Robotics for Rehabilitation of Hand and Fingers After Stroke "sERF"


Phase Early 1 Results N/A



  • Hwang CH, Seong JW, Son DS. Individual finger synchronized robot-assisted hand rehabilitation in subacute to chronic stroke: a prospective randomized clinical trial of efficacy. Clin Rehabil. 2012 Aug;26(8):696-704. doi: 10.1177/0269215511431473. Epub 2012 Jan 19. Pubmed ID:22261813
  • Sale P, Lombardi V, Franceschini M. Hand robotics rehabilitation: feasibility and preliminary results of a robotic treatment in patients with hemiparesis. Stroke Res Treat. 2012;2012:820931. doi: 10.1155/2012/820931. Epub 2012 Dec 26. Pubmed ID:23320252
  • Stein J, Bishop L, Gillen G, Helbok R. Robot-assisted exercise for hand weakness after stroke: a pilot study. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2011 Nov;90(11):887-94. doi: 10.1097/PHM.0b013e3182328623. Pubmed ID:21952215
  • Takahashi CD, Der-Yeghiaian L, Le V, Motiwala RR, Cramer SC. Robot-based hand motor therapy after stroke. Brain. 2008 Feb;131(Pt 2):425-37. Epub 2007 Dec 20. Pubmed ID:18156154

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