Analyzing the potential benefits of using a backpack with non-flexible straps.


BACKGROUND Conventional backpack straps are flexible. Due to this flexibility, backpacks freely move on the human back. In this study, a new design of backpacks with non-flexible straps is proposed. OBJECTIVE The aim of the present research is to demonstrate the possible differences between normal gait and steps while participants carry two different… (More)
DOI: 10.3233/WOR-162293