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Table 5 Therapists' ratings of the elbow stimulation device.

From: A haptic-robotic platform for upper-limb reaching stroke therapy: Preliminary design and evaluation results

  Importance Effectiveness Stimulation Alternative
Mean 3.9 2.3 2.4 2.5
SD 0.4 1.2 1.1 1.3
  1. Mean and standard deviation (SD)of therapists' ratings of the elbow device regarding the importance of stimulation during traditional therapy, effectiveness of the elbow stimulation device, stimulation of reaching motion by the device, and option of using the device as an alternative when a therapist is not present. Ratings are from 1 (bad) to 4 (good), N = 8.