Orthoses and adaptive equipment.


In the past decade, advancements in orthoses have focused on using concepts of functional electrical stimulation, constraint-induced movement therapy, and robotic mechanisms. This article reviews newer technologies in orthotic use as well as common orthoses used in stroke, traumatic brain injury, and other neuromuscular disorders. A review of the gait cycle… (More)
DOI: 10.1212/01.CON.0000399069.77191.5b