A miniaturized load cell for lower extremity amputees.


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… (More)


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@article{Moore1976AML, title={A miniaturized load cell for lower extremity amputees.}, author={A. J. Moore and Jonathan Byers}, journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation}, year={1976}, volume={57 6}, pages={294-6} }