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Research into muscle function of people with spinal cord injury

This research into methods for assessing human muscle function was carried out by HL Gerrits as part of her PhD under the joint direction of Maria Hopman, Anthony Sargeant and Arnold de Haan. 274 more words


The STIMO study now begins human clinical trial recruiting for SCI

STIMO is a First-in-Man (FIM) study to confirm the safety and feasibility of a closed-loop Epidural Electrical Stimulation (EES) in combination with over ground robot assisted rehabilitation training for patients with chronic incomplete spinal cord injury (SCI). 6 more words

Chronic Spinal Cord Injury Research

Training of leg muscle in spinal cord injured people using electrical stimulation

Collaborative research carried out in Amsterdam and Nijmegen and in collaboration with Professor David Jones of Birmingham University studied the effect of using different frequencies of electrical stimulation when training leg muscles of spinal cord injured people. 204 more words

Professor Anthony J Sargeant

Effect of Stimulation Frequency on Efficiency of Muscle

F. Abbate was one of Professor Anthony J Sargeant’s PhD students who submitted this published research as a chapter in his PhD thesis. The research was jointly supervised with Arnold de Haan. 192 more words

Professor Anthony J Sargeant

Spinal stimulation helping quads move their hands

They’re not multiple sclerosis patients, but researchers using electrical stimulation of the spinal cord have returned some above-the-waste movement to two quadriplegics.

In the past, researchers have been successful returning some voluntary leg movement to quads when the… 243 more words

Multiple Sclerosis

Acupuncture is on Point

Before you start reading this post, I must say there may be TMI involved!………………….
I stood up from the table after a wonderful dinner with friends and something hit me in my lower back like a jolt of lightening.   960 more words

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