Can we improve gait skills in chronic hemiplegics? A randomised control trial with gait trainer.

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AIM Partial body weight support (PBWS) is an accepted treatment for hemiplegic patients. The aim of this study is to compare the efficiency of gait trainer with conventional treatment on the gait management after stroke. METHODS Forty chronic post-stroke hemiplegics were part of a prospective research. Inclusion criteria were: first ever stroke in a… (More)

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@article{Dias2007CanWI, title={Can we improve gait skills in chronic hemiplegics? A randomised control trial with gait trainer.}, author={Danielle Ferreira Dias and Jorge Lains and Am{\'e}lia Rodrigues Pereira and Rog{\'e}ria de Souza Nunes and Justina V Caldas and Cristiane Mariote Amaral and Susete Pires and Adriana Vasconcellos Costa and Philip A Alves and Maria da Consolaç{\~a}o Vieira Moreira and Noemi Garrido and Luciana Loureiro}, journal={Europa medicophysica}, year={2007}, volume={43 4}, pages={499-504} }