Stroke (medical condition)

Identifying hand use and hand roles after stroke using egocentric video

Author(s): Meng-Fen Tsai, Rosalie H. Wang, José Zariffa
Identifying hand use and hand roles after stroke using egocentric video 150 150 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Objective: Upper limb (UL) impairment impacts quality of life, but is common after stroke. UL function evaluated in the clinic may not reflect use in activities of daily living (ADLs)…

read more
Effect of a Soft Robotic Sock Device on Lower Extremity Rehabilitation following Stroke: A Preliminary Clinical Study with Focus on Deep Vein Thrombosis Prevention

Effect of a Soft Robotic Sock Device on Lower Extremity Rehabilitation following Stroke: A Preliminary Clinical Study with Focus on Deep Vein Thrombosis Prevention

Author(s): Fan-Zhe Low, Jeong Hoon Lim, Jeevesh Kapur, Raye Chen-Hua Yeow
Effect of a Soft Robotic Sock Device on Lower Extremity Rehabilitation following Stroke: A Preliminary Clinical Study with Focus on Deep Vein Thrombosis Prevention 780 435 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

    Abstract: Background and objective: Immobility of the lower extremity due to medical conditions such as stroke can lead to medical complications such as deep vein thrombosis or ankle contracture,…

read more
Use of Accelerometry for Long Term Monitoring of Stroke

Use of Accelerometry for Long Term Monitoring of Stroke Patients

Author(s): Alfredo Lucas, John Hermiz, Jamie LaBuzetta, Yevgeniy Arabadzhi, Navaz Karanjia, Vikash Gilja
Use of Accelerometry for Long Term Monitoring of Stroke Patients 780 435 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

      Abstract Stroke patients are monitored hourly by physicians and nurses in an attempt to better understand their physical state. To quantify the patients’ level of mobility, hourly movement (i.e.…

read more