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Journal of Mahatma Gandhi University of Medical Sciences and Technology


Aim of the study: To evaluate and compare the effectiveness of sensorimotor integration with that of conventional training for improving balance and gait in stroke hemiparesis.

Materials and methods: The study design used for this research will be comparative study. Data will be taken from Mahatma Gandhi Hospital and Medical College, Jaipur and Mumbai.

Results: When both the groups were compared using unpaired t-test, sensorimotor group showed significant improvement in all outcome measures (p < 0.0001) except for MCTSIAB conditions 1 and 2 where the difference was not statistically significant.

Conclusion: Sensorimotor integration training is one of the novel treatment which can have a addictive effects along with the conventional training for balance.

Keywords: Balance and gait training, Sensorimotor integration.

How to cite this article: Agarwal G, Jain A. To evaluate and compare the Effectiveness of Sensorimotor Integration with that of Conventional Training for improving Balance and Gait in Stroke Hemiparesis: A Comparative Study. J Mahatma Gandhi Univ Med Sci Tech 2016;1(2):47-54.

Source of support: Nil

Conflict of interest: None

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