Measures and procedures utilized to determine the added value of microprocessor-controlled prosthetic knee joints: a systematic review

@inproceedings{Theeven2013MeasuresAP,
  title={Measures and procedures utilized to determine the added value of microprocessor-controlled prosthetic knee joints: a systematic review},
  author={Patrick JR Theeven and Bea Hemmen and Peter R. Brink and Rob Smeets and Henk A. M. Seelen},
  booktitle={BMC musculoskeletal disorders},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND The effectiveness of microprocessor-controlled prosthetic knee joints (MPKs) has been assessed using a variety of outcome measures in a variety of health and health-related domains. However, if the patient is to receive a prosthetic knee joint that enables him to function optimally in daily life, it is vital that the clinician has adequate information about the effects of that particular component on all aspects of persons' functioning. Especially information concerning activities… CONTINUE READING

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