Accession Number : ADA291776

Title :   Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development. Volume 32, Number 1.

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Sowell, Tamara T.

PDF Url : ADA291776

Report Date : FEB 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 123

Abstract : The Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development published quarterly, is a scientific rehabilitation research and development publication in the multidisciplinary field of disability rehabilitation. Contents of this report include: Design of a controlled-energy-dissipation orthosis (CEDO) for functional suppression of intentional tremors; An EMG-controlled gasping system for tetraplegics; Gait parameters following stroke: A practical assessment; Establishment of consistent gait after fitting of new components; Conventional 4-bar linkage knee mechanisms: A stremgtj-weakness analysis; Waking effectiveness of visual alerting signals; A VA-Cuberware lower limb prosthetics-orthotics optical laser digitizer; and Clinical evaluation of the Franklin Applied Physics cosmetic cover for lower limb prostheses.

Descriptors :   *MEDICAL RESEARCH, *REHABILITATION, UNITED STATES, COGNITION, REPORTS, CLINICAL MEDICINE, WOUNDS AND INJURIES, NEUROLOGY, SENSES(PHYSIOLOGY), INCAPACITATION, SPINAL COLUMN, SPINAL CORD, DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY, PROSTHETICS.

Subject Categories : Sociology and Law
      Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE