TITLE

Randomized Trial of Robot-Assisted Rehabilitation for Chronic Stroke

PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
MD Conference Express;Mar2010, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study which aims to compare robot-assisted therapy (RT) and intensive comparison treatment (ICT) between customary chronic poststroke care or usual care (UC) in the treatment of chronic stroke affecting the upper extremities. It states that RT, ICT or UC were given to patients for 26 sessions within a 12-week period for analysis. The study revealed that RT and ICT performed better than ICT 36 weeks after the patients received treatment.
ACCESSION #
50676429

 

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