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Proc. ASME. DMD2021, 2021 Design of Medical Devices Conference, V001T12A015, April 12–15, 2021
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: DMD2021-1088
... Abstract Proprioception is defined as the ability to sense limb and body position and motion. Proprioceptive signals originating from the mechanoreceptors around the ankle joint are critical for maintaining postural control and gait. Previous studies identified the detrimental effect of ankle...
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Proc. ASME. DMD2020, 2020 Design of Medical Devices Conference, V001T10A017, April 6–9, 2020
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: DMD2020-9094
... Abstract Proprioceptive afferents from the ankle joint are essential feedback for maintaining balance. However, there is no widely accepted test or measurement system available for determining the proprioceptive accuracy of the human ankle joint. Here, we present a system with a novel hardware...
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Proc. ASME. DMD2020, 2020 Design of Medical Devices Conference, V001T10A016, April 6–9, 2020
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: DMD2020-9088
... Abstract Proprioceptive signals from mechanoreceptors embedded in ligaments, tendons, and muscles are essential for the control of muscle tone and voluntary movement. Numerous neurological and orthopedic disorders are associated with proprioceptive dysfunction that impairs the control...