Lower Limb Strength Is Significantly Impaired in All Muscle Groups in Ambulatory People With Chronic Stroke: A Cross-Sectional Study.

@article{Dorsch2016LowerLS,
  title={Lower Limb Strength Is Significantly Impaired in All Muscle Groups in Ambulatory People With Chronic Stroke: A Cross-Sectional Study.},
  author={Simone Dorsch and Louise Ada and Colleen G. Canning},
  journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation},
  year={2016},
  volume={97 4},
  pages={522-527}
}
OBJECTIVE To measure the strength of the major muscle groups of the affected and intact lower limbs in people with stroke compared with age-matched controls. DESIGN Cross-sectional study. SETTING University laboratory. PARTICIPANTS Ambulatory stroke survivors (n=60; mean age, 69±11y), who had had a stroke between 1 and 6 years previously, and age… CONTINUE READING