- •After pedaling, rectus femoris activity decreased at the swing phase during gait.
- •The flexion angles and angular velocity of the knee increased during the swing phase.
- •Pedaling increases foot clearance in stiff-knee gait and may reduce the fall risk.
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Grant Support: This work was supported, in part, by Grants in Aid for Scientific Research in the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science under Grant 18K17772 and The Science Research Promotion Fund in the Promotion and Mutual Aid Corporation for Private School of Japan under Grant.