Effects of robot-assisted gait training in chronic stroke patients treated by botulinum toxin-a: A pivotal study

Erbil, Dursun
Tugba, Gokbel
Murat, Topcu Hasan
Melike, Akarsu
Merve, Akyuez
Cagla, Karacan
Mehmetali, Ciftci Can
Akay, Ozturk
ObjectiveTo investigate combined effects of robot-assisted training (RAT) and physical therapy versus physical therapy only on balance and gait function of chronic stroke patients after botulinum toxin-A (BoNT-A) treatment.


Quantification of the Effects of Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation With Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging: A Double-Blind Randomized Placebo-Controlled Study
KARA, MURAT; ÖZÇAKAR, LEVENT; Gökçay, Didem; ÖZÇELİK, EROL; Yorubulut, Mehmet; Guneri, Sinem; KAYMAK, BAYRAM; AKINCI, AYŞEN; ÇETİN, ALP (Elsevier BV, 2010-08-01)
Objective: To evaluate the effects of transcutaneous electric nerve stimulation (TENS) by using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) in patients with carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS).
Effects of eccentric hamstring strength training on lower extremity strength of 10-12 year old male basketball players
Tansel, Rıfat Baran; SALCI, YAŞAR; Yıldırım, Ahmet; Koçak, Mehmet Settar; Korkusuz, Feza (IOS Press, 2008-01-01)
Objective: To investigate the effects of eccentric hamstring training on strength measures and vertical jumping performance.
Effects of custom made insole on gait pattern of patients with unilateral displaced intra articular calcaneal fracture evaluation with computerized gait analysis
ÖÇGÜDER, Ali; GÖK, HAYDAR; HEYCAN, Cengiz; O, TECİMEL; Tönük, Ergin; BOZKURT, MURAT (AVES Publishing Co., 2012-01-01)
Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate whether use of custom-fabricated insoles improves the gait pattern in patients with displaced intra-articular calcaneal fractures. Methods: Fourteen patients (7 female, 7 male; mean age: 39±12 years) and 11 healthy individuals (mean age: 42±13 years) were included in the study. Treatment protocol included conservative treatment involving immobilization, with or without closed reduction, active exercises, wear of a customfabricated insole and prospective fo...
Realization of human gait in virtual fluid environment on a robotic gait trainer for therapeutic purposes
Ertop, Tayfun Efe; Yuksel, Tolga; Konukseven, Erhan İlhan (Elsevier BV, 2018-7)
Patients with disorders such as spinal cord injury, cerebral palsy and stroke can perform full gait when assisted, which progressively helps them regain the ability to walk. A very common way to create assistive effects is aquatic therapy. Aquatic environment also creates resistive effects desired for strength building. In this study, realization of a virtual fluid environment on a robotic gait trainer is presented as an alternative method. A model was created to determine torques and forces acting on the h...
The effects of eccentric hamstring training on lower extremity strength and landing kinetics in recreational female athletes
SALCI, YAŞAR; Yıldırım, Ahmet; Celik, Ozgur; Ak, Emre; Kocak, Settar; Korkusuz, Feza (IOS Press, 2013-01-01)
Hamstring training involving eccentric loading is an important protective factor in hamstring injuries. However, the effect of this mode of training on lower extremity loading in landing maneuver performance is unknown. The purpose of this study was to examine variations in eccentric hamstring strength after 10-weeks training program and the possible changes in landing kinetics. Twenty five recreational female athletes were voluntarily assigned to the Nordic Hamstraing Strength Training (N = 13) or control ...
Citation Formats
D. Erbil et al., “Effects of robot-assisted gait training in chronic stroke patients treated by botulinum toxin-a: A pivotal study,” PHYSIOTHERAPY RESEARCH INTERNATIONAL, pp. 0–0, 2018, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: https://hdl.handle.net/11511/68508.