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Enhancing motor skill learning with transcranial direct current stimulation - a concise review with applications to stroke
(Frontiers Media, 2012-07)
In the past few years, there has been a rapid increase in the application of non-invasive brain stimulation to study brain-behavior relations in an effort to potentially increase the effectiveness of neuro-rehabilitation. ...
Comparison of the Mini-Balance Evaluations Systems Test with the Berg Balance Scale in relationship to walking speed and motor recovery post stroke
(Taylor & Francis, 2017-08-21)
Background: The Mini-BESTest is a recently developed balance assessment tool that incorporates challenging dynamic balance tasks. Few studies have compared the psychometric properties of the Mini-BESTest to the commonly ...
Concurrent validity of the GAITRite electronic walkway and the 10-meter walk test for measurement of walking speed after stroke
BACKGROUND: Walking speed is used to assess functional status, predict recovery, prescribe exercise, and track functional progress after stroke. Determining concurrent validity ensures that results from different tests ...
Recumbent stepping aerobic exercise in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a pilot study.
(Springer Verlag, 2019-02-04)
Objectives Aerobic exercise can promote neuroplastic responses in the healthy and injured brain. Although the role of exercise in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is debated, new evidence suggests that exercise may ...