Trends and Technologies in Rehabilitation of Foot Drop: A Systematic Review

  title={Trends and Technologies in Rehabilitation of Foot Drop: A Systematic Review},
  author={Fady S. Alnajjar and Sumayya Khalid and Riadh Zaier and Munkhjargal Gochoo},
  journal={Expert Review of Medical Devices},
  pages={31 - 46}
ABSTRACT Introduction Foot Drop (FD) is a condition, which is very commonly found in post-stoke patients; however it can also be seen in patients with multiple sclerosis, and cerebral palsy. It is a sign of neuromuscular damage caused by the weakness of the muscles. There are various approaches of FD’s rehabilitation, such as physiotherapy, surgery, and the use of technological devices. Recently, researchers have worked on developing various technologies to enhance assisting and rehabilitation… 
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