Journal of Rehab R&D - JRRD
Vol. 40 No. 6,
November/December 2003

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Guest Editorial:
Use of Neuromuscular Electrical stimulation in neurorehabilitation:
A challenge to all

Gad Alon, PhD, PT
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vii From the Editor in Chief's Desk:
Diversity-building research training program

Mindy L. Aisen, MD
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xiii Letters to the Editor
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457   Durability of implanted electrodes and leads in an upper-limb neuroprosthesis
Kevin L. Kilgore, PhD; P. Hunter Peckham, PhD; Michael W. Keith, MD; Fred W. Montague, MS;
Ronald L. Hart, MS; Martha M. Gazdik, BS; Anne M. Bryden, OTR/L; Scott A. Snyder, PhD;
Thomas G. Stage, BS
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469   Effects of regular use of neuromuscular electrical stimulation on tissue health
Kath M. Bogie, DPhil; Ronald J. Triolo, PhD
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477   Restoration of elbow extension via functional electrical stimulation in individuals with tetraplegia
William D. Memberg, MS; Patrick E. Crago, PhD; Michael W. Keith, MD
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487   Reliability and responsiveness of elbow trajectory tracking in chronic poststroke hemiparesis
Carolynn Patten, PhD, PT; Dhara Kothari, PT, MS; Jennifer Whitney, MPT;
Jan Lexell, MD, PhD; Peter S. Lum, PhD
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501   Improved upper-body endurance following a 12-week home exercise program for manual wheelchair users
Randall E. Keyser, PhD; Elizabeth K. Rasch, MSPT; Margaret Finley, MA, PT; Mary M. Rodgers, PhD, PT
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511   Informal care providers for veterans with SCI: Who are they and how are they doing?
Susan Robinson-Whelen, PhD; Diana H. Rintala, PhD
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517   Quantitative comparison of plantar foot shapes under different weight-bearing conditions
Bonnie Yuk San Tsung, MPhil; Ming Zhang, PhD; Yu Bo Fan, PhD; David Alan Boone, CP, MPhil
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527   Biomechanical analysis of cervical orthoses in flexion and extension:
A comparison of cervical collars and cervical thoracic orthoses

Thomas M. Gavin, CO; Gerard Carandang, MS; Robert Havey, BS; Patrick Flanagan, CO;
Alexander Ghanayem, MD; Avinash G. Patwardhan, PhD
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