14. Restoration of Movement by Implantable Neural Motor Prostheses

  1. Metin Akay Bachelor of Science, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Ph.D. professor chairman author coauthor editor chair guest editor fellow senior member member
  1. Thomas Sinkjær and
  2. Dejan B. Popovic

Published Online: 10 APR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470068298.ch14

Handbook of Neural Engineering

Handbook of Neural Engineering

How to Cite

Sinkjær, T. and Popovic, D. B. (2006) Restoration of Movement by Implantable Neural Motor Prostheses, in Handbook of Neural Engineering (ed M. Akay), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470068298.ch14

Editor Information

  1. Scottsdale, Arizona, USA

Author Information

  1. Center for Sensory Motor Interaction, Department of Health Science and Technology, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 APR 2006
  2. Published Print: 20 DEC 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470056691

Online ISBN: 9780470068298



  • implantable neural motor prostheses and movement restoration;
  • neuroelectronic interface;
  • functional electrical therapy in cortical reorganizing


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Neuroelectronic Interface

  • Electronic Nerve Stimulators

  • Creating FES Command Signals from Biopotentials

  • Clinical Applications: Examples

  • Acknowledgements

  • References