Using E-LINK ForcePlates
Keywords: DFP4 Stroke Iran Balance Fear of falling forceplate 2015
Neshat Rahimi S. Monfared; Afsoon Hassani Mehraban; Samira Boroumand. Iranian Rehabilitation Journal, Vol.13, Issue 1, Spring 2015.
This study focuses on how effective stroke therapy can be when using the E-LINK ForcePlate system with activities. The analysis includes monitoring the balance and patient fear of falling over several therapy sessions. This study also comments on the ease of use of the E-LINK system despite the patient having no previous experience with any video-game-type technology.
Keywords: forceplate thumb pain physiotherapy UE Australia 2007
A Wajon, L Ada, K Refshange; Manual Therapy 12 (2007) 12-16
The purpose of this observational study of 129 physiotherapists to investigate whether there is an association between the alignment of the thumb during performance of posterior-anterior (PA) pressures and the presence of thumb pain. The participants were asked to apply a PA pressure to a force of 40N as measured by pressing on a dense foam pad adhered to a wooden block resting ona Biometrics Ltd forceplate.