Reproducibility and responsiveness of heart rate indexes to assess wheeling efficiency in patients with spinal cord injuries

@article{Neto2014ReproducibilityAR,
  title={Reproducibility and responsiveness of heart rate indexes to assess wheeling efficiency in patients with spinal cord injuries},
  author={Frederico Ribeiro Neto and Alessandra C Coutinho and Paulo S Beraldo},
  journal={Spinal Cord},
  year={2014},
  volume={52},
  pages={683-688}
}
Study design:Cross-sectional study.Objectives:To measure the reproducibility and responsiveness of heart rate indexes in measuring energy expenditure during wheelchair locomotion of adults with spinal cord injury (SCI).Setting:SARAH Rehabilitation Hospital Network—Brasilia, Brazil.Methods:The study consecutively enrolled 35 individuals with SCI. Volunteers… CONTINUE READING