Stimulation combined with externally powered motorized orthoses for stroke
Ronald J. Triolo
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February 2020 -
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Objective - The objective of this study is to implement and test a neuro-mechanical gait assist (NMGA) device to correct gait characterized by muscle weakness, incoordination or excessive tone in veterans with hemiplegia from stroke that adversely affect their ability to walk, exercise, perform activities of daily living, and participate fully in personal, professional and social roles. Research Plan – Prototype NMGA device will be used to develop a finite state controller (FSC) to coordinate us...