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BioMed Research International
Volume 2017, Article ID 6862041, 10 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/6862041
Clinical Study

Unilateral Arm Crank Exercise Test for Assessing Cardiorespiratory Fitness in Individuals with Hemiparetic Stroke

1Department of Physical Therapy, School of Health Sciences at Narita, International University of Health and Welfare, 4-3 Kozunomori, Narita-shi, Chiba 286-8686, Japan
2Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, 5-3-1 Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0083, Japan
3Department of Physical Therapy, Yamagata Prefectural University of Health Sciences, 260 Kamiyanagi, Yamagata-shi, Yamagata 990-2212, Japan
4Department of Neuroscience, University of Copenhagen, Nørregade 10, 1165 København, Denmark
5Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0016, Japan
6Graduate School of Sport Sciences, Waseda University, 2-579-15 Mikajima, Tokorozawa-shi, Saitama 359-1192, Japan
7Tokyo Bay Rehabilitation Hospital, 4-1-1 Yatsu, Narashino-shi, Chiba 275-0026, Japan
8Department of Rehabilitation Medicine I, School of Medicine, Fujita Health University, 1-98 Dengakugakubo, Kutsukake-cho, Toyoake-shi, Aichi 470-1192, Japan
9Department of Physical Therapy, School of Health Sciences, Shinshu University, 3-1-1 Asahi, Matsumoto-shi, Nagano 390-8621, Japan

Correspondence should be addressed to Tomofumi Yamaguchi; moc.liamtoh@esagikut_uzi_ot_amay

Received 7 August 2017; Revised 8 November 2017; Accepted 28 November 2017; Published 31 December 2017

Academic Editor: Emmanuel G. Ciolac

Copyright © 2017 Kazuaki Oyake et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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