Changes in gait and plantar foot loading upon using vibrotactile wearable biofeedback system in patients with stroke

@article{Ma2018ChangesIG,
  title={Changes in gait and plantar foot loading upon using vibrotactile wearable biofeedback system in patients with stroke},
  author={Christina Zong-Hao Ma and Yong Ping Zheng and Winson Chiu-Chun Lee},
  journal={Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation},
  year={2018},
  volume={25},
  pages={20 - 27}
}
  • C. Ma, Y. Zheng, W. Lee
  • Published 2 January 2018
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation
Abstract Background: Patients with stroke walk with excessive foot inversion at the affected side, which may disturb their balance and gait. Objectives: This study aimed to investigate the effects of instant biofeedback of plantar force at the medial and lateral forefoot regions on gait and plantar foot loading in patients with stroke. Methods: A total of eight patients with hemiplegic stroke, who had flexible rearfoot varus deformity at the affected side, participated in this study. A… 

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