Range of motion of the wrist: implications for designing computer input devices for the elderly

@article{Chaparro2000RangeOM,
  title={Range of motion of the wrist: implications for designing computer input devices for the elderly},
  author={A. Chaparro and M. Rogers and Jeffrey Fernandez and M. Bohan and Choi Sang Dae and L. Stumpfhauser},
  journal={Disability and Rehabilitation},
  year={2000},
  volume={22},
  pages={633 - 637}
}
Purpose : The purpose of this study was to report normative values of the amplitude of joint wrist motions and grip strength for older age groups. Method : Volunteers, (N = 147) were divided into four age groups, 60-69, 70-79, 80-89 and 90+ years, with a total of 62 men and 85 women. Maximum range motion values were obtained for wrist flexion, extension and ulnar deviation. In addition, grip strength measures were obtained for each participant. Results : In general, the strength and ROM values… Expand
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