Functional Engagement in Assisted Therapy Through Exercise Robotics "FEATHERS"


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  • Vald├ęs BA, Hilderman CG, Hung CT, Shirzad N, Van der Loos HF. Usability testing of gaming and social media applications for stroke and cerebral palsy upper limb rehabilitation. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2014;2014:3602-5. doi: 10.1109/EMBC.2014.6944402. Pubmed ID:25570770
  • Lohse KR, Lang CE, Boyd LA. Is more better? Using metadata to explore dose-response relationships in stroke rehabilitation. Stroke. 2014 Jul;45(7):2053-8. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.114.004695. Epub 2014 May 27. Pubmed ID:24867924
  • Sakzewski L, Ziviani J, Abbott DF, Macdonell RA, Jackson GD, Boyd RN. Randomized trial of constraint-induced movement therapy and bimanual training on activity outcomes for children with congenital hemiplegia. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2011 Apr;53(4):313-20. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8749.2010.03859.x. Pubmed ID:21401585
  • Lohse K, Shirzad N, Verster A, Hodges N, Van der Loos HF. Video games and rehabilitation: using design principles to enhance engagement in physical therapy. J Neurol Phys Ther. 2013 Dec;37(4):166-75. doi: 10.1097/NPT.0000000000000017. Review. Pubmed ID:24232363
  • Lohse KR, Hilderman CG, Cheung KL, Tatla S, Van der Loos HF. Virtual reality therapy for adults post-stroke: a systematic review and meta-analysis exploring virtual environments and commercial games in therapy. PLoS One. 2014 Mar 28;9(3):e93318. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0093318. eCollection 2014. Pubmed ID:24681826
  • Edwards JD, Koehoorn M, Boyd LA, Levy AR. Is health-related quality of life improving after stroke? A comparison of health utilities indices among Canadians with stroke between 1996 and 2005. Stroke. 2010 May;41(5):996-1000. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.109.576678. Epub 2010 Apr 1. Pubmed ID:20360545

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