Trisha M Kesar

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Publications

  1. pmc Combined effects of fast treadmill walking and functional electrical stimulation on post-stroke gait
    Trisha M Kesar
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, United States
    Gait Posture 33:309-13. 2011
  2. pmc Functional electrical stimulation of ankle plantarflexor and dorsiflexor muscles: effects on poststroke gait
    Trisha M Kesar
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19702, USA
    Stroke 40:3821-7. 2009
  3. pmc Novel patterns of functional electrical stimulation have an immediate effect on dorsiflexor muscle function during gait for people poststroke
    Trisha M Kesar
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware 19716, USA
    Phys Ther 90:55-66. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Targeting paretic propulsion to improve poststroke walking function: a preliminary study
    Louis N Awad
    Biomechanics and Movement Science Program, University of Delaware, Newark, DE Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, DE Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 95:840-8. 2014
  5. pmc Changes in the activation and function of the ankle plantar flexor muscles due to gait retraining in chronic stroke survivors
    Brian A Knarr
    Biomechanics and Movement Science, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, USA
    J Neuroeng Rehabil 10:12. 2013
  6. pmc Effects of repeated treadmill testing and electrical stimulation on post-stroke gait kinematics
    Louis N Awad
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    Gait Posture 37:67-71. 2013
  7. pmc A phenomenological model that predicts forces generated when electrical stimulation is superimposed on submaximal volitional contractions
    Ramu Perumal
    Department of Physical Therapy, 301 McKinly Laboratory, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 108:1595-604. 2010
  8. pmc Minimal detectable change for gait variables collected during treadmill walking in individuals post-stroke
    Trisha M Kesar
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, United States
    Gait Posture 33:314-7. 2011
  9. pmc Using submaximal contractions to predict the maximum force-generating ability of muscles
    Sarah Flynn
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware 19716, USA
    Muscle Nerve 45:849-58. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Gait training after stroke: a pilot study combining a gravity-balanced orthosis, functional electrical stimulation, and visual feedback
    Vijaya Krishnamoorthy
    Physical Therapy Department, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, USA
    J Neurol Phys Ther 32:192-202. 2008

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  1. pmc Combined effects of fast treadmill walking and functional electrical stimulation on post-stroke gait
    Trisha M Kesar
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, United States
    Gait Posture 33:309-13. 2011
    ..We posit that the enhancement of multiple aspects of post-stroke gait during FAST-FES suggest that FAST-FES may have potential as a post-stroke gait rehabilitation intervention...
  2. pmc Functional electrical stimulation of ankle plantarflexor and dorsiflexor muscles: effects on poststroke gait
    Trisha M Kesar
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19702, USA
    Stroke 40:3821-7. 2009
    ..Ankle plantarflexor muscles play an important role during gait. The aim of the current study was to test the immediate effects of delivering FES to both ankle plantarflexors and dorsiflexors on poststroke gait...
  3. pmc Novel patterns of functional electrical stimulation have an immediate effect on dorsiflexor muscle function during gait for people poststroke
    Trisha M Kesar
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware 19716, USA
    Phys Ther 90:55-66. 2010
    ..However, VFTs have never been used for FES during gait...
  4. ncbi request reprint Targeting paretic propulsion to improve poststroke walking function: a preliminary study
    Louis N Awad
    Biomechanics and Movement Science Program, University of Delaware, Newark, DE Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, DE Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 95:840-8. 2014
    ....
  5. pmc Changes in the activation and function of the ankle plantar flexor muscles due to gait retraining in chronic stroke survivors
    Brian A Knarr
    Biomechanics and Movement Science, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, USA
    J Neuroeng Rehabil 10:12. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Effects of repeated treadmill testing and electrical stimulation on post-stroke gait kinematics
    Louis N Awad
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    Gait Posture 37:67-71. 2013
    ....
  7. pmc A phenomenological model that predicts forces generated when electrical stimulation is superimposed on submaximal volitional contractions
    Ramu Perumal
    Department of Physical Therapy, 301 McKinly Laboratory, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 108:1595-604. 2010
    ..Thus the model will be helpful to clinicians and scientists to predict the amount of stimulation needed to produce the targeted force levels in individuals with partial paralysis...
  8. pmc Minimal detectable change for gait variables collected during treadmill walking in individuals post-stroke
    Trisha M Kesar
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, United States
    Gait Posture 33:314-7. 2011
    ..65% body weight), all temporal variables (range 3.2-4.2% gait cycle), and paretic step length (6.7 cm). These MDCs provide a useful reference to help interpret the magnitudes of changes in post-stroke gait variables...
  9. pmc Using submaximal contractions to predict the maximum force-generating ability of muscles
    Sarah Flynn
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware 19716, USA
    Muscle Nerve 45:849-58. 2012
    ..g., after a stroke). Presently, there is no agreed-upon practical method for calculating the MFGA in individuals with central nervous system pathology. The purpose of this study was to identify the best method for determining MFGA...
  10. doi request reprint Gait training after stroke: a pilot study combining a gravity-balanced orthosis, functional electrical stimulation, and visual feedback
    Vijaya Krishnamoorthy
    Physical Therapy Department, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, USA
    J Neurol Phys Ther 32:192-202. 2008
    ..The rehabilitation protocol combined a specially designed leg orthosis (the gravity-balanced orthosis), treadmill walking, and functional electrical stimulation to the ankle muscles with the application of motor learning principles...
  11. ncbi request reprint Motor learning during poststroke gait rehabilitation: a case study
    Trisha M Kesar
    Physical Therapy Division, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia T M K, M J S and Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware S A B M, D S R
    J Neurol Phys Ther 38:183-9. 2014
    ..The purpose of this case study was to evaluate motor learning through the measurement of within-session and across-session changes in gait biomechanics during the first and sixth weeks of a 6-week clinical gait training program...
  12. pmc Predicting muscle forces of individuals with hemiparesis following stroke
    Trisha M Kesar
    301 McKinly Laboratory, Department of Physical Therapy, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    J Neuroeng Rehabil 5:7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to test our isometric muscle force model on the quadriceps femoris, ankle dorsiflexor, and ankle plantar-flexor muscles of individuals with post-stroke hemiparesis...