Kinematics

Quantifying Pathological Synergies in the Upper Extremity of Stroke Subjects With the Use of Inertial Measurement Units: A pilot Study

Author(s): Miguel M. C. Bhagubai, Gerjan Wolterink, Anne Schwarz, Jeremia P.O. Held, Bert-Jan F. van Beijnum, Peter H. Veltink
Quantifying Pathological Synergies in the Upper Extremity of Stroke Subjects With the Use of Inertial Measurement Units: A pilot Study 150 150 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Abstract Background: Stroke is one of the main causes of disability in the world, causing loss of motor function on mainly one side of the body. A proper assessment of…

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High Resolution Cervical Auscultation Signal Features Reflect Vertical and Horizontal Displacement of the Hyoid Bone During Swallowing

Author(s): Cédrine Rebrion, Zhenwei Zhang, Yassin Khalifa, Mona Ramadan, Atsuko Kurosu, James L. Coyle, Subashan Perera, Ervin Sejdić
High Resolution Cervical Auscultation Signal Features Reflect Vertical and Horizontal Displacement of the Hyoid Bone During Swallowing 416 394 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

        Abstract Millions of people across the globe suffer from swallowing difficulties, known as dysphagia, which can lead to malnutrition, pneumonia, and even death. Swallowing cervical auscultation, which has been…

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Intuitive Clinician Control Interface for a Powered Knee-Ankle Prosthesis

Intuitive Clinician Control Interface for a Powered Knee-Ankle Prosthesis: A Case Study

Author(s): David Quintero, Emma Reznick, Daniel J. Lambert, Siavash Rezazadeh, Leslie Gray, Robert D. Gregg
Intuitive Clinician Control Interface for a Powered Knee-Ankle Prosthesis: A Case Study 1111 720 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

      This paper presents a potential solution to the challenge of configuring powered knee-ankle prostheses in a clinical setting. Typically, powered prostheses use impedance-based control schemes that contain several independent…

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Effects of Real-World Versus Virtual Environments on Joint Excursions in Full-Body Reaching Tasks

Effects of Real-World Versus Virtual Environments on Joint Excursions in Full-Body Reaching Tasks

Author(s): James Thomas, Christopher France, Sam Leitkam, Megan Applegate, Peter Pidcoe, Stevan Walkowski
Effects of Real-World Versus Virtual Environments on Joint Excursions in Full-Body Reaching Tasks 780 435 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Abstract Objective: Starting from an upright standing posture and reaching for a target that requires some forward bending of the trunk can involve many different configurations of the trunk and…

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