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Cortical and vestibular stimulation reveal preserved descending motor pathways in individuals with motor-complete spinal cord injury

Jordan W. Squair, Anna Bjerkefors, J. Timothy Inglis, Tania Lam, Mark G. Carpenter

Objective: To use a combination of electrophysiological techniques to determine the extent of preserved muscle activity below the clinically-defined level of motor-complete spinal cord injury. Methods: Transcranial magnetic stimulation and vestibular-evoked myogenic potentials were used to investigate whether there was any preserved muscle activity in trunk, hip and leg muscles of 16 individuals ...


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Effect of rehabilitation and botulinum toxin injection on gait in chronic stroke patients: A randomized controlled study
Nicolas Roche, Raphaël Zory, Antoine Sauthier , Celine Bonnyaud, Didier Pradon, Djamel Bensmail


Screening for cognitive impairment after stroke: A systematic review of psychometric properties and clinical utility
Louisa Burton, Sarah F. Tyson


Effect of a regular exercise programme on pelvic girdle and low back pain in previously inactive pregnant women: A randomized controlled trial
Lene A. H. Haakstad , Kari Bø


Comparison of cranio-cervical flexion training versus cervical proprioception training in patients with chronic neck pain: A randomized controlled clinical trial
Tomás Gallego Izquierdo, Daniel Pecos-Martin, Enrique Lluch Girbés, Gustavo Plaza-Manzano, Ricardo Rodríguez Caldentey, Rodrigo Mayor Melús, Diego Blanco Mariscal, Deborah Falla


Efficacy of gait training using a treadmill with and without visual biofeedback in patients after stroke: A randomized study
Mariusz Drużbicki , Agnieszka Guzik, Grzegorz Przysada , Andrzej Kwolek, Agnieszka Brzozowska-Magoń

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Effects of adult day care services on disability in older persons: Evaluation of a designed service package in Iran
Mohammadreza Shahbazi, Mahshid Foroughan, Mahdi Rahgozar, Reza Salman Roghani

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Health and social conditions in Norwegian polio survivors: A 20-year follow-up study
Lillian Festvåg, Anne-Kristine Schanke, Nils Erik Gilhus, Sigurd Aarrestad, Kari Lofthus, Stein Johnsen, Geir Strømsholm, Steinar Øyhaugen, Ragnhild Skovly Hartviksen, Johan Kvalvik Stanghelle

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Gastrointestinal risk assessment in patients requiring non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for osteoarthritis: The GIRANO study
Guy Vanderstraeten, Thierry M. Lejeune, Hubert Piessevaux, Dirk De Bacquer, Chris Walker, Birgit De Beleyr

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Short- and long-term effects of exercise on neck muscle function in cervical radiculopathy: A randomized clinical trial
Marie Halvorsen, Deborah Falla, Leonardo Gizzi, Karin Harms-Ringdahl, Anneli Peolsson, Åsa Dedering

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Impact of early mobilization and rehabilitation on global functional outcome one year after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
Tanja Karic, Cecilie Røe, Tonje Haug Nordenmark, Frank Becker, Angelika Sorteberg

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