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Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited. ABSTRACT Gait asymmetry can be a useful indicator of a variety of medical and pathological conditions, including musculoskeletal injury (MSI), neurological damage associated with stroke or head trauma, and a variety of age-related disorders. Body-worn accelerometers provide the ability for real-time(More)
Gait asymmetry can be a useful indicator of a variety of medical and pathological conditions, including musculoskeletal injury (MSI), neurological damage associated with stroke or head trauma, and a variety of age-related disorders. Body-worn accelerometers can enable real-time monitoring and detection of changes in gait asymmetry, thereby informing medical(More)
A wearable oximeter is needed to help people safely perform missions in environmental extremes. Key initial needs are to monitor for hypoxemia at high altitudes, and to monitor for shock in the event of trauma and hemorrhage. An initial investigation has been performed to assess design parameters for a wearable oximeter. Initial data was collected to assess(More)
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