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Powered Upper Limb Prostheses: Control, Implementation and Clinical Application [Hardcover]

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Powered Upper Limb Prostheses deals with the concept, implementation and clinical application of utilizing inherent electrical signals within normally innervated residual muscles under voluntary control of an upper limb amputee, amplifying these signals by battery-powered electrical means to make a terminal device, the prosthetic hand, move to perform intended function. The reader is introduced to various facets of upper limb amputations and their clinical management in both children and adults. The authors from Canada, USA and Great Britain are well known practitioners, academics and researchers in the field. The book has over 130 illustrations and contains an extensive bibliography.

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Pages   208
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 9.6" Width: 7.9" Height: 0.7"
Weight:   1.7 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   Feb 12, 2004
Publisher   Springer
ISBN  3540404066  
ISBN13  9783540404064  

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Expensive, small, but worth it!  Nov 18, 2007
If you are interested in myoelectric prosthetics, this IS the book for you. All the information the myoBock course left out. And all the good stuff that school glazed over.

All types of systems are covered, including Hosmer, LTI, Motion Control, Otto Bock, Steeper, and VASI.

Chapters include

1. The Early History of Myoelectric Control of Prosthetic Limbs
2. The Origin and Nature of the Myoelectric Control
3. Signals and Signal Processing
4. Commericial Hardware for the Implementation of Myoelectric Control
5. Meeting the Clients: An Overview
6. Powered Upper Limb Prosthetic Practice in Pediatrics
7. Powered Upper Limb Prosthetics in Adults
8. Training
9. Research and the Future of myoelectric Prosthetics
10. A bibliography on Myoelectric Control of Upper Limb Prostheses

A lot of education in a small text that is worth the hefty price!

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