Influence of orthotic gait training with powered hip orthosis on walking in paraplegic patients.

Abstract

OBJECTIVES Gait training has been shown to improve the walking performance of spinal cord-injured (SCI) patients. The use of powered hip orthoses (PHO) during gait training is one approach which could potentially improve rehabilitative outcomes for such subjects. The aim of this study was therefore to evaluate the influence of a PHO on the kinematics and… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/17483107.2013.807442

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