The therapeutic effect of functional and transcutaneous electric stimulation on improving gait speed in stroke patients: a meta-analysis.

@article{Robbins2006TheTE,
  title={The therapeutic effect of functional and transcutaneous electric stimulation on improving gait speed in stroke patients: a meta-analysis.},
  author={Shawn M K Robbins and Pamela E. Houghton and M. Gail Woodbury and Janet L Brown},
  journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation},
  year={2006},
  volume={87 6},
  pages={853-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the effect of previous treatments of functional electric stimulation (FES) and transcutaneous electric stimulation (TENS) on improving gait speed in subjects poststroke. DATA SOURCES Relevant articles were obtained through a search of English-language articles cited in Medline, EMBASE, CINHAL, and PubMed databases from January 1966 to May 2005. STUDY SELECTION Prospective clinical studies were included if electric stimulation was used to treat subjects poststroke and… CONTINUE READING

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