Laboratory of Engineering for Gait Science
Repeat Exposure to Leg Swing Perturbations During Treadmill Training Induces Long-Term Retention of Increased Step Length in Human SCI: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Study.
OBJECTIVE: To determine whether repeat exposure to force perturbations during treadmill training can induce long-term retention of improved step length and overall improvements in locomotor function in persons with spinal cord injury. DESIGN: Fourteen patients with spinal cord injury were recruited and randomly assigned to swing resistance or swing assistance training groups. A controlled swing resistance or assistance force, for resistance or assistance training groups, respectively, was…read more
Using swing resistance and assistance to improve gait symmetry in individuals post-stroke.read more
Robotic resistance/assistance training improves locomotor function in individuals poststroke: a randomized controlled study.read more
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In celebration of National Aphasia Awareness Month, join us for our 17th Annual Aphasia Day! Saturday, June 22, 2019, 9:15-3:15 at the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, 355 E Erie Street, Chicago, IL 60611.