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27 - 29 October 2020

Impact of applying different braking control strategies on ground reaction forces for ramp descent using a transfemoral integrated prosthesis

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Impact of applying different braking control strategies on ground reaction forces for ramp descent using a transfemoral integrated prosthesis

Speaker:

Nadine Stech

Chas A Blatchford & Sons Ltd

Date/Time:

Thu, 2018/05/17 12:00 - 12:45 | Lecture #6 / 8 export in calendar

Place:

CCO, Room 2

Abstract:

The influence of different braking algorithms on ramp descent for transfemoral amputees was investigated using an integrated limb to allow remote control. The residual propulsive force was reduced and subjective safety increased for limb brake indicating an improvement of ambulation.