The impact of lower-limb prosthetic limb use in international C4 track para-cycling.

@article{Dyer2017TheIO,
  title={The impact of lower-limb prosthetic limb use in international C4 track para-cycling.},
  author={Bryce T J Dyer},
  journal={Disability and rehabilitation. Assistive technology},
  year={2017},
  pages={1-5}
}
An investigation was undertaken to ascertain any impact or significance of athletes within the C4 paracycling classification between those who use a lower-limb prostheses and those who do not. A statistical evaluation of event completion time was undertaken to assess C4 cyclists when competing at the World Championships and the Paralympic Games in the 1 km track time trial. The C4 athletes who utilize a prostheses consistently outperformed non-amputees in the C4 classification from 2011 to 2016… CONTINUE READING