Determinants of Limb Preference for Initiating Compensatory Stepping Poststroke
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 07/11/2012
Mansfield A et al. – This study reveals the challenges that individuals with poststroke hemiparesis face when executing compensatory stepping responses to prevent a fall after a postural perturbation. The inability or challenges to executing a compensatory step with the paretic limb may increase the risk for falls poststroke.