Gait rehabilitation with body weight-supported treadmill training for a blast injury survivor with traumatic brain injury.

@article{Scherer2007GaitRW,
  title={Gait rehabilitation with body weight-supported treadmill training for a blast injury survivor with traumatic brain injury.},
  author={Matthew R. Scherer},
  journal={Brain injury},
  year={2007},
  volume={21 1},
  pages={93-100}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Research supports the use of body weight-supported treadmill training (BWSTT) in patients with hemi-paresis and may show promise as a gait training and neuromuscular re-education intervention in the blast-injured, traumatic brain injury (TBI) population. The purpose of this case study is to document the use BWSTT and goal-directed therapy in the improvement of gait quality, gait speed and maximum distance ambulated in a blast injury survivor with TBI. CASE DESCRIPTION A… CONTINUE READING

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