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Prosthetics books

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Full Stride Advancing the State of the Art in Lower Extremity Gait Systems by Victoria Tepe Full Stride Advancing the State of the Art in Lower Extremity Gait Systems

Objectives. The primary goal of Full Stride: Next Steps is to describe the latest research and technology that is beyond the scope of the first volume, Full Stride. The contents of the accompanying volume directly relate to the futuristic design...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/08/2017

Advances for Prosthetic Technology From Historical Perspective to Current Status to Future Application by Robert LeMoyne Advances for Prosthetic Technology From Historical Perspective to Current Status to Future Application

This book focuses on the advances in transtibial prosthetic technology and targets research in the evolution of the powered prosthesis such as the BiOM, which was derived from considerable research and development at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The concept...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/03/2016

Neuroprosthetics Principles and Applications by Justin C. (University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, USA) Sanchez Neuroprosthetics Principles and Applications
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Master the tools of design thinking using Neuroprosthetics: Principles and Applications. Developed from successfully tested material used in an undergraduate and graduate level course taught to biomedical engineering and neuroscience students, this book focuses on the use of direct neural...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/11/2015

Secondary Procedures in Total Ankle Replacement, An Issue of Clinics in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery by Thomas S., DPM Roukis Secondary Procedures in Total Ankle Replacement, An Issue of Clinics in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
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Secondary procedures in total ankle replacement will include the following articles: Incidence of complications during initial experience with primary total ankle replacement prostheses: A systematic review, Secondary procedures in total ankle replacement based on registry data analysis, Arthroscopic d?bridement for...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/10/2015

Wear Prediction on Total Ankle Replacement Effect of Design Parameters by Ardiyansyah Syahrom Wear Prediction on Total Ankle Replacement Effect of Design Parameters

This book develops and analyses computational wear simulations of the total ankle replacement for the stance phase of gait cycle. The emphasis is put on the relevant design parameters. The book presents a model consisting of three components; tibial, bearing...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/07/2015

Emerging Theory and Practice in Neuroprosthetics by Ganesh R (University of Technology Sydney (UTS), Australia) Naik, Yina (Taiyuan University of Science and Technology, Chin Guo Emerging Theory and Practice in Neuroprosthetics
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Neuroprosthetics is a fast-growing area that brings together the fields of biomedical engineering and neuroscience as a means to interface the neural system directly to prostheses. Advancing research and applications in this field can assist in successfully restoring motor, sensory,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/05/2014

The Engineering of Human Joint Replacements by J. A. McGeough The Engineering of Human Joint Replacements

Since the major pioneering of joint replacement surgery more than fifty years ago, much research and progress has been made in the field of arthroplasty with new insights into better materials, types of cement and bone-cell compatible coatings, and a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/12/2013

Overview of Maxillofacial Prosthetics by Arzu Atay Overview of Maxillofacial Prosthetics


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/07/2013

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Wear of Orthopaedic Implants and Artificial Joints by Saverio (Medical Physicist, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Bologna, Italy) Affatato Wear of Orthopaedic Implants and Artificial Joints
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This book provides readers with information on the causes and treatment for implant wear.
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/04/2012

Prosthetics & Orthotics in Clinical Practice by Bella J. May, Margery A. Lockard Prosthetics & Orthotics in Clinical Practice
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2011

Lower-limb Prosthetics and Orthotics Clinical Concepts by Joan E. Edelstein, Alex Moroz Lower-limb Prosthetics and Orthotics Clinical Concepts
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Offers a comprehensive overview of lower limb prosthetics and orthotics, covering normal and pathological gait, lower limb biomechanics, clinical applications, as well as prosthetics and orthotic design and components. This text is suitable for clinicians in the fields of physical...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/12/2010

Lower Limb Amputation A Guide to Living a Quality Life by Adrian Cristian Lower Limb Amputation A Guide to Living a Quality Life

Limb loss can occur due to trauma, infection, diabetes, vascular disease, cancer, and other diseases. Regardless of the cause, it often has a profound impact on a person's life. Many amputees experience feelings of loss and grief, frustration in l...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/01/2010

Amputation, Prosthesis Use, and Phantom Limb Pain by Craig Murray Amputation, Prosthesis Use, and Phantom Limb Pain

This is one of the few books to cover amputation, prosthesis use, and phantom limb pain together, as intricately related topics. It offers a broad appeal to a varied readership through innovative exploration of the entire process surrounding limb loss.
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/12/2009

Prosthetics and Patient Management by Kevin Carroll, Joan E. Edelstein Prosthetics and Patient Management
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Covering both upper and lower extremity prosthetics, this book provides practical solutions to everyday problems that clinicians encounter, from early prosthetic management to issues facing advanced prosthetic user. It is useful for clinicians and students in physical therapy and certified...
Format: Hardback - Released: 00/12/2005

Friction, Lubrication and Wear of Artificial Joints Tribology Meets Medical Engineering by Todd Stewart Friction, Lubrication and Wear of Artificial Joints Tribology Meets Medical Engineering

Tribology has been central to the development of this field of engineering and this work brings together the work on hip and knee replacement prostheses.
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/12/2002

Lcs Mobile Bearing Knee Arthroplasty A 25 Years Worldwide Review by Karel J. Hamelynck Lcs Mobile Bearing Knee Arthroplasty A 25 Years Worldwide Review

This review looks at the LCS Mobile Bearing Arthroplasty, which was introduced in 1977. The prosthesis is based on the concepts of low contact stress with unconstrained articulation using a mobile polyethylene bearing and highly conforming geometry.
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/12/2002

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