Clinical Study

Effects of Dual-Channel Functional Electrical Stimulation on Gait Performance in Patients with Hemiparesis

Table 2

Post hoc analysis comparing all pairs of conditions (at T1 and T2). values are presented only when the results were significant ( value < Holm’s critical value).

Outcome measureNo stim. versus peroneal stim.No stim. versus peroneal and thigh stim.Peroneal versus peroneal and thigh stim.

T12 min walk test (m/sec)<0.0001<0.0001<0.0001
Obstacle walk (m/sec)<0.0001<0.00010.0003
Asymmetry index0.00030.0002NS
Single stance (%)NS0.00040.0051

T22 min walk test (m/sec)<0.0001<0.0001<0.0001
Obstacle walk (m/sec)<0.0001<0.0001<0.0001
Asymmetry index<0.0001<0.00010.0062
Single stance (%)<0.0001<0.0001NS

Stim. = stimulation.