An Objective Index to Estimate the Survival Rate of Primary Blast Lung Injury

Lee, Kihyuck ;   Yoon, Jungmin ;   Min, Kyeongran ;   Lee, Junchang ;   kang, shinil ;   Hong, Sung jun ;   Yoon, Sung Hoon ;   Lee, Jong-Shill ;   Nam, Kyoung Won ;   Cho, Seok Hyun ;   Park, Hoonki ;   Kim, In Young

Tags Modeling and simulation in musculoskeletal biomechanics

To supply proper treatments to the primary blast lung injury (PBLI) patients, it is important to estimate the severity of the primary blast...

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Assessing Neuromuscular Mechanisms in Human-Exoskeleton Interaction

Sylla, Nahema ;   Bonnet, Vincent ;   Venture, Gentiane ;   Armande, Nahid ;   Fraisse, Philippe

Tags Biomechanics and robotics in physical exerciseModeling and simulation in musculoskeletal biomechanicsWearable robotic systems: orthotics

In this study, we propose to evaluate a 7 DOF exoskeleton in terms of motion control. Using criteria from the human motor control literature,...

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Assessment of Walking Speed by a Goniometer-Based Method

Maranesi, Elvira ;   Barone, Vinicio ;   Fioretti, Sandro

Tags Modeling and simulation in musculoskeletal biomechanicsNew technologies and methodologies in human movement analysis

A quantitative gait analysis is essential to evaluate kinematic, kinetic and electromyographic gait patterns. These patterns are strongly...

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Changes of Achilles Tendon Properties Via 12-Week PNF Based Robotic Rehabilitation of Ankle Joints with Spasticity And/or Contracture

Zhou, Zhihao ;   Zhou, Yuan ;   Wang, Ninghua ;   Gao, Fan ;   Wang, Long ;   Wei, Kunlin ;   Wang, Qining

Tags Biomechanics and robotics: clinical evaluation in rehabilitation and orthopedicsHardware and control developments in rehabilitation roboticsAssistive and cognitive robotics in aided living

Ankle joints with spasticity and/or contracture can severely affect mobility and independence of stroke survivors. In this paper, we aim to...

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Proposal of Bioinstrumentation Using Flex Sensor for Amputated Upper Limb

Mori, Takahiko ;   Tanaka, Yuya ;   Mito, Misaki ;   Yoshikawa, Kenichi ;   Katane, Daisuke ;   Torishima, Hiroyuki ;   Shimizu, Yukiyo ;   Hara, Yuki

Tags Biomechanics and robotics: clinical evaluation in rehabilitation and orthopedicsRobotics: orthoticsRobotics: prosthetics

We previously proposed a new bioinstrumentation using the shape deformation of the amputated upper limbs without using the myoelectricity...

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