The effectiveness of peroneal nerve functional electrical simulation for the reduction of bradykinesia in Parkinson’s disease: A feasibility study for a randomised control trial

The effectiveness of peroneal nerve functional electrical simulation for the reduction of bradykinesia in Parkinson’s disease: A feasibility study for a randomised control trial
Clin Rehabil. 2021 Apr;35(4):546-557. doi: 10.1177/0269215520972519. Epub 2020 Dec 1.ABSTRACTOBJECTIVES: To assess the feasibility of a multi-site randomised controlled trial to evaluate the effect of functional electrical stimulation on bradykinesia in people with Parkinson's disease.DESIGN: A two-arm assessor blinded randomised controlled trial with an 18 weeks intervention period and 4 weeks post-intervention follow-up.SETTING: Two UK hospitals; a therapy outpatient department ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2021-04-07By Paul N Taylor