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A miniaturized load cell for lower extremity amputees.

  title={A miniaturized load cell for lower extremity amputees.},
  author={Moore Aj and Byers Jl},
  journal={Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation},
  • Moore Aj, Byers Jl
  • Published 1976
  • Medicine
  • Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
: The PRS-Moore Load Cell for below-knee and above-knee amputees that gives an audible warning when the wearer applies more than the predetermined weight on the affected limb is described. The sensing unit is a screw-adjustable compression spring that is enclosed in a machined housing that fits inside a machined base. Several prototypes have been produced and are now undergoing clinical analysis. 
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