Evaluation of functional capabilities of people with muscular dystrophy as potential users of powered orthoses

Rami Seliktar, Rungun Ramanathan, Tariq Rahman, Michael Alexander

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Abstract

An account is given on problems associated with the development of a powered orthotic system that would support a disabled person's arm and augment his residual motor ability while utilizing his natural sensor feedback. Results of a preliminary EMG study are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAmerican Society of Mechanical Engineers, Bioengineering Division (Publication) BED
PublisherASME
Pages637-638
Number of pages2
Volume42
ISBN (Print)0791816117
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 1999
Event1999 Bioengineering Conference - Big Sky, MT, USA
Duration: Jun 16 1999Jun 20 1999

Other

Other1999 Bioengineering Conference
CityBig Sky, MT, USA
Period6/16/996/20/99

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Engineering(all)

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Seliktar, R., Ramanathan, R., Rahman, T., & Alexander, M. (1999). Evaluation of functional capabilities of people with muscular dystrophy as potential users of powered orthoses. In American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Bioengineering Division (Publication) BED (Vol. 42, pp. 637-638). ASME.