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Are mobility-related outcome measures affected by varying combinations of prosthetic componentry?

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Are mobility-related outcome measures affected by varying combinations of prosthetic componentry?

Speaker:

M.Sc. Liam Hughes

Nottingham Trent University

School of Science and Technology

Date/Time:

Tue, 2020/10/27 17:00 - 18:00 | Lecture #7 / 20 export in calendar

Place:

Abstract:

This study investigates the effects of combining prosthetic knee and ankle devices with and without microprocessor control and hydraulic articulation, respectively. MPK and hydraulic ankle use improved performance in clinical mobility assessments in people with unilateral transfemoral amputation.