Poster Session  |   July 2017
Systematic Review of Orthoses for Stroke-Induced Upper-Extremity Deficits
Author Affiliations
  • Rush University
  • Northwestern University
Article Information
Evidence-Based Practice / Neurologic Conditions / Splinting / Stroke / Prevention and Intervention
Poster Session   |   July 2017
Systematic Review of Orthoses for Stroke-Induced Upper-Extremity Deficits
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111515247p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-PO4152
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111515247p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-PO4152
Abstract

Date Presented 3/31/2017

As the stroke population continues to grow, there is an urgent need in stroke rehabilitation to ensure that our interventions are evidence based. To further this aim, we conducted a systematic review of the evidence surrounding use of static orthoses in stroke-related upper-extremity deficits.

Primary Author and Speaker: Lea Tsao

Additional Authors and Speakers: Elizabeth Zubrenic, Kelsey Pustina, Jessica Edelstein, Kevin Pritchard

Contributing Authors: Mark Berendsen, Q. Eileen Wafford