The aim of this study was to quantify the motor adaptations in the frontal plane made by unilateral transtibial amputees (UTAs), with special regard to: (1) abduction/adduction moment at the hip and knee valgus moment in the frontal plane; (2) pelvic and thorax obliquity; and (3) stride length and gait speed.
15 Males with unilateral… (More)
As a result of neurophysiological injury, stroke patients have mobility limitations, mainly on the side of the body contralateral to the lesioned hemisphere. The purpose of this study is to quantify motor compensation strategies in stroke patients during the activity of drinking water from a glass.
MATERIAL AND METHODS
Four male patient with… (More)