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Stroke Research and Treatment
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 820931, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/820931
Clinical Study

Hand Robotics Rehabilitation: Feasibility and Preliminary Results of a Robotic Treatment in Patients with Hemiparesis

Department of Neurorehabilitation, IRCCS San Raffaele Pisana, Via della Pisana 234, 00163 Rome, Italy

Received 16 September 2012; Revised 23 November 2012; Accepted 29 November 2012

Academic Editor: Marco Iosa

Copyright © 2012 Patrizio Sale 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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