Cardiorespiratory , Metabolic , and Biomechanical Responses During Functional Electrical Stimulation Leg Exercise : Health and Fitness Benefits

Functional electrical stimulation (FES)-induced leg exercise offers the potential for individuals with lowerlimb paralysis to otherwise gain some benefits conferred by leg exercise. Although its original intent is to reactivate the leg muscles to produce functional upright mobility, as a rehabilitation therapy, FES-evoked exercise increases the whole-body… (More)