Dual-task Training in Chronic Stroke


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  • Said CM, Galea MP, Lythgo N. People with stroke who fail an obstacle crossing task have a higher incidence of falls and utilize different gait patterns compared with people who pass the task. Phys Ther. 2013 Mar;93(3):334-44. doi: 10.2522/ptj.20120200. Epub 2012 Oct 11. Pubmed ID:23064734
  • Cockburn J, Haggard P, Cock J, Fordham C. Changing patterns of cognitive-motor interference (CMI) over time during recovery from stroke. Clin Rehabil. 2003 Mar;17(2):167-73. Pubmed ID:12625657
  • Silsupadol P, Lugade V, Shumway-Cook A, van Donkelaar P, Chou LS, Mayr U, Woollacott MH. Training-related changes in dual-task walking performance of elderly persons with balance impairment: a double-blind, randomized controlled trial. Gait Posture. 2009 Jun;29(4):634-9. doi: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2009.01.006. Epub 2009 Feb 7. Pubmed ID:19201610
  • Pichierri G, Wolf P, Murer K, de Bruin ED. Cognitive and cognitive-motor interventions affecting physical functioning: a systematic review. BMC Geriatr. 2011 Jun 8;11:29. doi: 10.1186/1471-2318-11-29. Review. Pubmed ID:21651800
  • Yang YR, Wang RY, Chen YC, Kao MJ. Dual-task exercise improves walking ability in chronic stroke: a randomized controlled trial. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2007 Oct;88(10):1236-40. Pubmed ID:17908563

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