Amputees

Known as: Amputee, Limb Loss 
A person who has had one or more limbs removed by amputation.
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2016
Review
2016
Myoelectric signals (MES) have been used in various applications, in particular, for identification of user intention to… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
In walking the human body is never in balance. Most of the time the trunk is supported by one leg and the centre of mass (CoM… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Limb amputation results in plasticity of connections between the brain and muscles, with the cortical motor representation of the… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
A novel method for the control of a myoelectric upper limb prosthesis was achieved in a patient with bilateral amputations at the… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Phantom limb pain (PLP) in amputees is associated with reorganizational changes in the somatosensory system. To investigate the… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Using functional MRI, we investigated 14 upper limb amputees and seven healthy controls during the execution of hand and lip… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Animal studies and preliminary results in humans suggest that lower extremity and myocardial ischemia can be attenuated by… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Phantom pain in subjects with an amputated limb is a well-known problem. However, estimates of the prevalence of phantom pain… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
A novel approach to the control of a multifunction prosthesis based on the classification of myoelectric patterns is described… (More)
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
A comparison of selected gait parameters and the energy cost of prosthetic walking was made in seventy patients with unilateral… (More)
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