyuan Huang, Haiqing Zheng, Ke Ma and Longhan Xie Tags: Research Source Type: research

Home used, patient self-managed, brain-computer interface for the management of central neuropathic pain post spinal cord injury: usability study
Central Neuropathic Pain (CNP) is a frequent chronic condition in people with spinal cord injury (SCI). Previously, we showed that using laboratory brain-computer interface (BCI) technology for neurofeedback (... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 30, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: M. K. H. Al-Taleb, M. Purcell, M. Fraser, N. Petric-Gray and A. Vuckovic Tags: Research Source Type: research

Vision does not always help stroke survivors compensate for impaired limb position sense
Position sense is commonly impaired after stroke. Traditional rehabilitation methods instruct patients to visualize their limbs to compensate for impaired position sense. (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 30, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Troy M. Herter, Stephen H. Scott and Sean P. Dukelow Tags: Research Source Type: research

Detection of body postures and movements in ambulatory adults with cerebral palsy: a novel and valid measure of physical behaviour
Accurate measurement of physical behaviour is paramount to better understand lifestyle, health, and functioning, particularly in adults with physical disability as they may be at higher risk of sedentary lifes... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 29, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Everett A. Claridge, Rita J. G. van den Berg-Emons, Herwin L. D. Horemans, Wilma M. A. van der Slot, Nick van der Stam, Ada Tang, Brian W. Timmons, Jan Willem Gorter and Johannes B. J. Bussmann Tags: Research Source Type: research

Neural stimulation systems for the control of refractory epilepsy: a review
Epilepsy affects nearly 1% of the world ’s population. A third of epilepsy patients suffer from a kind of epilepsy that cannot be controlled by current medications. For those where surgery is not an option, neu... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 29, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Matthew D. Bigelow and Abbas Z. Kouzani Tags: Review Source Type: research

Harnessing smartphone technology and three dimensional printing to create a mobile rehabilitation system, mRehab: assessment of usability and consistency in measurement
Residual sensorimotor deficits are common following stroke. While it has been demonstrated that targeted practice can result in improvements in functional mobility years post stroke, there is little to support... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 29, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Sutanuka Bhattacharjya, Matthew C. Stafford, Lora Anne Cavuoto, Zhuolin Yang, Chen Song, Heamchand Subryan, Wenyao Xu and Jeanne Langan Tags: Research Source Type: research

Integrated robotics platform with haptic control differentiates subjects with Parkinson ’s disease from controls and quantifies the motor effects of levodopa
The use of integrated robotic technology to quantify the spectrum of motor symptoms of Parkinson ’s Disease (PD) has the potential to facilitate objective assessment that is independent of clinical ratings. The... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 26, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Pauline Gaprielian, Stephen H. Scott, Catherine Lowrey, Stuart Reid, Giovanna Pari and Ron Levy Tags: Research Source Type: research

Cervical trans-spinal direct current stimulation: a modelling-experimental approach
Trans-spinal direct current stimulation (tsDCS) is a non-invasive technique with promising neuromodulatory effects on spinal cord (SC) circuitry. Computational studies are essential to guide effective tsDCS pr... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 25, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Sofia Rita Fernandes, Mariana Pereira, Ricardo Salvador, Pedro Cavaleiro Miranda and Mamede de Carvalho Tags: Research Source Type: research

Effects of virtual reality-based planar motion exercises on upper extremity function, range of motion, and health-related quality of life: a multicenter, single-blinded, randomized, controlled pilot study
Virtual reality (VR)-based rehabilitation is considered a beneficial therapeutic option for stroke rehabilitation. This pilot study assessed the clinical feasibility of a newly developed VR-based planar motion... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 24, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Mina Park, Myoung-Hwan Ko, Sang-Wook Oh, Ji-Yeong Lee, Yeajin Ham, Hyoseok Yi, Younggeun Choi, Dokyeong Ha and Joon-Ho Shin Tags: Research Source Type: research

Learning and transfer of complex motor skills in virtual reality: a perspective review
The development of more effective rehabilitative interventions requires a better understanding of how humans learn and transfer motor skills in real-world contexts. Presently, clinicians design interventions t... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 18, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Danielle E. Levac, Meghan E. Huber and Dagmar Sternad Tags: Review Source Type: research

A novel wearable device to deliver unconstrained, unpredictable slip perturbations during gait
Task-specific perturbation training is a widely studied means of fall prevention, utilizing techniques that induce slips or slip-like perturbations during gait. Though effective, these methods only simulate na... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 17, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Corbin M. Rasmussen and Nathaniel H. Hunt Tags: Methodology Source Type: research

Advantages of using 3D virtual reality based training in persons with Parkinson ’s disease: a parallel study
Parkinson ’s disease (PD) is a slowly progressive neurodegenerative disease. There are mixed reports on success of physiotherapy in patients with PD. Our objective was to investigate the functional improvements... (Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation)
Source: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation - October 17, 2019 Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Imre Cikajlo and Karmen Peterlin Potisk Tags: Research Source Type: research