Electrical Stimulation for Recovery of Hand Function in Chronic Stroke Survivors


Phase N/A Results



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  • Luft AR, McCombe-Waller S, Whitall J, Forrester LW, Macko R, Sorkin JD, Schulz JB, Goldberg AP, Hanley DF. Repetitive bilateral arm training and motor cortex activation in chronic stroke: a randomized controlled trial. JAMA. 2004 Oct 20;292(15):1853-61. Erratum in: JAMA. 2004 Nov 24;292(20):2470. Pubmed ID:15494583
  • Whitall J, McCombe Waller S, Silver KH, Macko RF. Repetitive bilateral arm training with rhythmic auditory cueing improves motor function in chronic hemiparetic stroke. Stroke. 2000 Oct;31(10):2390-5. Erratum in: Stroke. 2007 May;38(5):e22. Pubmed ID:11022069
  • Mudie MH, Matyas TA. Can simultaneous bilateral movement involve the undamaged hemisphere in reconstruction of neural networks damaged by stroke? Disabil Rehabil. 2000 Jan 10-20;22(1-2):23-37. Pubmed ID:10661755

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