Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation

Known as: NMES, therapeutic (subthreshold) electrical stimulation 
A procedure in which small electric impulses are used to stimulate muscles that are weak or paralyzed. It helps to increase muscle strength, blood… (More)

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2011
2011
Electromechanical delay (EMD) is a biological artifact that arises due to a time lag between electrical excitation and tension… (More)
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2010
2010
Neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) is a prescribed treatment for various neuromuscular disorders, where an electrical… (More)
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2009
2009
A high-level objective of neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) is to enable a person to achieve some functional task… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Maintaining the physiologic integrity of paralyzed limbs may be critical for those with spinal cord injury (SCI) to be viable… (More)
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2004
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2004
Propensity score methodology can be used to help design observational studies in a way analogous to the way randomized… (More)
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2004
2004
STUDY DESIGN A case series. OBJECTIVES The purpose of this case series was to assess the effect of high-intensity neuromuscular… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND Passive training of specific locomotor muscle groups by means of neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) might be… (More)
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1999
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1999
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE It has been suggested that cyclic neuromuscular electrical stimulation (ES) may enhance motor recovery… (More)
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1999
1999
This randomized, double blind, controlled trial was designed to determine the effectiveness of neuromuscular electrical… (More)
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1991
1991
Although neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) can increase the ability of muscle to exert force, the means by which this… (More)
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