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Effect of elevated vacuum pressure during inactivity on residual limb circulation

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Effect of elevated vacuum pressure during inactivity on residual limb circulation

Speaker:

PhD Matthew Wernke

WillowWood

Research and Technology

Date/Time:

Tue, 2020/10/27 17:00 - 18:00 | Lecture #4 / 20 export in calendar

Place:

Abstract:

Theory suggests elevated vacuum suspension draws fluuid into the limb. Here we test this theory by measuring changes in skin tissue oxygenation during rest under elevated vacuum pressure.