Activity monitoring

Wearable Sensors Quantify Mobility in People With Lower Limb Amputation During Daily Life

Author(s): Jay Kim, Natalie Colabianchi, Jeffrey P. Wensman, Deanna H. Gates
Wearable Sensors Quantify Mobility in People With Lower Limb Amputation During Daily Life 784 423 Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering (TNSRE)

It is necessary to effectively assess functional mobility for appropriate prosthetic prescription and post-amputation rehabilitation. As part of this process, patients’ ability for variable cadence and community ambulation are assessed…

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Wearable Barometric Pressure Sensor to Improve Postural Transition Recognition of Mobility-Impaired Stroke Patients

Wearable Barometric Pressure Sensor to Improve Postural Transition Recognition of Mobility-Impaired Stroke Patients

Author(s): Fabien Massé, Roman Gonzenbach, Anisoara Paraschiv-Ionescu, Andreas R. Luft, Kamiar Aminian
Wearable Barometric Pressure Sensor to Improve Postural Transition Recognition of Mobility-Impaired Stroke Patients 780 202 Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering (TNSRE)

Sit-to-stand and Stand-to-sit transfers (STS) provide relevant information regarding the functional limitation of mobility- impaired patients. The characterization of STS pattern using a single trunk fixed inertial sensor has been…

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