The Effect of Underwater Gait Training on Balance Ability of Stroke Patients

@inproceedings{Park2014TheEO,
  title={The Effect of Underwater Gait Training on Balance Ability of Stroke
Patients},
  author={Seok Woo Park and Kyoung Jin Lee and Doo Chul Shin and Seung Ho Shin and Myung Mo Lee and Changho Song},
  booktitle={Journal of physical therapy science},
  year={2014}
}
[Purpose] The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of underwater treadmill gait training on the balance ability of stroke patients. [Subjects] Twenty-two patients with stroke were randomly assigned to an underwater treadmill group (n =11) or a control group (n =11). [Methods] Both groups received general rehabilitation for 30 min per session, 5 times per week, over a 4-week period. The underwater treadmill group received additional underwater gait training for 30 min per session… CONTINUE READING