Clinical Biomechanics

Equipment:  3 AMTI Force Plates

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Brian W. Schulz, Manutchanok Jongprasithporn, Stephanie J. Hart-Hughes, Tatjana Bulat, Effects of step length, age, and fall history on hip and knee kinetics and knee co-contraction during the maximum step length test, Clinical Biomechanics, Volume 28, Issue 8, October 2013, Pages 933-940

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2013.08.002

Keywords: Biomechanics; Stepping; Kinetics; Strength; Co-contraction; Coactivation; Older adults; Fallers

 

Equipment:  2 AMTI Force Plates

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Mark W. Creaby, Michael A. Hunt, Rana S. Hinman, Kim L. Bennell, Sagittal plane joint loading is related to knee flexion in osteoarthritic gait, Clinical Biomechanics, Volume 28, Issue 8, October 2013, Pages 916-920

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2013.07.013

Keywords: Osteoarthritis; Walking; Biomechanics; Knee; Torque

 

Equipment:  2 AMTI Force Plates

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Patricia M. Young, Jill Whitall, Woei-Nan Bair, Mark W. Rogers, Leg preference associated with protective stepping responses in older adults, Clinical Biomechanics, Volume 28, Issue 8, October 2013, Pages 927-932

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2013.07.015

Keywords: Falls; Stepping response; Leg preference; Older adults

 

Equipment:  AMTI Force Plate

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K. Deschamps, G.A. Matricali, P. Roosen, F. Nobels, J. Tits, K. Desloovere, H. Bruyninckx, M. Flour, P.-A. Deleu, W. Verhoeven, F. Staes, Comparison of foot segmental mobility and coupling during gait between patients with diabetes mellitus with and without neuropathy and adults without diabetes, Clinical Biomechanics, Volume 28, Issue 7, August 2013, Pages 813-819

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2013.06.008

Keywords: Gait; Diabetes; Joint mobility; Neuropathy; Foot

 

Equipment: 2 AMTI OR6-7 Force Plates

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Tzurei Chen, Chien-Chi Chang, Li-Shan Chou, Sagittal plane center of mass movement strategy and joint kinetics during sit-to-walk in elderly fallers, Clinical Biomechanics, Volume 28, Issue 7, August 2013, Pages 807-812

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2013.07.002

Keywords: Sit-to-walk; Joint moment; Elderly; Falls

 

Equipment: 2 AMTI BP600900 Force Plates

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Nathaniel A. Bates, Kevin R. Ford, Gregory D. Myer, Timothy E. Hewett, Timing differences in the generation of ground reaction forces between the initial and secondary landing phases of the drop vertical jump, Clinical Biomechanics, Volume 28, Issue 7, August 2013, Pages 796-799

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2013.07.004

Keywords: Drop jump; ACL; Drop land; Ground reaction force; Rate of force development

 

Equipment:  AMTI Force Plate

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Kristof Kipp, Riann M. Palmieri-Smith, Differences in kinematic control of ankle joint motions in people with chronic ankle instability, Clinical Biomechanics, Volume 28, Issue 5, June 2013, Pages 562-567

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2013.03.008

Keywords: Ankle sprain; Motor control; Landing biomechanics

 

Equipment Used:  AMTI OR6-6 Force Plate

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Szu-Ping Lee, Christopher Powers, Fatigue of the hip abductors results in increased medial–lateral center of pressure excursion and altered peroneus longus activation during a unipedal landing task, Clinical Biomechanics, Volume 28, Issue 5, June 2013, Pages 524-529

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2013.04.002

Keywords: Hip abductor; Fatigue; Ankle; Peroneus longus; EMG; Activation; Onset

 

 

Equipment Used: 2 AMTI Force Plates

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Michael A. Hunt, Jerrad R. Gunether, Michael K. Gilbart, Kinematic and kinetic differences during walking in patients with and without symptomatic femoroacetabular impingement, Clinical Biomechanics, Volume 28, Issue 5, June 2013, Pages 519-523

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2013.05.002

Keywords: Femoroacetabular impingement; Gait; Hip; Biomechanics

 

Equipment: 2 AMTI BP600900 Force Plate

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Nathaniel A. Bates, Kevin R. Ford, Gregory D. Myer, Timothy E. Hewett, Kinetic and kinematic differences between first and second landings of a drop vertical jump task: Implications for injury risk assessments, Clinical Biomechanics, Volume 28, Issue 4, April 2013, Pages 459-466

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2013.02.013

Keywords: Kinematics; Kinetics; Drop vertical jump; ACL injury risk; Knee biomechanics