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Title: E-legging for monitoring the human locomotion patterns
Authors: Catarino,A
Rocha,AM
Abreu,MJ
Derogarian,F
José Machado da Silva
João Canas Ferreira
Vítor Grade Tavares
Miguel Velhote Correia
Dias,R
Issue Date: 2014
Abstract: Human motion capture systems help clinicians to detect and identify mobility impairments, early stages of pathologies and evaluate the effectiveness of surgical or rehabilitation intervention. Although there is a considerable number of solutions presently available, these systems are often expensive, complex, difficult to wear, and uncomfortable for the patient. With the purpose of solving the formerly mentioned problems, a new wearable locomotion data capture system for gait analysis is being developed. This system will allow the measurement of several locomotion-related parameters in a practical and non-invasive way, also reusable, that can be used by patients from light to severe impairments or disabilities. © 2013 The Textile Machinery Society of Japan.
URI: http://repositorio.inesctec.pt/handle/123456789/4788
http://dx.doi.org/10.4188/jte.59.153
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