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Hybrid robotic system combining passive exoskeleton and functional electrical stimulation for upper limb stroke rehabilitation: Preliminary results of the retrainer multi-center randomized controlled trial

Gasperini, Giulio; Rossini, Mauro; Proserpio, Davide; Immick, Nancy; Augusten, Andreas; Pedrocchi, Alessandra; Ambrosini, Emilia; Ferrante, Simona; Zajc, Johanness; Baccinelli, Walter; Bulgheroni, Maria; Krakow, Karsten; Molteni, Franco


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{
  "DOI": "10.1016/j.rehab.2018.05.200", 
  "language": "eng", 
  "title": "Hybrid robotic system combining passive exoskeleton and functional electrical stimulation for upper limb stroke rehabilitation: Preliminary results of the retrainer multi-center randomized controlled trial", 
  "issued": {
    "date-parts": [
      [
        2018, 
        7, 
        13
      ]
    ]
  }, 
  "abstract": "<p><a href=\"https://www.sciencedirect.com/topics/medicine-and-dentistry/apoplexy\">Stroke</a>&nbsp;is the main cause of acquired adult disability with major impact on&nbsp;<a href=\"https://www.sciencedirect.com/topics/medicine-and-dentistry/arm-movement\">arm function</a>. The combined use of Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES) and robotic technologies is strongly advocated to improve&nbsp;<a href=\"https://www.sciencedirect.com/topics/medicine-and-dentistry/rehabilitation-engineering\">rehabilitation</a>&nbsp;outcomes after stroke. We present the preliminary data of a multi-center Randomized Controlled Trial aimed at evaluating the effectiveness of this system with respect to conventional therapy for sub-acute stroke&nbsp;<a href=\"https://www.sciencedirect.com/topics/medicine-and-dentistry/upper-limb\">upper limb</a>&nbsp;rehabilitation.</p>", 
  "author": [
    {
      "family": "Gasperini, Giulio"
    }, 
    {
      "family": "Rossini, Mauro"
    }, 
    {
      "family": "Proserpio, Davide"
    }, 
    {
      "family": "Immick, Nancy"
    }, 
    {
      "family": "Augusten, Andreas"
    }, 
    {
      "family": "Pedrocchi, Alessandra"
    }, 
    {
      "family": "Ambrosini, Emilia"
    }, 
    {
      "family": "Ferrante, Simona"
    }, 
    {
      "family": "Zajc, Johanness"
    }, 
    {
      "family": "Baccinelli, Walter"
    }, 
    {
      "family": "Bulgheroni, Maria"
    }, 
    {
      "family": "Krakow, Karsten"
    }, 
    {
      "family": "Molteni, Franco"
    }
  ], 
  "type": "paper-conference", 
  "id": "2671779"
}
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