Implementation and improvement of a service to regain walking ability by paraplegic patients
Emeritus Professor Leong, John Chi Yan (Principal investigator)
paraplegic, walking ability
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
HKU Project Code
S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award
To assess the functional and related outcomes of complete paraplegics treated conservatively (with no attempt to regain walking function); to study the advantages and limitations using conventional paraplegic walking system(FES and RGO); to establish a service to provide individualised FES design to each patient.