A Multi-Channel Biomimetic Neuroprosthesis to Support Treadmill Gait Training in Stroke Patients

Chia Bejarano, Noelia ;   Ambrosini, Emilia ;   Baccinelli, Walter ;   Nardone, Antonio ;   Monticone, Marco ;   Ferrigno, Giancarlo ;   Pedrocchi, Alessandra ;   Ferrante, Simona

Tags Motor neuroprostheses - Neuromuscular stimulationRehabilitation - LocomotionRehabilitation - Stroke

This study presents an innovative multi-channel neuroprosthesis that induces a biomimetic activation of the main lower-limb muscles during...

Read More Download this Paper

Considerations for Learning to use an Upper Limb Prosthesis

Bongers, Raoul M ;   Bouwsema, Hanneke ;   Romkema, Sietske ;   Dijk, Van, Ludger ;   Sluis, Van der, Corry

Tags Neuromuscular systems - Learning and adaptionRehabilitationHuman performance

This paper gives an overview of aspects that need to be considered when devising a training for upper limb prosthetics. In addition, some...

Read More Download this Paper

EMG Biofeedback for Improved Accuracy and Precision of Routine Grasping using Myoelectric Prostheses

Dosen, Strahinja ;   Markovic, Marko ;   Schweisfurth, Meike Annika ;   Hartmann, Cornelia ;   De Nunzio, Alessandro Marco ;   Farina, Dario

Tags Neural interfaces - Biomaterials

This study presents a novel approach to closing the loop in myoelectric prostheses by feeding back to the user the information on the...

Read More Download this Paper

Myoelectric Control with Abstract Patterns

Nazarpour, Kianoush

Tags Motor neuroprostheses - ProsthesesNeuromuscular systems - Learning and adaptionNeuromuscular systems - EMG processing and applications

With commercial prosthetic hands, executing some everyday movements, for example, concurrent grasp and bending of the wrist to pick up an...

Read More Download this Paper

The Ninapro Database: A Resource for Semg Naturally Controlled Robotic Hand Prosthetics

Atzori, Manfredo ;   Müller, Henning

Tags Neuromuscular systems - EMG processing and applicationsRehabilitation - Robotics

The dexterous natural control of robotic prosthetic hands with non-invasive techniques is still a challenge: surface electromyography gives...

Read More Download this Paper

Towards Low-Dimensional Proportional Myoelectric Control

Krasoulis, Agamemnon ;   Nazarpour, Kianoush ;   Vijayakumar, Sethu

Tags Motor neuroprostheses - ProsthesesRehabilitationMotor neuroprostheses - Robotics

One way of enhancing the dexterity of powered myoelectric prostheses is via proportional and simultaneous control of multiple...

Read More Download this Paper