O&P Library > POI > 1998, Vol 22, Num 3


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1998, Vol 22, Num 3

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Three measures of functional outcome for lower limb amputees: a retrospective review


S. P. Treweek
M. E. Condie



Properties of the flexible pressure sensor under laboratory conditions simulating the internal environment of the total surface bearing socket


K. Hachisuka
M. Takahashi
H. Ogata
S. Ohmine
H. Shitama
K. Shinkoda



Conventional patellar-tendon-bearing (PTB) socket/stump interface dynamic pressure distributions recorded during the prosthetic stance phase of gait of a trans-tibial amputee.


P. Convery
A. W. P. Buis



Loads in hip disarticulation prostheses during normal daily use


M. Nietert
N. Englisch
P. Kreil
G. Alba-Lopez



An evaluation of the use made of cosmetic and functional prostheses by unilateral upper limb amputees


C. M. Fraser



Laterality, gender and age differences in estimated frequency and actual registration of people with congenital upper limb absences


C. M. Fraser



Newly designed computer controlled knee-ankle-foot orthosis (Intelligent Orthosis)


T. Suga
O. Kameyama
R. Ogawa
M. Matsuura
H. Oka



A review of reciprocal walking systems for paraplegic patients: factors affecting choice and economic justification


J. Stallard
R. E. Major



Clinical note: Quadriceps muscle injury in trans-femoral amputees


Z. Alsindi
D. Datta



Clinical note: Rehabilitation of a triple amputee including a hip disarticulation


J. C. Shin
C. I. Park
Y. C. Kim
S. H. Jang
I. K. Bang
J. S. Shin



Clinical note: Rehabilitation management for a patient with a radical forequarter amputation with chest wall resection.


J. H. B. Geertzen
H. J. Hoekstra
A. Elzinga
J. S. Rietman



Technical note: A medial linkage orthosis to assist ambulation after spinal cord injury


J. W. Middleton
W. Fisher
G. M. Davis
R. M. Smith


O&P Library > POI > 1998, Vol 22, Num 3

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