TNSRE serves the community of biomedical engineers and clinical researchers who work at the intersection of neuroscience and physical medicine. We publish novel approaches and technologies for better understanding neural systems, human movement, and the relationships between them, with a focus on assistive devices that improve life for patients, for practicing clinicians, and for everyday use.
Fatima Inanici is with the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
TNSRE, Featured ArticlesTranscutaneous Electrical Spinal Stimulation Promotes Long-Term Recovery of Upper Extremity Function in Chronic Tetraplegia
Fatma Inanici, Soshi Samejima, Parag Gad, V. Reggie Edgerton, Christoph P. Hofstetter, Chet T. Moritz
Upper extremity function is the highest priority of tetraplegics for improving quality of life. We aim to determine the therapeutic potential of transcutaneous electrical spinal cord stimulation for restoration of upper extremity function. We tested the hypothesis that cervical stimulation... Read more
Posted on 29 JUN 2018