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Changes in leg and joint coordination during locomotor adaptation in amputees and able-bodied controls
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-06-06)
Activities of daily life require humans to locomote in unfamiliar environments. We respond to these new environments through adaptation, a gradual change in movement parameters in response to a sensory error caused by ...
Motor control in persons with a trans-tibial amputation during cycling
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-07-06)
Motor control of any movement task involves the integration of neural, muscular and skeletal systems. This integration must occur throughout the sensorimotor system and focus its efforts on controlling the system endpoint, ...
The acute effects of physical activity on the stiffness of the plantar skin of people with and without diabetes
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-11-18)
Diabetes affects 25.8 million Americans. Complications related to this growing disease impact public health. One secondary complication of diabetes is changes in skin that can contribute to an increased risk for ulceration. ...