Comparison of the effects of pneumatic ankle-foot orthosis and posterior leaf spring ankle-foot orthosis on spatiotemporal parameters of gait and ankle range of motion in patients with stroke: a preliminary study
Comparison of the effects of pneumatic ankle-foot orthosis and posterior leaf spring ankle-foot orthosis on spatiotemporal parameters of gait and ankle range of motion in patients with stroke: a preliminary study

Hasti Mohri; Ali Poorghasem; Atefe Rahimi; Mohammad Hadadi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , September 2020, , Pages 130-133

Abstract
  Background: Chronic stroke patients face impairment due to ankle dorsiflexor weakness that can influence their ankle kinematics and gait. The objective of this study was to compare ...  Read More
The effects on functional balance in hemiplegic stroke individuals wearing an ankle foot orthosis with rocker bottom shoes
The effects on functional balance in hemiplegic stroke individuals wearing an ankle foot orthosis with rocker bottom shoes

Shabnam Masoumi; Gholamreza Aminian; Aliyeh Daryabor

Volume 7, Issue 3 , September 2020, , Pages 141-145

Abstract
  Background: One of the disorders in stroke patients is asymmetrical posture, which leads to decreased movement and balance control. An ankle-foot orthosis (AFO) is the most common orthopedic ...  Read More