Treadmill training is effective for ambulatory adults with stroke: a systematic review.

@article{Polese2013TreadmillTI,
  title={Treadmill training is effective for ambulatory adults with stroke: a systematic review.},
  author={Janaine C Polese and Louise Ada and Catherine M Dean and Lucas R Nascimento and Luci F Teixeira-Salmela},
  journal={Journal of physiotherapy},
  year={2013},
  volume={59 2},
  pages={
          73-80
        }
}
QUESTION Does mechanically assisted walking increase walking speed or distance in ambulatory people with stroke compared with no intervention/non-walking intervention, or with overground walking? DESIGN Systematic review with meta-analysis of randomised trials. PARTICIPANTS Ambulatory adults with stroke. INTERVENTION Mechanically assisted walking (treadmill or gait trainer) without body weight support. OUTCOME MEASURES Walking speed measured in m/s during the 10-m Walk Test and walking… CONTINUE READING

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