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Equipment: 2 AMTI AccuGait Force Plates

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Fabio Augusto Barbieri, Paulo Cezar Rocha dos Santos, Rodrigo Vitório, Jaap H. van Dieën, Lilian Teresa Bucken Gobbi, Effect of muscle fatigue and physical activity level in motor control of the gait of young adults, Gait & Posture, Volume 38, Issue 4, September 2013, Pages 702-707

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2013.03.006

Keywords: Walking; Fatigue; Physical activity; Motor control; Obstacle

 

Equipment used:  AMTI AccuGait Force Plate

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Milena de Bem Zavanella Freitas, Eliane Mauerberg-deCastro, Renato Moraes, Intermittent use of an “anchor system” improves postural control in healthy older adults, Gait & Posture, Volume 38, Issue 3, July 2013, Pages 433-437

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2013.01.004

Keywords: Postural control; Older adults; Anchor system; Haptic information

 

 

Equipment used: AMTI AccuGait Force Plate

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Sébastien Boyas, Maria Hajj, Martin Bilodeau, Influence of ankle plantarflexor fatigue on postural sway, lower limb articular angles, and postural strategies during unipedal quiet standing, Gait & Posture, Volume 37, Issue 4, April 2013, Pages 547-551

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2012.09.014

Keywords: Posture; Muscle fatigue; Ankle plantarflexors; Ankle strategy; Visual information

Gait & PostureEquipment used: 1 AMTI AccuGait Force Plate - www.amti.biz/Accugait.aspx

Kajetan Słomka, Grzegorz Juras, Grzegorz Sobota, Bogdan Bacik, The reliability of a rambling–trembling analysis of center of pressure measures, Gait & Posture, Volume 37, Issue 2, February 2013, Pages 210-213

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2012.07.005

Keywords: Balance; Center of pressure; Decomposition of stabilogram; Rambling–trembling; Reliability; Reproducibility

International Journal of Occupational Medicine and Environmental HealthEquipment used: AccuGait Force Plate - www.amti.biz/Accugait.aspx

Olga Nowotny-Czupryna, Beata Naworska, Anna Brzęk, Janusz Nowotny, Anna Famuła, Bartosz Kmita, Krzysztof Bąk, Professional experience and ergonomic aspects of midwives’ work, International Journal of Occupational Medicine and Environmental Health, June 2012, Volume 25, Issue 3, pp 265-274

http://link.springer.com/article/10.2478%2FS13382-012-0034-6#

Keywords: Midwives, Working positions, Spinal alignment, Pain discomfort, Stabilometry, Sonometry

 

Journal of Biomechanics

Equipment used: 1 AMTI AccuGait Force Plate - www.amti.biz/Accugait.aspx

Keonyoung Oh, Juhyun Baek, Sukyung Park, Gait strategy changes with acceleration to accommodate the biomechanical constraint on push-off propulsion, Journal of Biomechanics, Volume 45, Issue 16, 15 November 2012, Pages 2920-2926

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2012.06.032

Keywords: Mechanical work; Gait acceleration; Double support phase; Single support phase; Collision; Push-off; Heel strike

Equipment used: 1 AMTI AccuGait Force Plate - www.amti.biz/Accugait.aspx

Katherine E. Krause, Emily I. McIntosh, Lori Ann Vallis, Sarcopenia and predictors of the fat free mass index in community-dwelling and assisted-living older men and women, Gait & Posture, Volume 35, Issue 2, February 2012, Pages 180-185

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2011.09.003

Keywords: Older adults; Fat free mass index; Sarcopenia; Gait; Balance

Equipment used: 1 AMTI AccuGait Force Plate - www.amti.biz/Accugait.aspx

Rodrigo Vitório, Ellen Lirani-Silva, Fabio Augusto Barbieri, Vivian Raile, Rosangela Alice Batistela, Florindo Stella, Lilian Teresa Bucken Gobbi, The role of vision in Parkinson’s disease locomotion control: Free walking task, Gait & Posture, Volume 35, Issue 2, February 2012, Pages 175-179

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2011.09.002

Keywords: Parkinson’s disease; Motor control; Optic flow; Gait

Equipment used: AccuGait Force Plate – www.amti.biz/Accugait.aspx

K. Martin, L. Blizzard, M. Garry, R. Thomson, J. McGinley, V. Srikanth, Gait initiation in older people—Time to first lateral movement may be the measure of choice, Gait & Posture, Volume 34, Issue 3, July 2011, Pages 374-378

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2011.06.004

Keywords: Gait initiation; Dual-tasking; Ageing

 

 

Equipment used: 3 AMTI AccuGait Force Plates – www.amti.biz/Accugait.aspx

Seyoung Kim, Sukyung Park, Leg stiffness increases with speed to modulate gait frequency and propulsion energy, Journal of Biomechanics, Volume 44, Issue 7, 29 April 2011, Pages 1253-1258

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2011.02.072

Keywords: Leg stiffness; Compliant walking model; Elastic energy; Human walking; Gait speed