Functional electrical stimulation (FES) is a rehabilitation technique where stimulation (in the form of an electrical current) is applied to a child for the purpose of enhancing his or her ability to perform functions and activate muscles.
An FES Adapted bike is an adapted stationary bike which utilizes FES to stimulate nerves that evoke muscle response. Electrical impulses are delivered through electrodes on your skin to stimulate your lower peripheral nerves which evoke a muscle contraction.
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