Scapular kinematics important in stroke rehab

25th March 2013

Review providing an overview of the literature on scapular function in healthy people, and people with shoulder disorders and strokes.


A systematic review of 3D scapular kinematics and muscle activity during elevation in stroke subjects and controls.

De Baets L, Jaspers E, Desloovere K, Van Deun S.

See here for abstract

J Electromyogr Kinesiol. 2013 Feb;23(1):3-13. doi: 10.1016/j.jelekin.2012.06.007. Epub 2012 Jul 26.

Our course, Motor Control Retraining in People with Neurological Impairments, is designed specifically for neuro rehab and includes detailed assessment of the scapula and retraining strategies

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