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  1. People with multiple sclerosis (PwMS) have balance deficits while ambulating through environments that contain moving objects or visual manipulations to perceived self-motion. However, their ability to parse o...

    Authors: Lara Riem, Scott A. Beardsley, Ahmed Z. Obeidat and Brian D. Schmit
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:90
  2. Exergames are playful technology-based exercise programs. They train physical and cognitive functions to preserve independence in older adults (OAs) with disabilities in daily activities and may reduce their r...

    Authors: Nathalie Ringgenberg, Sarah Mildner, Marcia Hapig, Sarah Hermann, Katharina Kruszewski, Anna Lisa Martin-Niedecken, Katja Rogers, Alexandra Schättin, Frank Behrendt, Sonja Böckler, Stefan Schmidlin, Roman Jurt, Stephan Niedecken, Christian Brenneis, Leo H. Bonati, Corina Schuster-Amft…
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:89
  3. This study evaluated a novel control method for patients unable to independently control powered wheelchairs. Patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis often require a wheelchair but struggle with sufficient...

    Authors: Albert C. Manero, Shea L. McLinden, John Sparkman and Björn Oskarsson
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:88
  4. Soft robotic wearable devices, referred to as exosuits, can be a valid alternative to rigid exoskeletons when it comes to daily upper limb support. Indeed, their inherent flexibility improves comfort, usabilit...

    Authors: Elena Bardi, Marta Gandolla, Francesco Braghin, Ferruccio Resta, Alessandra L. G. Pedrocchi and Emilia Ambrosini
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:87
  5. Improving the prediction ability of a human-machine interface (HMI) is critical to accomplish a bio-inspired or model-based control strategy for rehabilitation interventions, which are of increased interest to...

    Authors: Qiang Zhang, Natalie Fragnito, Jason R. Franz and Nitin Sharma
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:86
  6. Stimulation-driven exercise is often limited by rapid fatigue of the activated muscles. Selective neural stimulation patterns that decrease activated fiber overlap and/or duty cycle improve cycling exercise du...

    Authors: Kristen Gelenitis, Kevin Foglyano, Lisa Lombardo, John McDaniel and Ronald Triolo
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:85
  7. This systematic review and meta-analysis aim to summarize and analyze the available evidence of non-invasive brain stimulation/spinal cord stimulation on gait, balance and/or lower limb motor recovery in strok...

    Authors: Jitka Veldema and Alireza Gharabaghi
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:84
  8. The increasing demands concerning stroke rehabilitation and in-home exercise promotion grew the need for affordable and accessible assistive systems to promote patients’ compliance in therapy. These assistive ...

    Authors: Ana Rita Cóias, Min Hun Lee and Alexandre Bernardino
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:83
  9. An individual’s rapid motor skills allow them to perform many daily activities and are a hallmark of physical health. Although age and sex are both known to affect motor performance, standardized methods for a...

    Authors: Richard Hugh Moulton, Karen Rudie, Sean P. Dukelow and Stephen H. Scott
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:82
  10. The ability to maintain upright posture requires successful integration of multiple sensory inputs (visual, vestibular, and somatosensory). When one or more sensory systems become unreliable, the postural cont...

    Authors: Lei Ma, Peter J. Marshall and W. Geoffrey Wright
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:81
  11. Upper-limb prostheses are regularly abandoned, in part due to the mismatch between user needs and prostheses performance. Sensory feedback is among several technological advances that have been proposed to red...

    Authors: Leen Jabban, Benjamin W. Metcalfe, Jonathan Raines, Dingguo Zhang and Ben Ainsworth
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:80
  12. Falls in older adults are a critical public health problem. As a means to assess fall risks, free-living digital biomarkers (FLDBs), including spatiotemporal gait measures, drawn from wearable inertial measure...

    Authors: Mina Nouredanesh, Alan Godfrey, Dylan Powell and James Tung
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:79
  13. Myoelectric control based on hand gesture classification can be used for effective, contactless human–machine interfacing in general applications (e.g., consumer market) as well as in the clinical context. How...

    Authors: Luis Pelaez Murciego, Mauricio C. Henrich, Erika G. Spaich and Strahinja Dosen
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:78
  14. For patients with post-stroke upper limb impairments, the currently available clinical measurement instruments are inadequate for reliable quantification of multiple impairments, such as muscle weakness, abnor...

    Authors: Levinia Lara van der Velden, Bram Onneweer, Claudia Josephina Wilhelmina Haarman, Joyce Lisanne Benner, Marij Eugenie Roebroeck, Gerard Maria Ribbers and Ruud Willem Selles
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:77
  15. To investigate the effect of robot-assisted therapy (RAT) on upper limb motor control and activity function in poststroke patients compared with that of non-robotic therapy.

    Authors: Liping Zhang, Gongwei Jia, Jingxi Ma, Sanrong Wang and Li Cheng
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:76
  16. Children with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) present muscle weakness and atrophy that results in a number of complications affecting their mobility, hindering their independence and the development of activitie...

    Authors: C. Cumplido-Trasmonte, J. Ramos-Rojas, E. Delgado-Castillejo, E. Garcés-Castellote, G. Puyuelo-Quintana, M. A. Destarac-Eguizabal, E. Barquín-Santos, A. Plaza-Flores, M. Hernández-Melero, A. Gutiérrez-Ayala, M. Martínez-Moreno and E. García-Armada
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:75
  17. Authors: I.-Ling Yeh, Jessica Holst-Wolf, Naveen Elangovan, Anna Vera Cuppone, Kamakshi Lakshminarayan, Leonardo Cappello, Lorenzo Masia and Jürgen Konczak
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:74

    The original article was published in Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:77

  18. Intermittent theta burst stimulation (iTBS) is a form of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) that can increase corticomotor excitability of hand muscles in individuals with spinal cord injury (S...

    Authors: Neil Mittal, Blaize C. Majdic and Carrie L. Peterson
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:73
  19. People with Parkinson’s disease (PD) are at a high risk of falls, with ~ 60% experiencing a fall each year. Greater mediolateral head and pelvis motion during gait are known to increase the risk of falling in ...

    Authors: Kate McMaster, Michael H. Cole, Daniel Chalkley and Mark W. Creaby
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:72
  20. Postural stability while sitting is an important indicator of balance and an early predictor for future functional improvement in neurorehabilitation, but the evaluation is usually dependent on clinical balanc...

    Authors: Huey-Wen Liang, Tzu-Ling Tai, Yue-Hua Li and Ying-Chun Chen
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:71
  21. Authors: Anne Schwarz, Miguel M. C. Bhagubai, Saskia H. G. Nies, Jeremia P. O. Held, Peter H. Veltink, Jaap H. Buurke and Andreas R. Luft
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:70

    The original article was published in Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:2

  22. Brain-computer interfaces (BCIs) are systems capable of translating human brain patterns, measured through electroencephalography (EEG), into commands for an external device. Despite the great advances in mach...

    Authors: Stefano Tortora, Gloria Beraldo, Francesco Bettella, Emanuela Formaggio, Maria Rubega, Alessandra Del Felice, Stefano Masiero, Ruggero Carli, Nicola Petrone, Emanuele Menegatti and Luca Tonin
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:69
  23. Cybathlon championship aims at promoting the development of prosthetic and assistive devices capable to meet users’ needs. This paper describes and analyses possible exploitation outcomes of our team’s (REHAB ...

    Authors: Giulia Caserta, Nicolò Boccardo, Marco Freddolini, Giacinto Barresi, Andrea Marinelli, Michele Canepa, Samuel Stedman, Lorenzo Lombardi, Matteo Laffranchi, Emanuele Gruppioni and Lorenzo De Michieli
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:68
  24. Abnormal patterns of muscle co-activation contribute to impaired movement after stroke. Previously, we developed a myoelectric computer interface (MyoCI) training paradigm to improve stroke-induced arm motor i...

    Authors: Gang Seo, Ameen Kishta, Emily Mugler, Marc W. Slutzky and Jinsook Roh
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:67
  25. Recovery of hand function is crucial for the independence of people with spinal cord injury (SCI). Wearable devices based on soft robotics (SR) or functional electrical stimulation (FES) have been employed to ...

    Authors: Lucas R. L. Cardoso, Vanesa Bochkezanian, Arturo Forner-Cordero, Alejandro Melendez-Calderon and Antonio P. L. Bo
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:66
  26. Split-belt treadmill training has been used to assist with gait rehabilitation following stroke. This method modifies a patient’s step length asymmetry by adjusting left and right tread speeds individually dur...

    Authors: Sean Carr, Fatemeh Rasouli, Seok Hun Kim and Kyle B. Reed
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:65
  27. Wearable devices have been found effective in training ankle control in patients with neurological diseases. However, the neural mechanisms associated with using wearable devices for ankle training remain larg...

    Authors: Chishan Shiao, Pei-Fang Tang, Yu-Chen Wei, Wen-Yih Isaac Tseng and Ta-Te Lin
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:64
  28. Spinal cord injury leading to paraplegia affects the mobility and physiological well-being of one in a thousand people. Powered exoskeletons can temporarily restore the ability to walk. Their relevance in dail...

    Authors: Tristan Vouga, Jemina Fasola, Romain Baud, Ali Reza Manzoori, Julien Pache and Mohamed Bouri
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:63
  29. Authors: Darren R. Hocking, Adel Ardalan, Hisham M. Abu-Rayya, Hassan Farhat, Anna Andoni, Rhoshel Lenroot and Stan Kachnowski
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:62

    The original article was published in Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:1

  30. The commentary by Dr. Labruyere on the article by Kuo et al. (J Neuroeng Rehabil. 2021; 18:174) posits that randomized trials evaluating the comparative efficacy of robotic devices for patients with neurologic...

    Authors: T. George Hornby
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:61

    The Brief Report to this article has been published in Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:58

    The Research to this article has been published in Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:174

  31. Falls are a common complication experienced after a stroke and can cause serious detriments to physical health and social mobility, necessitating a dire need for intervention. Among recent advancements, wearab...

    Authors: Olivia K. Botonis, Yaar Harari, Kyle R. Embry, Chaithanya K. Mummidisetty, David Riopelle, Matt Giffhorn, Mark V. Albert, Vallery Heike and Arun Jayaraman
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:60
  32. Current myoelectric prostheses lack proprioceptive information and rely on vision for their control. Sensory substitution is increasingly developed with non-invasive vibrotactile or electrotactile feedback, bu...

    Authors: Matthieu Guémann, Christophe Halgand, Aurélia Bastier, Céline Lansade, Léo Borrini, Éric Lapeyre, Daniel Cattaert and Aymar de Rugy
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:59
  33. I was encouraged by the recent article by Kuo et al. entitled “Prediction of robotic neurorehabilitation functional ambulatory outcome in patients with neurological disorders” to write an opinion piece on the ...

    Authors: Rob Labruyère
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:58

    The Review to this article has been published in Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:61

    The Research to this article has been published in Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:174

  34. Implantable neuroprostheses consisting of a central electronic unit wired to electrodes benefit thousands of patients worldwide. However, they present limitations that restrict their use. Those limitations, wh...

    Authors: Laura Becerra-Fajardo, Marc Oliver Krob, Jesus Minguillon, Camila Rodrigues, Christine Welsch, Marc Tudela-Pi, Albert Comerma, Filipe Oliveira Barroso, Andreas Schneider and Antoni Ivorra
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:57
  35. Gait disability affects the daily lives of patients with stroke in both home and community settings. An abnormal foot–ankle position can cause instability on the supporting surface and negatively affect gait. ...

    Authors: Yu Rong Mao, Jiang Li Zhao, Min Jie Bian, Wai Leung Ambrose Lo, Yan Leng, Rui Hao Bian and Dong Feng Huang
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:56
  36. Successful walking requires the execution of the pre-swing biomechanical tasks of body propulsion and leg swing initiation, which are often impaired post-stroke. While excess rectus femoris activity during swi...

    Authors: Lydia G. Brough, Steven A. Kautz and Richard R. Neptune
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:55
  37. Rehabilitation medicine is facing a new development phase thanks to a recent wave of rigorous clinical trials aimed at improving the scientific evidence of protocols. This phenomenon, combined with new trends ...

    Authors: Silvia Campagnini, Chiara Arienti, Michele Patrini, Piergiuseppe Liuzzi, Andrea Mannini and Maria Chiara Carrozza
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:54
  38. The objective of this study was to develop a portable and modular brain–computer interface (BCI) software platform independent of input and output devices. We implemented this platform in a case study of a sub...

    Authors: Kevin C. Davis, Benyamin Meschede-Krasa, Iahn Cajigas, Noeline W. Prins, Charles Alver, Sebastian Gallo, Shovan Bhatia, John H. Abel, Jasim A. Naeem, Letitia Fisher, Fouzia Raza, Wesley R. Rifai, Matthew Morrison, Michael E. Ivan, Emery N. Brown, Jonathan R. Jagid…
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:53
  39. Stroke related motor function deficits affect patients' likelihood of returning to professional activities, limit their participation in society and functionality in daily living. Hence, robot-aided gait rehab...

    Authors: Silvia Campagnini, Piergiuseppe Liuzzi, Andrea Mannini, Robert Riener and Maria Chiara Carrozza
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:52
  40. Stroke is a leading cause of serious gait impairments and restoring walking ability is a major goal of physical therapy interventions. Soft robotic exosuits are portable, lightweight, and unobtrusive assistive...

    Authors: Sung Yul Shin, Kristen Hohl, Matt Giffhorn, Louis N. Awad, Conor J. Walsh and Arun Jayaraman
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:51
  41. Gait improvement in patients with stroke has been examined in terms of use or non-use of an ankle–foot orthosis (AFO), but the effects of different kinds of AFOs remain unclear. In this study, the effect on ga...

    Authors: Sumiko Yamamoto, Naoyuki Motojima, Yosuke Kobayashi, Yuji Osada, Souji Tanaka and Aliyeh Daryabor
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:50
  42. Physical function remains a crucial component of mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) assessment and recovery. Traditional approaches to assess mTBI lack sensitivity to detect subtle deficits post-injury, which ...

    Authors: Dylan Powell, Alan Godfrey, Lucy Parrington, Kody R. Campbell, Laurie A. King and Sam Stuart
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:49
  43. Freezing of gait (FOG) is a common and debilitating gait impairment in Parkinson’s disease. Further insight into this phenomenon is hampered by the difficulty to objectively assess FOG. To meet this clinical n...

    Authors: Benjamin Filtjens, Pieter Ginis, Alice Nieuwboer, Peter Slaets and Bart Vanrumste
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:48
  44. Assistive technologies, such as arm prostheses, are intended to improve the quality of life of individuals with physical disabilities. However, certain training and learning is usually required from the user t...

    Authors: Eric J. Earley, Jan Zbinden, Maria Munoz-Novoa, Enzo Mastinu, Andrew Smiles and Max Ortiz-Catalan
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:47
  45. Reducing the energy cost of running with exoskeletons could improve enjoyment, reduce fatigue, and encourage participation among novice and ageing runners. Previously, tethered ankle exoskeleton emulators with...

    Authors: Delaney E. Miller, Guan Rong Tan, Emily M. Farina, Alison L. Sheets-Singer and Steven H. Collins
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:46
  46. In this work, we share the enhancements made in our system to take part in the CYBATHLON 2020 Global Edition Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES) Bike Race. Among the main improvements, firstly an overhaul,...

    Authors: Roberto S. Baptista, Marina C. C. Moreira, Lucas D. M. Pinheiro, Tiago R. Pereira, Gabriel G. Carmona, Joao P. D. Freire, Julia A. I. Bastos and Antonio Padilha Lanari Bo
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:45
  47. Individuals with hemiparesis post-stroke often have difficulty with tasks requiring upper extremity (UE) intra- and interlimb use, yet methods to quantify both are limited.

    Authors: Susan V. Duff, Aaron Miller, Lori Quinn, Gregory Youdan Jr., Lauri Bishop, Heather Ruthrauff and Eric Wade
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:44
  48. The inability of users to directly and intuitively control their state-of-the-art commercial prosthesis contributes to a low device acceptance rate. Since Electromyography (EMG)-based control has the potential...

    Authors: Andrea Cimolato, Josephus J. M. Driessen, Leonardo S. Mattos, Elena De Momi, Matteo Laffranchi and Lorenzo De Michieli
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:43
  49. After amputation, many people become less active, feel lonely and lose independence. Understanding the factors associated with low physical activity levels and participation could contribute to defining key in...

    Authors: Laura Diment, RaksmeyMutta Nguon, Sovansereyrathna Seng, Vannsnavy Sit, Ply Lors, Phearsa Thor, Samedy Srors, Sisary Kheng, Malcolm Granat, Maggie Donovan-Hall, Peter Worsley and Alex Dickinson
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:42
  50. Existing assistive technologies attempt to mimic biological functions through advanced mechatronic designs. In some occasions, the information processing demands for such systems require substantial informatio...

    Authors: Nicolas Seppich, Nicholas Tacca, Kuo-Yi Chao, Milan Akim, Diego Hidalgo-Carvajal, Edmundo Pozo Fortunić, Alexander Tödtheide, Johannes Kühn and Sami Haddadin
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:41

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