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Elements virtual rehabilitation improves motor, cognitive, and functional outcomes in adult stroke: evidence from a randomized controlled pilot study.

Authors: Duckworth J, Middleton S, Rogers JM, Steenbergen B, Wilson PH

Journal: Journal of neuroengineering and rehabilitation

BACKGROUND: Virtual reality technologies show potential as effective rehabilitation tools following neuro-trauma. In particular, the Elements system, involving customized surface computing and tangible interfaces, produces strong treatment effects for upper-limb and cognitive function following traumatic brain […]

Computerized vs. Paper-Pencil Assessment of Cognitive Change following Acute Ischemic Stroke.

Authors: Gagnon MM, Laforce R Jr

Journal: Journal of Neurological Disorders

IMPORTANCE: Cognitive impairment is common among patients with stroke and early recognition can optimize patient care. OBJECTIVE: To determine the validity of computerized cognitive testing in an adult population with acute ischemic stroke. DESIGN: Validation study […]

Embolic protection in patients undergoing transaortic transcatheter aortic valve replacement: initial experience with the TriGuard HDH embolic deflection device.

Authors: Campelo-Parada F, DeLarochellière R, Doyle D, Dumont E, Mohammadi S, Paradis JM, Regueiro A, Rodés-Cabau J

Journal: Journal of Cardiac Surgery

BACKGROUND: Stroke remains one of the most worrisome complications following transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR). This pilot study evaluates the safety, feasibility, and exploratory efficacy of the TriGuard HDH embolic deflection device (Keystone Heart Ltd., Caesarea, […]

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