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10 - 13 May 2022

The effect of socket movement on limb health

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The effect of socket movement on limb health

Speaker:

PhD Matthew Wernke

WillowWood

Research and Technology

Date/Time:

Tue, 2020/10/27 17:00 - 18:00 | Lecture #5 / 20 export in calendar

Place:

Abstract:

While it is obvious that movement of the limb inside the socket should be minimized for optimal prosthetic control, it is not well understood if there are negative consequences for limb health by overcompensating for movement. Here we study the impact of socket movement on limb health.