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Kinematic adaptation of gait patterns in transtibial amputees: from early walking aid to prosthesis

Hancock, Amanda, Vanicek, Natalie, Brown, Barbara, Chetter, Ian C and Polman, Remco (2006) Kinematic adaptation of gait patterns in transtibial amputees: from early walking aid to prosthesis. British Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Amputee Rehabilitation (BACPAR): The Journal, 25. pp. 23-24.

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Abstract

The main objective of this ongoing study is to determine whether early walking with the AMA (Amputee Mobility Aid) facilitates the gait transition to the definitive prosthesis compared to walking with the PPAM (Post-Amputation Mobility) aid.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: mobility aids, gait, prostheses, walking aids, amputee
Subjects: FOR Classification > 1106 Human Movement and Sports Science
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > College of Sports and Exercise Science
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Depositing User: VUIR
Date Deposited: 01 May 2014 02:19
Last Modified: 29 Jan 2015 05:00
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/24776
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