Browsing Master of Science in Prosthetics and Orthotics Presentations of Projects by Title
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(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-04-19)Foot orthoses have been used for many years to treat various pathologies. While these orthoses can be effective, the mechanism of how plantar soft tissues and skeletal structures interface with the orthosis is not well ...
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-04-22)During human walking the center of mass (COM) oscillates in the vertical and lateral directions as forces are transferred from one foot to the next. As one walks maintaining balance requires keeping the bodies’ COM within ...
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-04-25)Cervical injury causes tetraplegia in about half of spinal cord injury (SCI) cases and results in impaired hand function. Despite their different etiologies, both SCI and stroke subjects have demonstrated recovery by similar ...
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-04-27)