Hand function recovery in chronic stroke with HEXORR robotic training: A case series

@article{Godfrey2010HandFR,
  title={Hand function recovery in chronic stroke with HEXORR robotic training: A case series},
  author={Sasha Blue Godfrey and Christopher N. Schabowsky and Rahsaan J. Holley and Peter S. Lum},
  journal={2010 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology},
  year={2010},
  pages={4485-4488}
}
After a stroke, many survivors have impaired motor function. Robotic rehabilitation techniques have emerged to provide a repetitive, activity-based therapy at potentially lower cost than conventional methods. Many patients exhibit intrinsic resistance to hand extension in the form of spasticity and/or hypertonia. We have developed a therapy program using the Hand Exoskeleton Rehabilitation Robot (HEXORR) that is capable of compensating for tone to assist patients in opening the paretic hand… CONTINUE READING

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