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  1. Robot-assisted rehabilitation for patients with stroke is promising. However, it is unclear whether additional balance training using a balance-focused robot combined with conventional rehabilitation programs ...

    Authors: Seigo Inoue, Yohei Otaka, Masashi Kumagai, Masafumi Sugasawa, Naoki Mori and Kunitsugu Kondo
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:12
  2. Many patients with neurological movement disorders fear to fall while performing postural transitions without assistance, which prevents them from participating in daily life. To overcome this limitation, mult...

    Authors: Roushanak Haji Hassani, Mathias Bannwart, Marc Bolliger, Thomas Seel, Reinald Brunner and Georg Rauter
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:11
  3. In the field of myoelectric control systems, pattern recognition (PR) algorithms have become always more interesting for predicting complex electromyography patterns involving movements with more than 2 Degree...

    Authors: Francesca Leone, Cosimo Gentile, Francesca Cordella, Emanuele Gruppioni, Eugenio Guglielmelli and Loredana Zollo
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:10
  4. Prosthetic feet are prescribed for persons with a lower-limb amputation to restore lost mobility. However, due to limited adaptability of their ankles and springs, situations like walking on slopes or uneven g...

    Authors: Michael Ernst, Björn Altenburg, Thomas Schmalz, Andreas Kannenberg and Malte Bellmann
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:9
  5. Mirror therapy (MT) has been used for functional recovery of the affected hand by providing the mirrored image of the unaffected hand movement, which induces neural activation of the cortical hemisphere contra...

    Authors: Dong Hyun Kim, Kun-Do Lee, Thomas C. Bulea and Hyung-Soon Park
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:8
  6. After a stroke, experts recommend regular monitoring and kinematic assessments of patients to objectively measure motor recovery. With the rise of new technologies and increasing needs for neurorehabilitation,...

    Authors: Gauthier Everard, Yasmine Otmane-Tolba, Zélie Rosselli, Thomas Pellissier, Khawla Ajana, Stéphanie Dehem, Edouard Auvinet, Martin Gareth Edwards, Julien Lebleu and Thierry Lejeune
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:7
  7. Robot-assisted hand training has shown positive effects on promoting neuromuscular control. Since both robot-assisted therapy and task-oriented training are often used in post-stroke rehabilitation, we raised ...

    Authors: Yen-Wei Chen, Wei-Chi Chiang, Chia-Ling Chang, Shih-Ming Lo and Ching-Yi Wu
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:6
  8. Spasticity is a common complication of many neurological diseases and despite contributing much disability; the available therapeutic options are limited. Peripheral magnetic stimulation is one promising option. ...

    Authors: Nevine El Nahas, Fatma Fathalla Kenawy, Eman Hamid Abd Eldayem, Tamer M. Roushdy, Shahinaz M. Helmy, Ahmed Zaki Akl, Aya Ahmed Ashour, Tamer H. Emara, Marwa Mohamed Moawad, Randa M. Amin and Ahmed M. Elbokl
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:5
  9. Foot pressure distribution can be used as a quantitative parameter for evaluating anatomical deformity of the foot and for diagnosing and treating pathological gait, falling, and pressure sores in diabetes. Th...

    Authors: Frederick Mun and Ahnryul Choi
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:4
  10. Error amplification (EA), virtually magnify task errors in visual feedback, is a potential neurocognitive approach to facilitate motor performance. With regional activities and inter-regional connectivity of e...

    Authors: Yi-Ching Chen, Yi-Ying Tsai, Gwo-Ching Chang and Ing-Shiou Hwang
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:3
  11. Upper limb kinematic assessments provide quantifiable information on qualitative movement behavior and limitations after stroke. A comprehensive characterization of spatiotemporal kinematics of stroke subjects...

    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 19:2
  12. Motor impairment is widely acknowledged as a core feature in children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), which can affect adaptive behavior and increase severity of symptoms. Low-cost motion capture and virt...

    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 19:1

    The Correction to this article has been published in Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2022 19:62

  13. After a stroke, a wide range of deficits can occur with varying onset latencies. As a result, assessing impairment and recovery are enormous challenges in neurorehabilitation. Although several clinical scales ...

    Authors: Belén Rubio Ballester, Fabrizio Antenucci, Martina Maier, Anthony C. C. Coolen and Paul F. M. J. Verschure
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:186
  14. Aging societies lead to higher demand for gait rehabilitation as age-related neurological disorders such as stroke and spinal cord injury increase. Since conventional methods for gait rehabilitation are physic...

    Authors: Choonghyun Son, Anna Lee, Junkyung Lee, DaeEun Kim, Seung-Jong Kim, Min Ho Chun and Junho Choi
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:185
  15. A client-centred task-oriented approach has advantages towards motivation and adherence to therapy in neurorehabilitation, but it is costly to integrate in practice. An intelligent Activity-based Client-centre...

    Authors: Els Knippenberg, Annick Timmermans, Jolijn Coolen, Katrien Neven, Peter Hallet, Jolien Lemmens and Annemie Spooren
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:184
  16. Human-human (HH) interaction mediated by machines (e.g., robots or passive sensorized devices), which we call human-machine-human (HMH) interaction, has been studied with increasing interest in the last decade...

    Authors: Emek Barış Küçüktabak, Sangjoon J. Kim, Yue Wen, Kevin Lynch and Jose L. Pons
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:183
  17. Ankle-targeting resistance training for improving plantarflexion function during walking increases rehabilitation intensity, an important factor for motor recovery after stroke. However, understanding of the e...

    Authors: Krithika Swaminathan, Sungwoo Park, Fouzia Raza, Franchino Porciuncula, Sangjun Lee, Richard W. Nuckols, Louis N. Awad and Conor J. Walsh
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:182
  18. In recent years, robotic rehabilitation devices have often been used for motor training. However, to date, no systematic reviews of qualitative studies exploring the end-user experiences of robotic devices in ...

    Authors: Despina Laparidou, Ffion Curtis, Joseph Akanuwe, Khaled Goher, A. Niroshan Siriwardena and Ayse Kucukyilmaz
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:181
  19. Evidence is emerging for the use of overground lower limb robotic exoskeletons in the rehabilitation of people with spinal cord injury (SCI), with suggested benefits for gait speed, bladder and bowel function,...

    Authors: Nicola Postol, Neil J. Spratt, Andrew Bivard and Jodie Marquez
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:180
  20. Resting tremor is one of the most common symptoms of Parkinson’s disease. Despite its high prevalence, resting tremor may not be as effectively treated with dopaminergic medication as other symptoms, and surgi...

    Authors: Beatriz S. Arruda, Carolina Reis, James J. Sermon, Alek Pogosyan, Peter Brown and Hayriye Cagnan
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:179
  21. Therapists specializing in handwriting difficulties in children often address motor problems including both proximal and distal movements in the upper extremity. Kinematic measures can be used to investigate v...

    Authors: Shoshana Steinhart, Patrice L. Weiss and Jason Friedman
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:178
  22. Freezing of gait (FOG) is a sensitive problem, which is caused by motor control deficits and requires greater attention during postural transitions such as turning in people with Parkinson’s disease (PD). Howe...

    Authors: Hwayoung Park, Sungtae Shin, Changhong Youm, Sang-Myung Cheon, Myeounggon Lee and Byungjoo Noh
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:177
  23. To apply transcranial electrical stimulation (tES) to the motor cortex, motor hotspots are generally identified using motor evoked potentials by transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS). The objective of this s...

    Authors: Ga-Young Choi, Chang-Hee Han, Hyung-Tak Lee, Nam-Jong Paik, Won-Seok Kim and Han-Jeong Hwang
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:176
  24. Prevention of cognitive decline in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is of major importance. We explored the effect of a 6 months computerized game training program on cognitive performance in MS patients with mild cogn...

    Authors: Shay Menascu, Roy Aloni, Mark Dolev, David Magalashvili, Keren Gutman, Sapir Dreyer-Alster, Franck Tarpin-Bernard, Ran Achiron, Gil Harari and Anat Achiron
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:175
  25. Conflicting results persist regarding the effectiveness of robotic-assisted gait training (RAGT) for functional gait recovery in post-stroke survivors. We used several machine learning algorithms to construct ...

    Authors: Chao-Yang Kuo, Chia-Wei Liu, Chien-Hung Lai, Jiunn-Horng Kang, Sung-Hui Tseng and Emily Chia-Yu Su
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:174

    The Review to this article has been published in 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

  26. Building control architecture that balances the assistive manipulation systems with the benefits of direct human control is a crucial challenge of human–robot collaboration. It promises to help people with dis...

    Authors: Md Samiul Haque Sunny, Md Ishrak Islam Zarif, Ivan Rulik, Javier Sanjuan, Mohammad Habibur Rahman, Sheikh Iqbal Ahamed, Inga Wang, Katie Schultz and Brahim Brahmi
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:173
  27. Hemiparetic cerebral palsy impacts millions of people worldwide. Assessment of bilateral motor function in real life remains a major challenge. We evaluated quantification of upper extremity movement in hemipa...

    Authors: Asha Hollis, Lauran Cole, Ephrem Zewdie, Megan J. Metzler and Adam Kirton
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:172
  28. Stroke survivors show deteriorated physical functioning and physical activity levels. Physical activity levels of stroke survivors are generally low. It is increasingly recognized that physical activity is a m...

    Authors: Hanneke E. M. Braakhuis, Monique A. M. Berger, Ruben G. R. H. Regterschot, Erwin E. H. van Wegen, Ruud W. Selles, Gerard M. Ribbers and Johannes B. J. Bussmann
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:171
  29. User-centered design approaches have gained attention over the past decade, aiming to tackle the technology acceptance issues of wearable robotic devices to assist, support or augment human capabilities. While...

    Authors: Jan Thomas Meyer, Roger Gassert and Olivier Lambercy
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:170
  30. Automated and accurate assessment for postural abnormalities is necessary to monitor the clinical progress of Parkinson’s disease (PD). The combination of depth camera and machine learning makes this purpose p...

    Authors: Zhuoyu Zhang, Ronghua Hong, Ao Lin, Xiaoyun Su, Yue Jin, Yichen Gao, Kangwen Peng, Yudi Li, Tianyu Zhang, Hongping Zhi, Qiang Guan and LingJing Jin
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:169
  31. Transfemoral amputees experience a complex host of physical, psychological, and social challenges, compounded by the functional limitations of current transfemoral prostheses. However, the specific relationshi...

    Authors: Chiara Fanciullacci, Zach McKinney, Vito Monaco, Giovanni Milandri, Angelo Davalli, Rinaldo Sacchetti, Matteo Laffranchi, Lorenzo De Michieli, Andrea Baldoni, Alberto Mazzoni, Linda Paternò, Elisa Rosini, Luigi Reale, Fabio Trecate, Simona Crea, Nicola Vitiello…
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:168
  32. Freezing of gait (FOG) is a walking disturbance in advanced stage Parkinson’s disease (PD) that has been associated with increased fall risk and decreased quality of life. Freezing episodes can be mitigated or...

    Authors: Gaurav Shalin, Scott Pardoel, Edward D. Lemaire, Julie Nantel and Jonathan Kofman
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:167
  33. The transfer of the behaviors of a human’s upper limbs to an avatar is widely used in the field of virtual reality rehabilitation. To perform the transfer, movement tracking technology is required. Traditional...

    Authors: Kuan Cha, Jinying Wang, Yan Li, Longbin Shen, Zhuoming Chen and Jinyi Long
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:166
  34. Home-based rehabilitation of arm function is a significant gap in service provision for adult stroke. The EDNA-22 tablet is a portable virtual rehabilitation-based system that provides a viable option for home...

    Authors: Peter H. Wilson, Jeffrey M. Rogers, Karin Vogel, Bert Steenbergen, Thomas B. McGuckian and Jonathan Duckworth
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:165
  35. Physical training (PT, e.g., Tai Chi and strength training) has been demonstrated to improve balance control and prevent falls. Recently, exergame intervention (EI) has emerged to prevent falls by enhancing bo...

    Authors: Yan Chen, Yuan Zhang, Zhenxiang Guo, Dapeng Bao and Junhong Zhou
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:164
  36. Ankle exoskeletons can improve walking mechanics and energetics, but few untethered devices have demonstrated improved performance and usability across a wide range of users and terrains. Our goal was to desig...

    Authors: Greg Orekhov, Ying Fang, Chance F. Cuddeback and Zachary F. Lerner
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:163
  37. Technology-supported rehabilitation can help alleviate the increasing need for cost-effective rehabilitation of neurological conditions, but use in clinical practice remains limited. Agreement on a core set of...

    Authors: Gerdienke B. Prange-Lasonder, Margit Alt Murphy, Ilse Lamers, Ann-Marie Hughes, Jaap H. Buurke, Peter Feys, Thierry Keller, Verena Klamroth-Marganska, Ina M. Tarkka, Annick Timmermans and Jane H. Burridge
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:162
  38. Load carriage is common in a wide range of professions, but prolonged load carriage is associated with increased fatigue and overuse injuries. Exoskeletons could improve the quality of life of these profession...

    Authors: Gwendolyn M. Bryan, Patrick W. Franks, Seungmoon Song, Ricardo Reyes, Meghan P. O’Donovan, Karen N. Gregorczyk and Steven H. Collins
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:161
  39. As wearable assistive devices, such as prostheses and exoskeletons, become increasingly sophisticated and effective, the mental workload associated with their use remains high and becomes a major challenge to ...

    Authors: Charlotte Marchand, Jozina B. De Graaf and Nathanaël Jarrassé
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:160
  40. For people with lower-limb amputations, wearing a prosthetic limb helps restore their motor abilities for daily activities. However, the prosthesis's potential benefits are hindered by limited somatosensory fe...

    Authors: Lijun Chen, Yanggang Feng, Baojun Chen, Qining Wang and Kunlin Wei
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:159
  41. Resting motor threshold is an objective measure of cortical excitability. Numerous studies indicate that the success of motor recovery after stroke is significantly determined by the direction and extent of co...

    Authors: Jitka Veldema, Dennis Alexander Nowak and Alireza Gharabaghi
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:158
  42. Wearable robots have been shown to improve the efficiency of walking in diverse scenarios. However, it is unclear how much practice is needed to fully adapt to robotic assistance, and which neuromotor processe...

    Authors: Florian L. Haufe, Alessia M. Kober, Peter Wolf, Robert Riener and Michele Xiloyannis
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:157
  43. Illusion of movement induced by tendon vibration is commonly used in rehabilitation and seems valuable for motor rehabilitation after stroke, by playing a role in cerebral plasticity. The aim was to study if c...

    Authors: Salomé Le Franc, Isabelle Bonan, Mathis Fleury, Simon Butet, Christian Barillot, Anatole Lécuyer and Mélanie Cogné
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:156
  44. The lower-extremity motor coordination test (LEMOCOT) is a performance-based measure used to assess motor coordination deficits after stroke. We aimed to automatically quantify performance on the LEMOCOT and t...

    Authors: Shirley Handelzalts, Yogev Koren, Noy Goldhamer, Adi Yeshurun-Tayer, Yisrael Parmet, Lior Shmuelof and Simona Bar-Haim
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:155
  45. Smoothness is commonly used for measuring movement quality of the upper paretic limb during reaching tasks after stroke. Many different smoothness metrics have been used in stroke research, but a ‘valid’ metri...

    Authors: Mohamed Irfan Mohamed Refai, Mique Saes, Bouke L. Scheltinga, Joost van Kordelaar, Johannes B. J. Bussmann, Peter H. Veltink, Jaap H. Buurke, Carel G. M. Meskers, Erwin E. H. van Wegen, Gert Kwakkel and Bert-Jan F. van Beijnum
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:154
  46. The accurate temporal analysis of muscle activation is of great interest in many research areas, spanning from neurorobotic systems to the assessment of altered locomotion patterns in orthopedic and neurologic...

    Authors: Marco Ghislieri, Giacinto Luigi Cerone, Marco Knaflitz and Valentina Agostini
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:153
  47. Autonomous exoskeletons will need to be useful at a variety of walking speeds, but it is unclear how optimal hip–knee–ankle exoskeleton assistance should change with speed. Biological joint moments tend to inc...

    Authors: Gwendolyn M. Bryan, Patrick W. Franks, Seungmoon Song, Alexandra S. Voloshina, Ricardo Reyes, Meghan P. O’Donovan, Karen N. Gregorczyk and Steven H. Collins
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:152
  48. As hyperactive muscle stretch reflexes hinder movement in patients with central nervous system disorders, they are a common target of treatment. To improve treatment evaluation, hyperactive reflexes should be ...

    Authors: Eline Flux, Marjolein M. van der Krogt, Jaap Harlaar, Annemieke I. Buizer and Lizeth H. Sloot
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:151
  49. Falls are more prevalent in stroke survivors than age-matched healthy older adults because of their functional impairment. Rapid balance recovery reaction with adequate range-of-motion and fast response and mo...

    Authors: Melisa Junata, Kenneth Chik-Chi Cheng, Hok Sum Man, Charles Wai-Kin Lai, Yannie Oi-Yan Soo and Raymond Kai-Yu Tong
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:150
  50. Individuals requiring greater physical assistance to practice walking complete fewer steps in physical therapy during subacute stroke rehabilitation. Powered exoskeletons have been developed to allow repetitio...

    Authors: Dennis R. Louie, W. Ben Mortenson, Melanie Durocher, Amy Schneeberg, Robert Teasell, Jennifer Yao and Janice J. Eng
    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2021 18:149

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