Fall Prevention and Locomotion Recovery in Post-stroke Patients: A Multimodal Training


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Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- post-acute stroke patients experiencing a first stroke (both ischemic or hemorrhagic) less than 6 months before recruitment
- low level of spasticity of the leg muscles (Modified Ashworth scale <2)
- no limitations at hip, knee, and ankle joints
- able to sit up to 30 minutes

Exclusion Criteria

- neurological impairment (Mini mental scale <24)
- presence of other neurological diseases
- spatial hemineglect
- cardiac pacemakers
- allergy to electrodes
- an inability to tolerate electrical stimulation.