Gait Rehabilitation

Sparse Visual-Inertial Measurement Units Placement for Gait Kinematics Assessment

Author(s): Randa Mallat, Vincent Bonnet, Raphael Dumas, Mohamed Adjel, Gentiane Venture, Mohamad Khalil, Samer Mohammed
Sparse Visual-Inertial Measurement Units Placement for Gait Kinematics Assessment 150 150 Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering (TNSRE)

This study investigates the possibility of estimating lower-limb joint kinematics and meaningful performance indexes for physiotherapists, during gait on a treadmill based on data collected from a sparse placement of…

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Mechanically assisted neurorehabilitation: a novel six-bar linkage mechanism for gait rehabilitation

Author(s): Mi Li, Jianqiang Yan, Haiming Zhao, Guozhi Ma, Yihang Li
Mechanically assisted neurorehabilitation: a novel six-bar linkage mechanism for gait rehabilitation 150 150 Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering (TNSRE)

Repeated and intensive gait training can improve muscle strength and movement coordination of patients with neurological or orthopedic impairments. However, conventional physical therapy by a physiotherapist is laborious and expensive.…

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Social Human-Robot Interaction for Gait Rehabilitation

Author(s): Nathalia Céspedes, Marcela Múnera, Catalina Gómez, Carlos A. Cifuentes
Social Human-Robot Interaction for Gait Rehabilitation 842 452 Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering (TNSRE)

Robot-assisted therapy for gait rehabilitation of patients with neurological disorders usually combines a body weight support system with a treadmill system. Lokomat is one of the most used devices for…

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Effects of Vibrotactile Biofeedback Coding Schemes on Gait Symmetry Training of Individuals With Stroke

Author(s): Muhammad Raheel Afzal, Hosu Lee, Amre Eizad, Chang Han Lee, Min-Kyun Oh, Jungwon Yoon
Effects of Vibrotactile Biofeedback Coding Schemes on Gait Symmetry Training of Individuals With Stroke 272 600 Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering (TNSRE)

Variations in biofeedback coding schemes for postural control, in recent research, have shown significant differences in performance outcomes due to variations in coding schemes. However, the application of vibrotactile biofeedback…

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