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Right middle cerebral artery infarct after minor head trauma in an infant: case report and literature review - Khalid MT, Chan DWS, Tan EEK, Seow WT, Ng LP, Low DCY, Low SYY.
Ishaemic stroke (IS) in the paediatric population is extremely rare. In this age group, the occurrence of IS often concurs with underlying congenital heart disease, haematological, metabolic or immunological conditions. In contrast, the association between...
Source: SafetyLit - November 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Gene expression profiling of humans under exertional heat stress: comparisons between persons with and without exertional heat stroke - Ren MQ, Kazman JB, Abraham PA, Atias-Varon D, Heled Y, Deuster PA.
Exertional heat stroke (EHS) is a leading cause of preventable morbidity and mortality among both athletes and warfighters. Therefore, it is important to find blood biomarkers to predict susceptibility to EHS. We compared gene expression profiling from blo...
Source: SafetyLit - October 31, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

Effects of visual feedback training and visual targets on muscle activation, balancing, and walking ability in adults after hemiplegic stroke: a preliminary, randomized, controlled study - Pak NW, Lee JH.
The aim of this randomized, controlled study was to investigate the effect of visual feedback through visual targets on muscle activity, balance, and gait in stroke patients. Patients were recruited from the inpatient unit of a rehabilitation hospital. Twe...
Source: SafetyLit - October 26, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Dance-based exergaming for upper extremity rehabilitation and reducing fall-risk in community-dwelling individuals with chronic stroke. A preliminary study - Subramaniam S, Bhatt T.
This study pri...
Source: SafetyLit - October 4, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Interventions for preventing falls in people after stroke - Denissen S, Staring W, Kunkel D, Pickering RM, Lennon S, Geurts AC, Weerdesteyn V, Verheyden GS.
BACKGROUND: Falls are one of the most common complications after stroke, with a reported incidence ranging between 7% in the first week and 73% in the first year post stroke. This is an updated version of the original Cochrane Review published in 2013. ...
Source: SafetyLit - October 4, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Effectiveness of Wii Fit Balance board in comparison with other interventions for post-stroke balance rehabilitation. Systematic review and meta-analysis - Garcia-Munoz C, Casuso-Holgado MJ.
INTRODUCTION: Virtual reality is a booming therapeutic tool within the neurorehabilitation field. Among the different non-inmersive virtual reality systems, the most outstanding is the platform, Wii Fit Balance. AIM: To review the scientific litera...
Source: SafetyLit - September 30, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Virtual reality-based balance training system augmented with operant conditioning paradigm - Kumar D, Sinha N, Dutta A, Lahiri U.
BACKGROUND: Stroke-related sensory and motor deficits often steal away the independent mobility and balance from stroke survivors. Often, this compels the stroke survivors to rely heavily on their non-paretic leg during weight shifting to execute activitie...
Source: SafetyLit - August 30, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Exertional heat-stroke preparedness in high school football by region and state mandate presence - Kerr ZY, Scarneo-Miller SE, Yeargin SW, Grundstein AJ, Casa DJ, Pryor RR, Register-Mihalik JK.
CONTEXT: Exertional heat stroke (EHS) is a leading cause of sudden death in high school football players. Preparedness strategies can mitigate EHS incidence and severity. OBJECTIVE: To examine EHS preparedness among high school football programs an...
Source: SafetyLit - August 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Early body weight-supported overground walking training in patients with stroke in subacute phase compared to conventional physiotherapy: a randomized controlled pilot study - Brunelli S, Iosa M, Fusco FR, Pirri C, Di Giunta C, Foti C, Traballesi M.
Among the new rehabilitation strategies aimed at improving independent walking after stroke, the body weight-support training allows an early and controlled ambulatory training. To date, most available studies are based on treadmill body weight-support (BW...
Source: SafetyLit - August 21, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Design of the user interface for "Stappy", a sensor-feedback system to facilitate walking in people after stroke: a user-centred approach - Jie LJ, Jamin G, Smit K, Beurskens A, Braun S.
Introduction: Sensor-feedback systems can be used to support people after stroke during independent practice of gait. The main aim of the study was to describe the user-centred approach to (re)design the user interface of the sensor feedback system ...
Source: SafetyLit - July 1, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Exertional heat stroke: pathophysiology, epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention - Knapik JJ, Epstein Y.
Temperature increases due to climate changes and operations expected to be conducted in hot environments make heat-related injuries a major medical concern for the military. The most serious of heat-related injuries is exertional heat stroke (EHS). EHS gen...
Source: SafetyLit - June 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

The association between performance on an interdisciplinary stroke assessment battery and falls in patients with acute stroke in an inpatient rehabilitation facility: a retrospective cohort study - Eikenberry M, Ganley KJ, Zhang N, Kinney C.
OBJECTIVE: Explore the association between demographic factors and functional performance measures of patients with acute stroke in an inpatient rehabilitation facility (IRF) and falls during the IRF stay, and to quantify the diagnostic accuracy of functio...
Source: SafetyLit - June 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

The epidemiology of fracture in patients with acute ischemic stroke in Korea - Lee KB, Lee JG, Kim BJ, Kim JY, Lee KJ, Han MK, Park JM, Kang K, Cho YJ, Park HK, Hong KS, Park TH, Lee SJ, Oh MS, Yu KH, Lee BC, Cha JK, Kim DH, Kim JT, Lee J, Hong JH, Sohn SI, Kim DE, Choi JC, Yeo MJ, Kim WJ, Chae JE, Lee JS, Lee J, Bae HJ.
BACKGROUND: Patients who survive an acute phase of stroke are at risk of falls and fractures afterwards. However, it is largely unknown how frequent fractures occur in the Asian stroke population. METHODS: Patients with acute (
Source: SafetyLit - June 10, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Prospectively classifying community walkers after stroke: who are they? - Mulder M, Nijland RHM, van de Port IG, van Wegen EEH, Kwakkel G.
OBJECTIVE: To classify patients with stroke into subgroups based on their characteristics at the moment of discharge from inpatient rehabilitation in order to predict community ambulation outcome six months later. DESIGN: Prospective cohort study w...
Source: SafetyLit - June 8, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Development of a patient reported outcome measures for measuring the impact of visual impairment following stroke - Hepworth LR, Rowe FJ, Burnside G.
BACKGROUND: Among the available patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs) there is an absence of a PROM with a specific focus on the impact of the wide variety of visual impairments following stroke. Our aim was to develop a patient reported quality of lif...
Source: SafetyLit - June 5, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Analysis of brain lesion impact on balance and gait following stroke - Handelzalts S, Melzer I, Soroker N.
Falls are a leading cause of serious injury and restricted participation among persons with stroke (PwS). Reactive balance control is essential for fall prevention, however, only a few studies have explored the effects of lesion characteristics (location a...
Source: SafetyLit - May 31, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Gait quality and velocity influences activity tracker accuracy in individuals post-stroke - Clay L, Webb M, Hargest C, Adhia DB.
Objective: Fitbit Zip ™ (FBZ) is a low-cost user-friendly device that could help motivate individuals post-stroke to increase their physical activity. However, inaccuracy in step counts from altered gait variables could cause dissatisfaction and re...
Source: SafetyLit - May 31, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Improved walking function in laboratory does not guarantee increased community walking in stroke survivors: potential role of gait biomechanics - Ardestani MM, Henderson CE, Hornby TG.
Reduced daily stepping in stroke survivors may contribute to decreased functional capacity and increased mortality. We investigated the relationships between clinical and biomechanical walking measures that may contribute to changes in daily stepping activ...
Source: SafetyLit - May 30, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Neuroimaging signatures of cerebral small vessel disease and risk of falls in stroke-free older adults living in rural Ecuador. The Atahualpa Project - Del Brutto OH, Peinado CD, Mera RM, Del Brutto VJ, Sedler MJ.
This study aimed to assess the association between neuroimaging signatures of cerebral small vessel disease (cSVD) and the risk of falls in stroke-free older adults living in rural Ecuador. METHODS: Risk of falls was evaluated by the Downt...
Source: SafetyLit - May 30, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

The development and feasibility of treadmill-induced fall recovery training applied to individuals with chronic stroke - Pigman J, Reisman DS, Pohlig RT, Wright TR, Crenshaw JR.
BACKGROUND: Exercise has failed to reduce falls in those with chronic stroke. A limitation of traditional exercise is that the motor responses needed to prevent a fall are not elicited (i.e. they lack processing specificity). Balance reactions often requir...
Source: SafetyLit - May 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Assessing the fall risks of community-dwelling stroke survivors using the Short-form Physiological Profile Assessment (S-PPA) - Liu TW, Ng SSM.
INTRODUCTION: Fall is common after stroke. The Short-form Physiological Profile Assessment (S-PPA) was developed to assess the fall risks and underlying physiological factors, and it has been used in healthy older adults and older adults with stroke. This ...
Source: SafetyLit - May 26, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Fall risk in stroke survivors: effects of stroke plus dementia and reduced motor functional capacity - Whitney DG, Dutt-Mazumder A, Peterson MD, Krishnan C.
BACKGROUND: Despite extensive research on falls among individuals with stroke, little is known regarding the impact of neurological conditions with comorbid diagnoses and motor functional capacity on the risk of falls in these individuals. Hence, the purpo...
Source: SafetyLit - May 13, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

First year post-stroke healthcare costs and fall-status among those discharged to the community - Walsh ME, Sorensen J, Galvin R, Williams DJ, Harbison JA, Murphy S, Collins R, McCabe DJ, Crowe M, Horgan NF.
INTRODUCTION: Falls are common post-stroke events but their relationship with healthcare costs is unclear. The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between healthcare costs in the first year after stroke and falls among survivors discharged to...
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Falls-Related EvEnts in the first year after StrokE in Ireland: results of the multi-centre prospective FREESE cohort study - Walsh ME, Galvin R, Williams DJ, Harbison JA, Murphy S, Collins R, McCabe DJ, Crowe M, Horgan NF.
This study aimed to describe the first-year falls incidence, circumstances and consequences among persons discharged home after stroke in Ireland, and to examine the association between potential r...
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Falls Source Type: news

Backward walking observational training improves gait ability in patients with chronic stroke: randomised controlled pilot study - Moon Y, Bae Y.
Backward walking has a positive effect on gait ability. Action observational training is an effective treatment method for stroke neurological disorders. This randomised comparator-controlled pilot study aimed to evaluate the feasibility of backward walkin...
Source: SafetyLit - April 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Exertional heat stroke within secondary school athletics - Adams WM.
Exertional heat stroke (EHS) remains one of the leading causes of sudden death in sport despite clear evidence showing 100% survivability with the proper standards of care in place and utilized. Of particular concern are student athletes competing at the s...
Source: SafetyLit - April 13, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

A qualitative exploration of the effect of visual field loss on daily life in home-dwelling stroke survivors - Hazelton C, Pollock A, Taylor A, Davis B, Walsh G, Brady MC.
OBJECTIVE:: To explore the effect of visual field loss on the daily life of community-dwelling stroke survivors. DESIGN:: A qualitative interview study. PARTICIPANTS:: Adult stroke survivors with visual field loss of at least six  months' duration...
Source: SafetyLit - April 4, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

The reliability and validity of the Survey of Activities and Fear of Falling in the Elderly for assessing fear and activity avoidance among stroke survivors - Liu TW, Ng SSM.
INTRODUCTION: Activity restriction due to fear of falling is a common problem after a stroke. It can lead to deteriorated physical condition, restricted social participation and deprived quality of life. The Survey of Activities and Fear of Falling in the ...
Source: SafetyLit - April 4, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Cognitive, emotional, and physical functioning as predictors of paid employment in people with stroke, traumatic brain injury, and spinal cord injury - Wong AWK, Chen C, Baum MC, Heaton RK, Goodman B, Heinemann AW.
OBJECTIVE: Our objective was to examine demographic, cognitive, emotional, and physical factors that predict return to paid employment for people after neurological injury. METHOD: Four hundred eighty adults with stroke (n = 149), traumatic brain i...
Source: SafetyLit - March 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Are recommended heat stroke treatments adequate for Australian workers? - Brearley MB.
Workers that combine physical exertion with exposure to hot conditions are susceptible to heat-related illnesses, including heat stroke. Despite recognition of cold water immersion as the heat stroke treatment of choice in the peer-reviewed literature, it ...
Source: SafetyLit - March 27, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

The effects of a community-based walking program on walking ability and fall-related self-efficacy of chronic stroke patients - Lee JM, Moon HH, Lee SK, Lee HL, Park YJ.
The objectives of this study were to evaluate the effects of community-based walking training (CWT) on the walking ability and fall-related self-efficacy of chronic stroke patients and compare the effects of CWT to the conventional walking programs in stro...
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Community-Based Prevention Source Type: news

The effect of ankle-foot orthoses on fall/near fall incidence in patients with (sub-)acute stroke: a randomized controlled trial - Nikamp CDM, Hobbelink MSH, van der Palen J, Hermens HJ, Rietman JS, Buurke JH.
Falls are commonly reported post-stroke. Ankle-foot orthoses (AFOs) are often provided to improve safety and walking, but the effect of their use in the reduction of falls after stroke is unknown. A randomized controlled trial (RCT) on the effects of AFO-p...
Source: SafetyLit - March 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

The sensitivity and specificity of the balance evaluation systems test-BESTest in determining risk of fall in stroke patients - Sahin IE, Guclu-Gunduz A, Yaz ıcı G, Ozkul C, Volkan-Yazici M, Nazliel B, Tekindal MA.
BACKGROUND: Balance disorders cause disability in stroke and increase risk of falls. The Balance Evaluation Systems Test (BESTest), examines balance, determines parameters causing balance disorders, provides information on risk factors for falls. O...
Source: SafetyLit - March 4, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Screening for post-stroke depression and cognitive impairment at baseline predicts long-term patient-centered outcomes after stroke - Kapoor A, Lanct ôt KL, Bayley M, Herrmann N, Murray BJ, Swartz RH.
BACKGROUND:: Independence and reintegration into community roles are important patient-centered outcomes after stroke. Depression and cognitive impairment are common post-stroke conditions that may impair long-term function even years after a stroke. Howev...
Source: SafetyLit - February 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The effect of cane height on walking and balance for stroke patients - Seo TH, Doo YT, Jung DI.
This study investigates the effects of using customized walking aids individualized for stroke patients by measuring the effects of different cane lengths to determine the ideal length of walking aids for stroke patients. METHODS: Cane leng...
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

The effects of balance and gait function on quality of life of stroke patients - Park J, Kim TH.
BACKGROUND: Stroke patients have a lower quality of life than other people. OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of balance and gait function of stroke patients on their quality of life. METHODS: Twenty-seven subje...
Source: SafetyLit - February 16, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Cognitive-motor interference in walking after stroke: test-retest reliability and validity of dual-task walking assessments - Tsang CSL, Chong DYK, Pang MYC.
OBJECTIVE:: To explore the reliability and validity of a series of dual-task mobility assessments among individuals post-stroke. DESIGN:: Observational study with repeated measures. SETTING:: University laboratory. PARTICIPANTS:: Thirty community-d...
Source: SafetyLit - February 9, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Prediction of life-space mobility in patients with stroke 2 months after discharge from rehabilitation: a retrospective cohort study - Nakao M, Izumi S, Yokoshima Y, Matsuba Y, Maeno Y.
PURPOSE: To determine the predictors of life-space mobility among patients with stroke 2  months after discharge from a post-acute rehabilitation unit. MATERIALS AND METHODS: The study population was 1023 patients discharged from a post-acute rehab...
Source: SafetyLit - January 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Does a perturbation based gait intervention enhance gait stability in fall prone stroke survivors? A pilot study - Punt M, Bruijn SM, van de Port IG, de Rooij IJM, Wittink H, van Dieen JH.
A recent review indicated that perturbation based training (PBT) interventions are effective in reducing falls in older adults and patients with Parkinson's disease. It is unknown whether this type of intervention is effective in stroke survivors. We deter...
Source: SafetyLit - January 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Suicidal thoughts and contexts in Black African stroke survivors - Ojagbemi A, Bello T, Elugbadebo F.
OBJECTIVES:: Poststroke suicide has not been studied in Black Africans. We assessed the characteristics and contexts of serious suicidal thoughts after first-ever stroke in Nigerians. METHODS:: Using a comparative cross-sectional design, we consecu...
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Incidence and circumstances of falls among community-dwelling ambulatory stroke survivors: A prospective study - Goto Y, Otaka Y, Suzuki K, Inoue S, Kondo K, Shimizu E.
AIM: To elucidate the incidences and circumstances of falls and fall-related injuries, and to explore the physical characteristics of community-dwelling ambulatory stroke survivors who experienced falls. METHODS: A total of 144 community-dwelling a...
Source: SafetyLit - January 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Dynamic balance and instrumented gait variables are independent predictors of falls following stroke - Bower K, Thilarajah S, Pua YH, Williams G, Tan D, Mentiplay B, Denehy L, Clark R.
This study aimed to investigate the predictive strength of gait and balance variables for evaluating post-stroke falls risk over 12  months follo...
Source: SafetyLit - January 10, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Falls Source Type: news

A systematic review of the risk of motor vehicle collision after stroke or transient ischemic attack - Rapoport MJ, Plonka SC, Finestone H, Bayley M, Chee JN, Vrkljan B, Koppel S, Linkewich E, Charlton JL, Marshall S, delCampo M, Boulos MI, Swartz RH, Bhangu J, Saposnik G, Comay J, Dow J, Ayotte D, O'neill D.
BACKGROUND: Returning to driving after stroke is one of the key goals in stroke rehabilitation, and fitness to drive guidelines must be informed by evidence pertaining to risk of motor vehicle collision (MVC) in this population. OBJECTIVES: The pur...
Source: SafetyLit - January 9, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Drug treatment, postural control and falls: an observational cohort study of 504 patients with acute stroke, the Fall Study of Gothenburg (FallsGOT) - Westerlind EK, Lernfelt B, Hansson PO, Persson CU.
OBJECTIVE: To identify whether, and to what extent, treatment with cardiovascular drugs and neurotropic drugs are associated with postural control and falls in patients with acute stroke. DESIGN: Observational cohort study SETTING: A stroke unit at...
Source: SafetyLit - January 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Decreasing fear of falling in chronic stroke survivors through cognitive behavior therapy and task-oriented training - Liu TW, Ng GYF, Chung RCK, Ng SSM.
In this study, we evaluated (1) whether cognitive behavior therapy could augment the beneficial effects ...
Source: SafetyLit - December 28, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Early prediction of falls after stroke: a 12-month follow-up of 490 patients in The Fall Study of Gothenburg (FallsGOT) - Samuelsson CM, Hansson PO, Persson CU.
OBJECTIVE:: To identify the incidence of falls and factors present shortly after stroke, which are associated with the occurrence of falls over the first 12  months after stroke onset, following discharge from inpatient rehabilitation. DESIGN:: Pr...
Source: SafetyLit - December 25, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Data analytics of a wearable device for heat stroke detection - Lin SS, Lan CW, Hsu HY, Chen ST.
When exercising in a high-temperature environment, heat stroke can cause great harm to the human body. However, runners may ignore important physiological warnings and are not usually aware that a heat stroke is occurring. To solve this problem, this study...
Source: SafetyLit - December 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

What are the perceptions and experiences of falls amongst people with stroke who live in the community? - Munford D, Gunn H.
PURPOSE: To explore the perceptions and experiences of people with stroke living in the community with regard to the perceived causes, impact and solutions to minimise falls. METHODS: A qualitative research approach underpinned by a constructivist ...
Source: SafetyLit - December 6, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Use of a gaming platform for balance training following a stroke: a randomized trial - Hsieh HC.
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate a personal computer (PC) gaming platform as a means of improving postural balance in stroke patients. PARTICIPANTS: A total of 54 stroke patients were enrolled and randomly divided into experimental and control groups. DESIGN...
Source: SafetyLit - November 26, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

A sensor fusion approach for inertial sensors based 3D kinematics and pathological gait assessments: toward an adaptive control of stimulation in post-stroke subjects - Sijobert B, Feuvrier F, Froger J, Guiraud D, Coste CA.
This study proposes a novel approach using...
Source: SafetyLit - November 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news