Accession Number:

AD0758584

Title:

Bulletin of Prosthetics Research, Fall 1972.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

VETERANS ADMINISTRATION WASHINGTON DC PROSTHETIC AND SENSORY AIDS SERVICE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

304.0

Abstract:

Contents Spectrum analysis of the myoelectric signal A bibliography Design of a powered prosthetic arm system for the above-elbow amputee Control of an artificial upper limb in three degrees of freedom A wrist-driven hand prosthesis The use of electrical transducers in the measurement of body motions Transferring load to flesh A lumbosacral A-P and M-L control orthosis incorporating a stimulus to withdrawal Wink switch activation of powered flexor hinge splint Selection and application of knee mechanisms Below the knee amputation for ischemic gangrene--Comparative results of conventional operation and immediate postoperative fitting technique Fabrication of cordo plastazote or pelite removable liner for closed syme sockets Abstract of summary report on research and development in the field of artificial limbs Abstract of summary report on the development of a reading machine for the blind.

Subject Categories:

  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE