Health and fitness benefits of functional electrical stimulation-evoked leg exercise for spinal cord-injured individuals: a position review

  title={Health and fitness benefits of functional electrical stimulation-evoked leg exercise for spinal cord-injured individuals: a position review},
  author={Nur Azah Hamzaid and Glen M. Davis},
  journal={Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation},
Purpose: To investigate the potential health and fitness benefits of lower extremity functional electrical stimulation (FES) exercise for people with spinal cord injury (SCI). Method: Systematic review strategy conducted from electronic databases from 1830 until July 2008. Studies with randomized and/or controlled designs were highlighted for analysis, but all relevant literature was described to develop an overall position statement. Study selection: (1) leg FES-evoked exercise for (2) people… 

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