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.
Maoqi Chen is with the Biomedical Engineering Program, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei 230027, China, also with the Guangdong Work Injury Rehabilitation Center, Guangzhou 510440, China, also with the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX 77030 USA, and also with the TIRR Memorial Hermann Research Center, Houston, TX
TNSRE, Featured ArticlesA Novel Validation Approach for High-Density Surface EMG Decomposition in Motor Neuron Disease
This paper presents a novel two-source approach for validating the performance of high-density surface electromyogram (EMG) decomposition. The approach was developed taking advantage of surface EMG characteristics of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). High-density surface EMG data from ALS patients can... Read more
Posted on 29 JUN 2018
TNSRE, Featured ArticlesCMAP Scan Examination of the First Dorsal Interosseous Muscle after Spinal Cord Injury
The study assessed motor unit loss in muscles paralyzed by spinal cord injury (SCI) using a novel compound muscle action potential (CMAP) scan examination. The CMAP scan of the first dorsal interosseous (FDI) muscle was applied in tetraplegia (n=13) and... Read more
Posted on 11 JUN 2021