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27 - 30 October 2020

First results on safety, walking and satisfaction with an innovative microprocessor - Controlled 4 axes prosthetic foot component

OTWorld 2016 Congress type icon Prosthetics - Foot Components 1

Congress type icon Lecture Scientific/Practical

First results on safety, walking and satisfaction with an innovative microprocessor - Controlled 4 axes prosthetic foot component

Speaker:

Dr. Andreas Hahn

Otto Bock Healthcare Products GmbH

Clinical Research & Services

Date/Time:

Wed, 2016/05/04 15:00 - 16:15 | Lecture #5 / 5 export in calendar

Place:

CCO, Room 3

Abstract:

The first use of a new microprocessor controlled (MPC) prosthetic foot (Meridium) was analysed for 88 subjects. The device is favoured by subjects preferring more normal gait and have the need to safely and comfortably negotiate uneven terrain. The weight of the device remains a limitation.