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Optimal timing and neural loci: a scoping review on the effect of non-invasive brain stimulation on post-stroke gait and balance recovery.

Vyoma Parikh, Hui-Ting Goh, Ann Medley, Yu-Chen Chung,

Little is known about the optimal timing and neural loci for applying noninvasive brain stimulation (NIBS) to promote gait and balance recovery after stroke. To identify the optimal timing and neural loci of NIBS for gait and balance recovery after stroke. We performed a PubMed search using keywords of stroke, ... Read more >>

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[2021, :1-17]

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The nature of inpatient rehabilitation for people with aphasia from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds: a scoping review.

Kathleen Mellahn, Chelsea Larkman, Ali Lakhani, Samantha Siyambalapitiya, Miranda L Rose,

Due to language and cultural barriers, people with aphasia from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds are at risk of disadvantage in their access to comprehensive care. They are at higher risk of poorer inpatient outcomes in addition to challenges in receiving appropriate aphasia assessment and intervention. This study aims ... Read more >>

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[2021, :1-11]

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Comparison of the psychometric properties of three commonly used fall risk assessment tools: a prospective observational study for stroke patients.

Özge Arslan, Zeynep Tosun,

<h4>Background</h4>A reliable tool recommendation is needed to identify the risk of falling in hospitalized stroke patients.<h4>Objectives</h4>The aim of this study was to identify the most reliable fall risk assessment tool among the Morse Fall Scale (MFS), Itaki Fall Risk Scale (Itaki FRS) and Hendrich II Fall Risk Model (HIIFRM) for ... Read more >>

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[2021, :1-8]

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The relationship between sleep and physical activity in an in-patient rehabilitation stroke setting: a cross-sectional study.

Ching Hei Chow, Francois Fraysse, Susan Hillier,

<h4>Background</h4>Appropriate sleep and physical activity are known to be important for positive neuroplastic changes in the brain and therefore may affect stroke recovery.<h4>Objective</h4>To investigate the relationship between sleep and participation in different intensity levels of physical activity; to investigate the convergent validity of a commercially available device (Fitbit Flex) in ... Read more >>

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[2021, :1-10]

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Virtual reality in post-stroke neurorehabilitation - a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Azka Khan, Anna Podlasek, Fahad Somaa,

<h4>Background</h4>Stroke is a neurological disorder and one of the leading causes of disability worldwide. The patient may lose the ability to adequately move the extremities, perceive sensations, or ambulate independently. Recent experimental studies have reported the beneficial influence of virtual reality training strategies on improving overall functional abilities for stroke ... Read more >>

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[2021, :1-20]

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Outcomes of an interprofessional intensive comprehensive aphasia program's first five years.

Marjorie Nicholas, Rachel Pittmann, Suzanne Pennington, Lisa Tabor Connor, Denise Ambrosi, Lynne Brady Wagner, Mary Hildebrand, Marianne Savastano,

<h4>Background and objectives</h4>This ICAP program is a collaboration between an institute of health professions and a rehabilitation hospital. It was a 6-week intensive treatment program for people with post-stroke aphasia designed to maximize recovery and return to activities. This retrospective study investigated outcomes of this program offered annually from 2015 to ... Read more >>

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[2021, :1-17]

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Clinical interpretation and cutoff scores for manual ability measured by the ABILHAND questionnaire in people with stroke.

Elisabeth Ekstrand, Margit Alt Murphy, Katharina S Sunnerhagen,

<h4>Background</h4>The ABILHAND questionnaire is recommended to assess perceived manual ability after stroke; however, more knowledge on interpretability is needed to improve the clinical applicability.<h4>Objectives</h4>To determine clinically meaningful cutoff scores for different levels of perceived manual ability, assessed by ABILHAND, corresponding to established observed and perceived upper extremity assessments post stroke.<h4>Methods</h4>This ... Read more >>

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[2021, :1-11]

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Self-management to promote physical activity after discharge from in-patient stroke rehabilitation: a feasibility study.

Lívia Cg Caetano, Louise Ada, Sant'Anna Romeu Vale, Luci F Teixeira-Salmela, Aline A Scianni,

<h4>Objectives</h4>To investigate the feasibility of a self-management program aimed at increasing physical activity in community-dwelling ambulators after stroke in a middle-income country with high income inequality.<h4>Methods</h4>A Phase 1, pre-post intervention study was conducted with 20 sub-acute stroke participants. The self-management program was delivered in six home-based sessions over 3 months. ... Read more >>

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[2021, :1-11]

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Validity and reliability of the fatigue impact scale in stroke.

Elif Balevi Batur, Ozden Ozyemisçi-Taskiran, Selcen Yuksel, Mustafa Cengiz, Gulcin Kaymak Karatas,

<h4>Background</h4>Fatigue is one of the significant problems of post-stroke patients as it causes a decreased quality of life. Although the fatigue impact scale (FIS) is used in stroke, it lacks validation studies.<h4>Objective</h4>This study evaluates the psychometric properties of the FIS in patients with stroke.<h4>Subjects and methods</h4>A total of 41 subjects ... Read more >>

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[2021, :1-12]

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Synergic effect of the combination of mirror therapy and electrical stimulation for lower extremity motor function recovery in stroke survivors: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.

Hao Wang, Xiao-Ya Fang, Jun Yao,

<h4>Objectives</h4>To explore the synergic effect of the combination of mirror therapy and electrical stimulation on lower limb motor function recovery in stroke survivors.<h4>Materials and methods</h4>PubMed, Web of Science, Embase, Cochrane Library, CINAHL, CNKI, Wan Fang, CBM were searched from inception to December 2020. Randomized controlled trials that compared the combined ... Read more >>

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[2021, :1-11]

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Letter regarding the article entitled 'assessment for cardiovascular fitness in patients with stroke: which cardiopulmonary exercise testing method is better?'

Halil Onder,

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Psychometric properties of dexterity questionnaire-24 in Iranian chronic stroke survivors.

Arian Dehmiyani, Ghorban Taghizadeh, Akram Azad, Sepideh Goudarzi, Shamsi Jamali, Mahnaz Hejazi Shirmand, Siavash Rostami, Maryam Mehdizadeh,

<h4>Introduction</h4>Dexterity is one of the most critical upper extremity functions that may be impaired in chronic stroke survivors. This study aimed to investigate the psychometric properties of DextQ-24 in Iranian chronic stroke survivors.<h4>Method</h4>A total of 123 people with chronic stroke were included in the study. Internal consistency and test-retest reliability ... Read more >>

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[2021, :1-7]

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Acceptability of constraint induced movement therapy: influence of perceived difficulty and expected treatment outcome.

Mudasir Andrabi, Edward Taub, Staci Mckay Bishop, David Morris, Gitendra Uswatte,

<h4>Background</h4>Constraint-Induced Movement (CI) Therapy has evidence of efficaciously rehabilitating upper-extremity hemiparesis after stroke. Yet, it is not widely used in the United States. One barrier appears to be the perception of its difficulty among stroke care consumers, as reported by two published studies in which the participants had little or ... Read more >>

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[2021, :1-9]

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Effect of inhibitory kinesiotaping on spasticity in patients with chronic stroke: a randomized controlled pilot trial.

Mahdad Mehraein, Zahra Rojhani-Shirazi, Ahmad Zeinali Ghotrom, Nasrin Salehi Dehno,

<h4>Background</h4>There is no consensus regarding the positive effect of kinesiotaping (KT) on spasticity. All previous studies have measured spasticity by Modified Ashworth Scale (MAS) scale which is a subjective clinical assessment.<h4>Objective</h4>To investigate the effect of inhibitory KT on the spasticity of plantar flexor muscles using both Hoffmann-reflex (H-reflex) and MAS ... Read more >>

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[2021, :1-11]

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Dimensionality and item-difficulty hierarchy of the Fugl-Meyer assessment of the upper extremity among Japanese patients who have experienced stroke.

Yuta Tauchi, Makoto Kyougoku, Kayoko Takahashi, Yuho Okita, Takashi Takebayashi,

<b>Background</b>: The Fugl-Meyer Assessment of the Upper Extremity (FMA-UE) has been used in many clinical studies and in stroke rehabilitation. In studies evaluating psychometric properties, confirmatory factor analysis (CFA) indicated that the FMA-UE is a multidimensional tool. Item Response Theory One-Parameter Logistic (IRT1PL) supports that item-difficulty hierarchy can be used ... Read more >>

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[2021, :1-9]

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Exoskeleton versus end-effector robot-assisted therapy for finger-hand motor recovery in stroke survivors: systematic review and meta-analysis.

Lucrezia Moggio, Alessandro de Sire, Nicola Marotta, Andrea Demeco, Antonio Ammendolia,

<h4>Introduction</h4>The growing number of stroke survivors with residual hand disabilities requires the development of efficient recovery therapy, and robotic rehabilitation can play an important role.<h4>Objective</h4>The study aims to compare the relative effects of end-effector (EE) and exoskeleton (EXO) hand devices in motor recovery of patients with finger-hand motor impairment stroke.<h4>Methods</h4>We ... Read more >>

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[2021, :1-12]

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Reliability of the Theory of Mind Task Battery (ToM TB) to assess social cognition in post-stroke patients.

Nayara Karina Ferreira Pereira, Gabriele Natane de Medeiros Cirne, Fábio Ricardo de Oliveira Galvão, Maria Eloiza Costa, Wellington Dos Santos Lima Júnior, Enio Walker Azevedo Cacho, Marcos Hortes N Chagas, Roberta de Oliveira Cacho,

Theory of mind is the ability to understand, and infer thoughts or mental states to others. This is a central domain of social cognition that can be impaired after brain injury, resulting in changes in social skills and implications for rehabilitation.The aim of this investigation was to analyze the reliability ... Read more >>

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Therapists acting as data collectors in a post stroke research project - a door to development.

Annica Wohlin Wottrich, Isidor Braekke, Lisa Johansson, Lena von Koch,

The present study aims to explore how a new assignment in an otherwise familiar context is experienced by rehabilitation team members. <b>Methods:</b> Participants in the present study were eight clinically experienced occupational therapists and physiotherapists who collected data in an observational longitudinal study of the rehabilitation process after stroke. Semi-structured interviews ... Read more >>

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Clinical efficacy of aerobic exercise combined with computer-based cognitive training in stroke: a multicenter randomized controlled trial.

Ting-Ting Yeh, Ku-Chou Chang, Ching-Yi Wu, Chao-Jung Chen, I-Ching Chuang,

<h4>Purpose</h4>The objectives are to evaluate the effects of a sequential combination of aerobic exercise and cognitive training, compared with exercise or cognitive training alone, on cognitive function, physical function, daily function, quality of life, and social participation in stroke survivors with cognitive impairment.<h4>Methods</h4>This is a single-blind, parallel, randomized controlled trial. ... Read more >>

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[2021, :1-10]

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Serum activity of matrix metalloproteinase-2 and -9 is increased in chronic post-stroke individuals: a cross-sectional exploratory study.

Luisa Fernanda García-Salazar, Jean Alex Matos Ribeiro, Jonathan Emanuel Cunha, Stela Marcia Mattiello, Thiago Luiz Russo,

<h4>Background</h4>High concentrations of matrix metalloproteinase-2 (MMP-2) and -9 (MMP-9) are associated with inflammation early after stroke. In chronic stages, the elevation of some cytokines is related to the presence of co-morbid conditions in these individuals. In addition to this, some characteristics such as sensorimotor impairment, atrophy, and sedentary lifestyle predispose ... Read more >>

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Task Oriented Training Activities Post Stroke Will Produce Measurable Alterations in Brain Plasticity Concurrent with Skill Improvement.

Somchanok Rungseethanakul, Jarugool Tretriluxana, Pagamas Piriyaprasarth, Narawut Pakaprot, Khanitha Jitaree, Suradej Tretriluxana, Jerome V Danoff,

<h4>Background</h4>Task-oriented training with upper extremity (UE) skilled movements has been established as a method to regain function post stroke. Although improved UE function has been shown after this type of therapy, there is minimal evidence that brain plasticity is associated with this training. The accelerated skill acquisition program (ASAP) is ... Read more >>

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[2021, :1-14]

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Validity of the Utrecht scale for evaluation of rehabilitation-participation restrictions scale in a hospital-based stroke population 3 months after stroke.

Joris A de Graaf, Eline J Volkers, Vera P M Schepers, Johanna M A Visser-Meily, Marcel W M Post,

<b>Background:</b> The Utrecht Scale for Evaluation of Rehabilitation-Participation Restrictions scale (USER-<i>P</i>-R) is a promising patient-reported outcome measure, but has currently not been validated in a hospital-based stroke population. <b>Objective:</b> To examine psychometric properties of the USER-<i>P</i>-R in a hospital-based stroke population 3 months after stroke onset. Methods: Cross-sectional study including 359 ... Read more >>

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The effect of frequency of feedback on overground temporal gait asymmetry post stroke.

Jessica Powers, Aaron Wallace, Avril Mansfield, George Mochizuki, Kara K Patterson,

<h4>Background and objectives</h4>Temporal gait asymmetry (TGA) affects 55% of people with stroke. This study investigated the effects of augmented feedback during overground gait training, on TGA.<h4>Methods</h4>Eighteen people with chronic stroke were randomized to receive one of two feedback displays (A or B) and one of three feedback frequencies; no feedback ... Read more >>

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A scoping review of design requirements for a home-based upper limb rehabilitation robot for stroke.

Lutong Li, Qiang Fu, Sarah Tyson, Nick Preston, Andrew Weightman,

<h4>Background</h4>Home-based robotic therapy is a trend of post-stroke upper limb rehabilitation. Although home-based upper limb rehabilitation robots have been developed over several decades, no design specification has been published.<h4>Objectives</h4>To identify and synthesize design requirements considering user and technology needs for a home-based upper limb rehabilitation robot through a scoping review.<h4>Method</h4>Studies ... Read more >>

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[2021, :1-15]

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Electromyographic Analyses of Trunk Musculature after Stroke: An Integrative Review.

Suzanne R Babyar, Thomas J Holland, Daniel Rothbart, John Pell,

<b>Background:</b> Observational and intervention studies examining trunk electromyographic (EMG) activity following stroke are underpowered and fail criteria for systematic reviews of randomized control trials. Objective: To systematically evaluate and summarize evidence about trunk muscle activation after stroke during ADL and with diagnostic and therapeutic interventions.<b>Methods:</b> Search databases were Medline Complete, ... Read more >>

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[2021, :1-16]

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