Skip to main content

Table 2 HCPs responses “yes” to the Question: ‘Thinking about the AT you use most often, do you think this device is…’

From: Translation of evidence-based Assistive Technologies into stroke rehabilitation: users’ perceptions of the barriers and opportunities

‘Thinking about the AT you use most often, do you think this device is… VR N = 34 (%) Dynamic Splint N = 23 (%) Biofeedback N = 6 (%) Robots N = 4 (%) CIMT N = 28 (%) FES N = 52 (%)
Easy set up (N = 154) 31 (91) 10 (43) 3 (50) 2 (50) 23 (82) 39 (75)
Primarily used in therapy sessions (N = 152) 9 (26) 13 (59) 3 (50) 1 (25) 7 (25) 15 (29)
Suitable for home-use (N = 151) 28 (82) 21 (95) 1 (17) 0 (0) 25 (89) 45 (87)
Looks good (N = 149) 28 (82) 8 (35) 2 (40) 3 (75) 5 (19) 12 (24)
Durable and reliable (N = 150) 29 (85) 17 (74) 4 (67) 4 (100) 20 (70) 45 (86)
Comfortable (N = 154) 32 (94) 18 (78) 5 (83) 3 (75) 20 (70) 40 (77)
Safe (N = 151) 30 (88) 17 (74) 6 (100) 4 (100) 26 (93) 51 (98)
Evidence-based (N = 154) 15 (44) 13 (57) 4 (67) 4 (100) 28 (100) 49 (94)
Good value for money (N = 154) 23 (68) 10 (43) 2 (33) 1 (25) 26 (93) 35 (68)
Fun to use (N = 154) 33 (97) 9 (39) 3 (50) 4 (100) 4 (14) 14 (26)
\