Trisha M Kesar

Summary

Affiliation: University of Delaware
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  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. 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
  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 108:1595-604. 2010
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. pmc Mathematical model that predicts the force-intensity and force-frequency relationships after spinal cord injuries
    Jun Ding
    Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Biomechanics and Movement Science, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, USA
    Muscle Nerve 36:214-22. 2007

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. 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...
  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. 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...
  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 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 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...
  9. 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...
  10. pmc Mathematical model that predicts the force-intensity and force-frequency relationships after spinal cord injuries
    Jun Ding
    Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Biomechanics and Movement Science, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, USA
    Muscle Nerve 36:214-22. 2007
    ....
  11. 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...
  12. pmc Using customized rate-coding and recruitment strategies to maintain forces during repetitive activation of human muscles
    Li Wei Chou
    Department of Physiology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Ariz, USA
    Phys Ther 88:363-75. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the effectiveness of 5 stimulation strategies on maintaining forces during repetitive isometric muscle activation...