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Clinical Practice Guideline for the Use of Ankle Foot Orthoses and Functional Electrical Stimulation Post Stroke

(to be published April 2021 in JNPT)

To evaluate the effectiveness of ankle foot orthoses and functional electrical stimulation devices in reducing foot drop in patients with post-stroke hemiplegia.

CPG Work Group
Content Leader: Therese Johnston
Admin. Leader: Lisa Brown

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Employer/Clinical background and expertise
Therese E. Johnston, PT, PhD, MBA

Department of Physical Therapy
Jefferson College of Rehabilitation Sciences
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA
Lisa Brown PT,DPT,NCS
Clinical Assistant Professor
Boston University
Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Science
Boston, MA
Sarah Keller PT, DPT, NCS
Physical Therapy Program
Midwestern University
Downers Grove, IL
Caitlin Denzer-Weiler PT, DPT, NCS
SeniorPhysical Therapist, Neurologic Clinical Specialist
Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation
Chester, NJ
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