Accession Number : AD0163517

Title :   Electrically Driven Prosthetic Elbow.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Katsuren,Roy I.

Report Date : 22 DEC 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The invention relates to an improved electrically driven prosthetic elbow wherein the elbow is capable of being rigidly locked into place in any desired position, and upon driving the arm to the fully extended position, the elbow is automatically unlocked.

Descriptors :   (*JOINTS(PHYSIOLOGY), *PROSTHETICS), (*PATENTS, PROSTHETICS), ARTIFICIAL LIMBS, ELECTRIC PROPULSION

Subject Categories : Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE