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Table 3 P&Cs 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 = 2 (%) Dynamic splint N = 11 (%) CIMT N = 4 (%) FES N = 21 (%)
Easy set up (N = 45) 1 (50) 6 (55) 4 (100) 12 (57)
Primarily used in therapy sessions (N = 44) 2 (100) 6 (55) 1 (25) 11 (52)
Suitable for home-use (N = 45) 0 (0) 8 (73) 4 (100) 17 (81)
Looks good (N = 37) 0 (0) 1 (9) 0 (0) 6 (29)
Durable and reliable (N = 41) 0 (0) 5 (45) 2 (50) 13 (62)
Comfortable (N = 42) 2 (100) 6 (55) 3 (75) 13 (62)
Safe (N = 44) 1 (50) 8 (73) 3 (75) 16 (76)
Based on research evidence (N = 42) 2 (100) 3 (27) 2 (50) 15 (71)
Good value for money (N = 43) 0 (0) 4 (36) 2 (50) 5 (24)
Fun to use (N = 41) 1 (50) 4 (36) 1 (25) 5 (24)
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