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WALKER, MECHANICAL

Known as: Walker, rigid (pickup), adjustable or fixed height, frames walking, walking frame 
A mechanical walker is a four-legged device with a metal frame intended for medical purposes to provide moderate weight support while walking. It is… Expand
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2013
2013
Pompe disease is a rare autosomal recessive muscle lysosomal glycogenosis, characterised by limb-girdle muscle weakness and… Expand
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND: Ketamine has been shown to have a morphine-sparing effect soon after surgery. Nevertheless, whether this effect still… Expand
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To determine if the bone mineral density loss seen after spinal cord injury (SCI) is reversed by a walking program… Expand
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To describe performance parameters and effects on anthropometric measures in spinal cord injured subjects training with… Expand
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To determine whether persons with spinal cord injury (SCI) paraplegia who participated in an electrical stimulation… Expand
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1997
1997
The effect of reciprocally linking the hip hinges of a hip-knee-ankle-foot orthosis on standing performance was studied in a… Expand
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1996
1996
Biomechanical tools were used to assess stability for 11 patients who, following the surgical amputation of one lower limb… Expand
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1993
1993
  • J. Crosbie
  • Clinical biomechanics
  • 1993
  • Corpus ID: 1578559
UNLABELLED Gait rehabilitation following lower limb trauma often involves the use of a walking frame. A simple kinematic model… Expand
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1993
1993
Strain gauges were built into the legs of a standard aluminium walking frame to simultaneously record forces in three dimensions… Expand
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1987
1987
Thirty-nine subjects, mean age 72 (range 52 to 89), with a leg amputation because of peripheral vascular disease performed graded… Expand
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