Rehabilitation of the arm and hand following stroke--a clinical trial with BIONs.

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This paper reports the clinical experiences and preliminary observations from implanted microstimulators used to reduce some impairments following a stroke. Ongoing research protocols to reduce shoulder subluxation and hand contractures using BION stimulation are described. Comparison of compliance and patient satisfaction between individuals exercising at… (More)

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@article{Baker2004RehabilitationOT, title={Rehabilitation of the arm and hand following stroke--a clinical trial with BIONs.}, author={Lucinda L. Baker and Erica Palmer and Robert L. Waters and Sophia N. Chun}, journal={Conference proceedings : ... Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Annual Conference}, year={2004}, volume={6}, pages={4186-8} }