A randomized controlled trial of the effects of intensive sit-to-stand training after recent traumatic brain injury on sit-to-stand performance

@article{Canning2003ARC,
  title={A randomized controlled trial of the effects of intensive sit-to-stand training after recent traumatic brain injury on sit-to-stand performance},
  author={C. Canning and R. Shepherd and J. Carr and J. Alison and L. Wade and A. White},
  journal={Clinical Rehabilitation},
  year={2003},
  volume={17},
  pages={355 - 362}
}
  • C. Canning, R. Shepherd, +3 authors A. White
  • Published 2003
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Clinical Rehabilitation
  • Objective: To examine the effectiveness of intensive practice of sit-to-stand on motor performance, exercise capacity and exercise efficiency in traumatic brain-injured patients during early inpatient rehabilitation. Design: Single-blind randomized controlled pilot study. Setting: Brain injury rehabilitation unit. Subjects: Twenty-four subjects who had recently sustained a severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) were randomized into an experimental (n = 13) and a control (n = 11) group… CONTINUE READING
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