An Analysis of Physiological Signals as a Measure of Task Engagement in a Multi-Limb-Coordination Motor-Learning Task

Murray, Spencer ;   Goldfarb, Michael

Tags Neuromuscular systems - EMG processing and applicationsRehabilitation - StrokeNeurological disorders - Stroke

There is widespread agreement in the physical rehabilitation community that task engagement is essential to effective neuromuscular recovery....

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Analog Front-Ends Comparison in the Way of a Portable, Low-Power and Low-Cost EMG Controller based on Pattern Recognition

Mastinu, Enzo ;   Ortiz-Catalan, Max ;   HÃ¥kansson, Bo

Tags Neuromuscular systems - EMG processing and applications

Compact and low-noise Analog Front-Ends (AFEs) are becoming increasingly important for the acquisition of bioelectric signals in portable...

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Antagonist Muscle Co-Activation of Limbs in Human Infant Crawling: A Pilot Study

Xiong, Qiliang ;   Hou, Wensheng

Tags Neuromuscular systems - EMG processing and applicationsHuman performance - Gait

Muscle Co-activation (MCo) is the simultaneous muscular activation of agonist and antagonist muscle groups, which provides adequate joint...

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Modeling Dynamic High-DOF Finger Postures from Surface EMG using Nonlinear Synergies in Latent Space Representation

Ngeo, Jimson ;   Tamei, Tomoya ;   Ikeda, Kazushi ;   Shibata, Tomohiro

Tags Neuromuscular systems - EMG processing and applicationsNeuromuscular systems - EMG models

Accurate proportional myoelectric control of the hand is important in replicating dexterous manipulation in robot prostheses and orthoses....

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Muscle Synergies in Children with Dystonia Capture "Healthy" Patterns Regardless the Altered Motor Performance

Lunardini, Francesca ;   Casellato, Claudia ;   Bertucco, Matteo ;   Sanger, Terence David ;   Pedrocchi, Alessandra

Tags Neuromuscular systems - EMG processing and applicationsNeurological disordersNeuromuscular systems - EMG models

Muscle synergies are hypothesized to represent motor modules recruited by the nervous system to flexibly perform subtasks necessary to...

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Processing of Surface EMG through Pattern Recognition Techniques Aimed at Classifying Shoulder Joint Movements

Rivela, Diletta ;   Pavan, Esteban E. ;   Scannella, Alessia ;   Frigo, Carlo ;   Gini, Giuseppina ;   Belluco, Paolo

Tags Neuromuscular systems - EMG processing and applicationsRehabilitation - Mobility (wheelchair, driving, etc.)

Artificial arms for shoulder disarticulation need a high number of degrees of freedom to be controlled. In order to control a prosthetic...

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