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MSc H.E. Ploeger

Position
PhD Candidate
Main activities
Patient care, Research
Specialisation
Rehabilitation, Movement analysis, Biomechanics, Poliomyelitis
Focus of research

Efficacy of (ankle foot) orthoses in former polio patients

Key publications
  • Ploeger Hilde E., Takken Tim, de Greef Mathieu H. G., Timmons Brian W. The effects of acute and chronic exercise on inflammatory markers in children and adults with a chronic inflammatory disease: a systematic review Exercise immunology review 2009;15:6-41 [PubMed]
  • Ploeger Hilde E., Takken Tim, Wilk Boguslaw, Issenman Robert M., Sears Ryan, Suri Soni, Timmons Brian W. Exercise capacity in pediatric patients with inflammatory bowel disease Journal of pediatrics 2011;158 (5):814-819 [PubMed]
  • Ploeger H., Obeid J., Nguyen T., Takken T., Issenman R., de Greef M., Timmons B. Exercise and inflammation in pediatric Crohn's disease International journal of sports medicine 2012;33 (8):671-679 [PubMed]
  • Ploeger Hilde E., Bus Sicco A., Brehm Merel-Anne, Nollet Frans Ankle-foot orthoses that restrict dorsiflexion improve walking in polio survivors with calf muscle weakness Gait & posture 2014;40 (3):391-398 [PubMed]
  • Ploeger Hilde E., Bus Sicco A., Nollet Frans, Brehm Merel-Anne Gait patterns in association with underlying impairments in polio survivors with calf muscle weakness Gait & posture 2017;58:146-153 [PubMed]
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