Accession Number:

AD0686954

Title:

BULLETIN OF PROSTHETICS RESEARCH, FALL 1968.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

VETERANS ADMINISTRATION WASHINGTON DC PROSTHETIC AND SENSORY AIDS SERVICE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

335.0

Abstract:

Contents include A cost reduction program Air-cushion socket for patellar-tendon-bearing below-knee prosthesis, principles and fabrication procedures Clinical application study of the Henschke-Mauch HYDRAULIK Model A swing and stance control system Stance control for above-knee artificial legs UC-BL pneumatic swing-control unit for above-knee prostheses, design, adjustment, and installation A preliminary report of basic studies from prosthetics research study The results of slip measurements in above-knee suction sockets Vision, a component of locomotion The development of a reading machine for the blind Effects of electroacoustic characteristics of hearing aids on speech understanding Speech discrimination ability with ear inserts The VA plastic eye and restorations program, an introduction Annual summary report, activities ended June 30, 1968, committee on prosthetics research and development, division of Engineering-National Research Council Report of the committee on prosthetic-orthotic education.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE