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  1. Assistive hand exoskeletons are promising tools to restore hand function after cervical spinal cord injury (SCI) but assessing their specific impact on bimanual hand and arm function is limited due to lack of ...

    Authors: Cornelius Angerhöfer, Mareike Vermehren, Annalisa Colucci, Marius Nann, Peter Koßmehl, Andreas Niedeggen, Won-Seok Kim, Won Kee Chang, Nam-Jong Paik, Volker Hömberg and Surjo R. Soekadar
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2023 20:17
  2. Virtual and augmented reality (AR) have become popular modalities for training myoelectric prosthesis control with upper-limb amputees. While some systems have shown moderate success, it is unclear how well th...

    Authors: Christopher L. Hunt, Yinghe Sun, Shipeng Wang, Ahmed W. Shehata, Jacqueline S. Hebert, Marlis Gonzalez-Fernandez, Rahul R. Kaliki and Nitish V. Thakor
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2023 20:16
  3. Robots can generate rich kinematic datasets that have the potential to provide far more insight into impairments than standard clinical ordinal scales. Determining how to define the presence or absence of impa...

    Authors: Delowar Hossain, Stephen H. Scott, Tyler Cluff and Sean P. Dukelow
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2023 20:15
  4. Gait training at fast speeds is recommended to reduce walking activity limitations post-stroke. Fast walking may also reduce gait kinematic impairments post-stroke. However, it is unknown if differences in gai...

    Authors: Sarah A. Kettlety, James M. Finley, Darcy S. Reisman, Nicolas Schweighofer and Kristan A. Leech
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2023 20:14
  5. Constraint-induced movement therapy (CIMT) is a prominent neurorehabilitation approach for improving affected upper extremity motor function in children with unilateral cerebral palsy (UCP). However, the restr...

    Authors: Tsai-Yu Shih, Tien-Ni Wang, Jeng-Yi Shieh, Szu-Yu Lin, Shanq-Jang Ruan, Hsien-Hui Tang and Hao-Ling Chen
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2023 20:13
  6. Stroke is a significant contributor of worldwide disability and morbidity with substantial economic consequences. Rehabilitation is a vital component of stroke recovery, but inpatient stroke rehabilitation pro...

    Authors: Stephen G. Szeto, Hoyee Wan, Mohammad Alavinia, Sean Dukelow and Heather MacNeill
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2023 20:12
  7. The mechanical properties of an ankle–foot orthosis (AFO) play an important role in the gait mechanics of the end user. However, testing methodologies for evaluating these mechanical properties are not standar...

    Authors: Benjamin R. Shuman, Deema Totah, Deanna H. Gates, Fan Gao, Andrew J. Ries and Elizabeth Russell Esposito
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2023 20:11
  8. Few, if any estimates of cost-effectiveness for locomotor training strategies following spinal cord injury (SCI) are available. The purpose of this study was to estimate the cost-effectiveness of locomotor tra...

    Authors: Daniel Pinto, Allen W. Heinemann, Shuo-Hsiu Chang, Susan Charlifue, Edelle C. Field-Fote, Catherine L. Furbish, Arun Jayaraman, Candace Tefertiller, Heather B. Taylor and Dustin D. French
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2023 20:10
  9. Myoelectric prostheses are a popular choice for restoring motor capability following the loss of a limb, but they do not provide direct feedback to the user about the movements of the device—in other words, ki...

    Authors: Eric J. Earley, Reva E. Johnson, Jonathon W. Sensinger and Levi J. Hargrove
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2023 20:9
  10. Patients with craniocervical pain have shown reduced performance in the craniocervical flexion test (CCFT). However, there is limited evidence of other possible kinematic alterations not assessed in the contex...

    Authors: Elena Bocos-Corredor, Filippo Moggioli, Tomás Pérez-Fernández, Susan Armijo-Olivo, Cristina Sánchez, Juan Nicolás Cuenca-Zaldívar, Josué Fernández-Carnero and Aitor Martín-Pintado-Zugasti
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2023 20:8
  11. Stroke remains a major public health concern in the United States and a leading cause of long-term disability in adults. Dynamic body weight support (DBWS) systems are popular technology available for use in c...

    Authors: Justin Huber, Nicholas Elwert, Elizabeth Salmon Powell, Philip M. Westgate, Emily Hines and Lumy Sawaki
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2023 20:6
  12. Brain-Computer Interfaces (BCI) promote upper limb recovery in stroke patients reinforcing motor related brain activity (from electroencephalogaphy, EEG). Hybrid BCIs which include peripheral signals (electrom...

    Authors: Floriana Pichiorri, Jlenia Toppi, Valeria de Seta, Emma Colamarino, Marcella Masciullo, Federica Tamburella, Matteo Lorusso, Febo Cincotti and Donatella Mattia
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2023 20:5
  13. Enhancing the quality of life of people with a lower limb amputation is critical in prosthetic development and rehabilitation. Yet, no overview is available concerning the impact of passive, quasi-passive and ...

    Authors: Elke Lathouwers, María Alejandra Díaz, Alexandre Maricot, Bruno Tassignon, Claire Cherelle, Pierre Cherelle, Romain Meeusen and Kevin De Pauw
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2023 20:4
  14. In recent years, non-invasive brain stimulation (NIBS) has been used for motor function recovery. However, the effects of NIBS in populations with spinal cord injury (SCI) remain unclear. This study aims to co...

    Authors: Jian-Min Chen, Xiao-Lu Li, Qin-He Pan, Ye Yang, Sen-Ming Xu and Jian-Wen Xu
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2023 20:3
  15. Persons with Parkinson’s disease (PD) often exhibit difficulties with dexterity during the performance of activities of daily living (ADL), inter alia due to dysfunctional supplementary motor area (SMA). Combi...

    Authors: Manuela Pastore-Wapp, Brigitte C. Kaufmann, Thomas Nyffeler, Simona Wapp, Stephan Bohlhalter and Tim Vanbellingen
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2023 20:2
  16. When developing new lower limb prostheses, prototypes are tested to obtain insights into the performance. However, large variations between research protocols may complicate establishing the potential added va...

    Authors: Vera G. M. Kooiman, Eline S. van Staveren, Ruud A. Leijendekkers, Jaap H. Buurke, Nico Verdonschot, Erik C. Prinsen and Vivian Weerdesteyn
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2023 20:1
  17. Despite the benefits of physical activity for healthy physical and cognitive aging, 35% of adults over the age of 75 in the United States are inactive. Robotic exoskeleton-based exercise studies have shown ben...

    Authors: Chandrasekaran Jayaraman, Kyle R. Embry, Chaithanya K. Mummidisetty, Yaejin Moon, Matt Giffhorn, Sara Prokup, Bokman Lim, Jusuk Lee, Younbaek Lee, Minhyung Lee and Arun Jayaraman
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:144
  18. Therapeutic exercise for gait function using an exoskeleton-assisted Body Weight Supported Treadmill Training (BWSTT) has been identified as a potential intervention that allows for task-based repetitive train...

    Authors: Rieko Yamamoto, Shun Sasaki, Wataru Kuwahara, Michiyuki Kawakami and Fuminari Kaneko
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:143
  19. Restoring movement after hemiparesis caused by stroke is an ongoing challenge in the field of rehabilitation. With several therapies in use, there is no definitive prescription that optimally maps parameters o...

    Authors: Sundari Elango, Amal Jude Ashwin Francis and V. Srinivasa Chakravarthy
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:142
  20. Measuring mobility in daily life entails dealing with confounding factors arising from multiple sources, including pathological characteristics, patient specific walking strategies, environment/context, and pu...

    Authors: Kirsty Scott, Tecla Bonci, Francesca Salis, Lisa Alcock, Ellen Buckley, Eran Gazit, Clint Hansen, Lars Schwickert, Kamiar Aminian, Stefano Bertuletti, Marco Caruso, Lorenzo Chiari, Basil Sharrack, Walter Maetzler, Clemens Becker, Jeffrey M. Hausdorff…
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:141
  21. Personalizing prosthesis control is often structured as human-in-the-loop optimization. However, gait performance is influenced by both human control and intelligent prosthesis control. Hence, we need to consi...

    Authors: Bretta L. Fylstra, I-Chieh Lee, Minhan Li, Michael D. Lewek and He Huang
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:140
  22. Restoring or improving seated stability after spinal cord injury (SCI) can improve the ability to perform activities of daily living by providing a dynamic, yet stable, base for upper extremity motion. Seated ...

    Authors: Aidan R. W. Friederich, Xuefeng Bao, Ronald J. Triolo and Musa L. Audu
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:139
  23. Spasticity is defined as “a motor disorder characterised by a velocity dependent increase in tonic stretch reflexes (muscle tone) with exaggerated tendon jerks”. It is a highly prevalent condition following st...

    Authors: Xinliang Guo, Rebecca Wallace, Ying Tan, Denny Oetomo, Marlena Klaic and Vincent Crocher
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:138
  24. The relearning of movements after brain injury can be optimized by providing intensive, meaningful, and motivating training using virtual reality (VR). However, most current solutions use two-dimensional (2D) ...

    Authors: Nicolas Wenk, Karin A. Buetler, Joaquin Penalver-Andres, René M. Müri and Laura Marchal-Crespo
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:137
  25. The lack of the rehabilitation professionals is a global issue and it is becoming more serious during COVID-19. An Augmented Reality Rehabilitation System (AR Rehab) was developed for virtual training delivery...

    Authors: Zhen-Qun Yang, Dan Du, Xiao-Yong Wei and Raymond Kai-Yu Tong
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:136
  26. Electromyography (EMG)-based audiovisual biofeedback systems, developed and tested in research settings to train neuromuscular control in patient populations such as cerebral palsy (CP), have inherent implemen...

    Authors: Benjamin C. Conner, Ying Fang and Zachary F. Lerner
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:135
  27. Impaired balance during walking is a common problem in people with incomplete spinal cord injury (iSCI). To improve walking capacity, it is crucial to characterize balance control and how it is affected in thi...

    Authors: Eline Zwijgers, Edwin H. F. van Asseldonk, Marije Vos-van der Hulst, Alexander C. H. Geurts and Noël L. W. Keijsers
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:134
  28. To plan treatment and measure post-stroke recovery, frequent and time-bounded functional assessments are recommended. With increasing needs for neurorehabilitation advances, new technology based methods, such ...

    Authors: Quentin Burton, Thierry Lejeune, Stéphanie Dehem, Noémie Lebrun, Khawla Ajana, Martin Gareth Edwards and Gauthier Everard
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:133
  29. Vestibular deficits can impair an individual’s ability to maintain postural and/or gaze stability. Characterizing gait abnormalities among individuals affected by vestibular deficits could help identify patien...

    Authors: Safa Jabri, Wendy Carender, Jenna Wiens and Kathleen H. Sienko
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:132
  30. Exosuits have been shown to reduce metabolic cost of walking and to increase gait performance when used in clinical environment. Currently, these devices are transitioning to private use to facilitate independ...

    Authors: Chiara Basla, Irina Hungerbühler, Jan Thomas Meyer, Peter Wolf, Robert Riener and Michele Xiloyannis
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:131
  31. The Touch Hand 4.5 is a highly customisable prosthetic hand, which features an optimised modular design of the Touch Hand 4. The Touch Hand team has developed a low-cost prosthetic hand, which has been built u...

    Authors: Kashreya Moodley, Jode Fourie, Zaahid Imran, Clive Hands, William Rall and Riaan Stopforth
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:130
  32. Transcranial static magnetic field stimulation (tSMS) using a small and strong neodymium (NdFeB) magnet can temporarily suppress brain functions below the magnet. It is a promising non-invasive brain stimulati...

    Authors: Sumiya Shibata, Tatsunori Watanabe, Takuya Matsumoto, Keisuke Yunoki, Takayuki Horinouchi, Hikari Kirimoto, Jianxu Zhang, Hen Wang, Jinglong Wu, Hideaki Onishi and Tatsuya Mima
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:129
  33. Technology-aided rehabilitation is well established in the field of neurologic rehabilitation. Despite the widespread availability, the development of technology-based interventions that incorporate perspectiv...

    Authors: Alison Bell, Namrata Grampurohit, Gabrielle Kains and Ralph J. Marino
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:128
  34. Brain computer interface-triggered functional electrical stimulation therapy (BCI-FEST) has shown promise as a therapy to improve upper extremity function for individuals who have had a stroke or spinal cord i...

    Authors: Hope Jervis-Rademeyer, Kenneth Ong, Alexander Djuric, Sarah Munce, Kristin E. Musselman and Cesar Marquez-Chin
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:127
  35. A robotic rehabilitation gym can be defined as multiple patients training with multiple robots or passive sensorized devices in a group setting. Recent work with such gyms has shown positive rehabilitation out...

    Authors: Benjamin A. Miller, Bikranta Adhikari, Chao Jiang and Vesna D. Novak
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:126
  36. Hemispatial neglect results from unilateral brain damage and represents a disabling unawareness for objects in the hemispace opposite the brain lesion (contralesional). The patients’ attentional bias for ipsil...

    Authors: Lisa Kunkel genannt Bode, Anna Sophie Schulte, Björn Hauptmann, Thomas F. Münte, Andreas Sprenger and Björn Machner
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:125
  37. Soft exosuits offer promise to support users in everyday workload tasks by providing assistance. However, acceptance of such systems remains low due to the difficulty of control compared with rigid mechatronic...

    Authors: Nicholas Tacca, John Nassour, Stefan K. Ehrlich, Nicolas Berberich and Gordon Cheng
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:124
  38. In older adults, the extent to which performing a cognitive task when standing diminishes postural control is predictive of future falls and cognitive decline. The neurophysiology of such “dual-tasking” and it...

    Authors: Melike Kahya, Natalia A. Gouskova, On-Yee Lo, Junhong Zhou, Davide Cappon, Emma Finnerty, Alvaro Pascual-Leone, Lewis A. Lipsitz, Jeffrey M. Hausdorff and Brad Manor
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:123
  39. The concept of embodiment has gained widespread popularity within prosthetics research. Embodiment has been claimed to be an indicator of the efficacy of sensory feedback and control strategies. Moreover, it h...

    Authors: Jan Zbinden, Eva Lendaro and Max Ortiz-Catalan
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:122
  40. This study aimed to investigate the effects of early-stage Alzheimer’s disease (AD) on the reach-to-grasp kinematics and kinetics with and without visual supervision of the grasping arm and hand. Seventeen pat...

    Authors: Jianhong Zhang, Yunling Xiao, Zong-Ming Li, Na Wei, Leitong Lin and Ke Li
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:121
  41. Balance stabilization exercises are often prescribed to facilitate compensation in individuals with vestibular schwannoma (VS). However, both the assessment and prescription of these exercises are reliant on c...

    Authors: Omid A. Zobeiri, Lin Wang, Jennifer L. Millar, Michael C. Schubert and Kathleen E. Cullen
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:120
  42. The development of bionic legs has seen substantial improvements in the past years but people with lower-limb amputation still suffer from impairments in mobility (e.g., altered balance and gait control) due t...

    Authors: Sabina Manz, Romain Valette, Federica Damonte, Lucas Avanci Gaudio, Jose Gonzalez-Vargas, Massimo Sartori, Strahinja Dosen and Johan Rietman
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:119
  43. To evaluate the relationship between measures of neuromuscular impairment and limb accelerations (LA) collected during sleep among individuals with chronic spinal cord injury (SCI) to provide evidence of const...

    Authors: Stephanie K. Rigot, Michael L. Boninger, Dan Ding, Jennifer L. Collinger, Brad E. Dicianno and Lynn A. Worobey
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:118
  44. Service robots are defined as reprogrammable, sensor-based mechatronic devices that perform useful services in an autonomous or semi-autonomous way to human activities in an everyday environment. As the number...

    Authors: Olivia Nocentini, Jaeseok Kim, Zain Muhammad Bashir and Filippo Cavallo
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:117
  45. Neuromodulation with electromagnetic stimulation is widely used for the control of abnormal neural activity, and has been proven to be a valuable alternative to pharmacological tools for the treatment of many ...

    Authors: Hui Ye, Jenna Hendee, Joyce Ruan, Alena Zhirova, Jayden Ye and Maria Dima
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:116
  46. Exoskeletons are externally worn motorized devices that assist with sit-to-stand and walking in individuals with motor and functional impairments. The Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has approved several of t...

    Authors: Kristen Hohl, Matt Giffhorn, Steven Jackson and Arun Jayaraman
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:115
  47. Although the ankle strategy is important for achieving frontal plane stability during one-leg stance, previously developed powered ankle–foot orthoses (PAFOs) did not involve ankle strategies because of hardwa...

    Authors: Ho Seon Choi, Yoon Su Baek and Hyunki In
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:114
  48. Wearable activity monitors such as ActiGraph monitoring devices are widely used, especially in research settings. Various research studies have assessed the criterion validity of ActiGraph devices for step cou...

    Authors: Armelle-Myriane Ngueleu, Corentin Barthod, Krista Lynn Best, François Routhier, Martin Otis and Charles Sèbiyo Batcho
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:112

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