Stroke

Investigating the Stroke- and Aging-related Changes in Global and Instantaneous Intermuscular Coupling using Cross-fuzzy Entropy

Author(s): Rong Song, Tiebin Yan, Xiaoyun Wang, Huihua Liu, Wenbo Sun, Ying Chen, Na Tian
Investigating the Stroke- and Aging-related Changes in Global and Instantaneous Intermuscular Coupling using Cross-fuzzy Entropy 626 314 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Intermuscular coupling is essential in the coordination of agonist and antagonist muscles. However, its dynamic characteristics are not fully understood, especially the alterations of intermuscular coupling induced by stroke and…

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Quantifying Pathological Synergies in the Upper Extremity of Stroke Subjects With the Use of Inertial Measurement Units: A pilot Study

Author(s): Miguel M. C. Bhagubai, Gerjan Wolterink, Anne Schwarz, Jeremia P.O. Held, Bert-Jan F. van Beijnum, Peter H. Veltink
Quantifying Pathological Synergies in the Upper Extremity of Stroke Subjects With the Use of Inertial Measurement Units: A pilot Study 150 150 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Abstract Background: Stroke is one of the main causes of disability in the world, causing loss of motor function on mainly one side of the body. A proper assessment of…

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Implications of Physiology-Sensitive Gait Exercise on the Lower Limb Electromyographic Activity of Hemiplegic Post-Stroke Patients: A Feasibility Study in Low Resource Settings

Author(s): Dhaval Solanki, Siddhant Kumar, B. Shubha, Uttama Lahiri
Implications of Physiology-Sensitive Gait Exercise on the Lower Limb Electromyographic Activity of Hemiplegic Post-Stroke Patients: A Feasibility Study in Low Resource Settings 820 416 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Background: Stroke is one of the leading causes of disability with ~80% of post-stroke survivors suffering from gait-related deficits. Conventional gait rehabilitation settings are labor-intensive and need rigorous involvement of…

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Fig.2 (a). Back view of the garment; (b) Adjustable design; (c) Sensor embedded in the strip.

Stroke Patients’ Acceptance of a Smart Garment for Supporting Upper Extremity Rehabilitation

Author(s): Qi Wang, Annick Timmermans, Wei Chen, Jie Jia, Li Ding, Li Xiong, Jifeng Rong, Panos Markopoulos
Stroke Patients’ Acceptance of a Smart Garment for Supporting Upper Extremity Rehabilitation 713 506 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

        The objective is to evaluate to which extent that Zishi a garment equipped with sensors that can support posture monitoring can be used in upper extremity rehabilitation training of…

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Enabling Stroke Rehabilitation in Home and Community Settings: A Wearable Sensor-Based Approach for Upper-Limb Motor Training

Enabling Stroke Rehabilitation in Home and Community Settings: A Wearable Sensor-Based Approach for Upper-Limb Motor Training

Author(s): Sunghoon Ivan Lee, Catherine P. Adans-Dester, Matteo Grimaldi, Ariel V. Dowling, Peter C. Horak, Randie M. Black-Schaffer, Paolo Bonato, Joseph T. Gwin
Enabling Stroke Rehabilitation in Home and Community Settings: A Wearable Sensor-Based Approach for Upper-Limb Motor Training 780 418 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

        Abstract High-dosage motor practice can significantly contribute to achieving functional recovery after a stroke. Performing rehabilitation exercises at home and using, or attempting to use, the stroke-affected upper limb…

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Effects of the Alternate Combination of ‘Error-Enhancing’ and ‘Active Assistive’ Robot-Mediated Treatments on Stroke Patients

Effects of the Alternate Combination of ‘Error-Enhancing’ and ‘Active Assistive’ Robot-Mediated Treatments on Stroke Patients 150 150 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

The present study aimed at investigating the effects of a novel robotic-aided rehabilitation treatment for the recovery of the upper limb related capabilities in chronic post stroke patients. Eighteen post-stroke…

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