Comparison between the therapeutic effects of robotic-assisted locomotor training and an anti-spastic medication on spasticity

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We studied the effects of robotic-assisted locomotor (LOKOMAT) training or an anti-spastic medication (tizanidine) on neuromuscular abnormality associated with spasticity in persons with incomplete Spinal Cord Injury (SCI). Subjects were randomly divided to three groups: Lok, Tiz, and Cont. LOKOMAT training was performed 3 days/week for 4 weeks, with up to… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/EMBC.2015.7319437

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