Patients who have suffered impairment of their neuromotor abilities due to a disease or accident have to relearn to control their bodies. For example, after stroke the ability to coordinate the movements of the upper limb in order to reach and grasp an object could be severely damaged. Or in the case of amputees, the functional ability is completely lost.
|Title of host publication||Emerging Therapies in Neurorehabilitation II|
|Editors||José L. Pons, Rafael Raya, José González|
|Place of Publication||Cham|
|Number of pages||26|
|Publication status||Published - 2016|
|Name||Biosystems & biorobotics|