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New design of Knee-Ankle-Foot-Orthosis with controlling dorsiflexion in needed range of motion in patients with drop-foot

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New design of Knee-Ankle-Foot-Orthosis with controlling dorsiflexion in needed range of motion in patients with drop-foot

Speaker:

Behnaz Mahjour Shafiei

University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Orthotics and Prosthetics

Date/Time:

Tue, 2020/10/27 17:00 - 18:00 | Lecture #7 / 9 export in calendar

Place:

Abstract:

In stroke and neurological disorders, insufficient dorsiflexion during swing phase and foot-slap during loading response of gait cycle are expected. Compensatory mechanisms take too energy in patients with weakness of dorsiflexor muscles.In this research, a new simple device will be introduced.