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Prosthetics and Orthotics

Edited by Mokhtar Arazpour

University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

This book consists of two parts: Prosthetics and Orthotics. Over the years there has been rapid development in prostheses and orthoses. Advancement of technology, significant progress in computer components and robotics, and the development of new materials have enabled many people in need to return to useful and practical life. This book provides information for effective clinical decision-making for those working with people who need medical supportive devices. Over two parts, chapters in this volume examine construction methods, applications, and effects of prosthetic and orthotic devices.

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Prosthetics and OrthoticsEdited by Mokhtar Arazpour

Published: October 20th 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.90812

ISBN: 978-1-83962-901-3

Print ISBN: 978-1-83962-900-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-905-1

Copyright year: 2021

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1335 Total Chapter Downloads

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1. Introductory Chapter: Technology and Orthotics and Prosthetics

By Mokhtar Arazpour


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2. Prosthetics for Lower Limb Amputation

By P. Senthil Selvam, M. Sandhiya, K. Chandrasekaran, D. Hepzibah Rubella and S. Karthikeyan


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3. Audio-Vestibular Neurosensory Prosthetics: Origins, Expanding Indications and Future Directions

By Ashish Castellino and Mohan Kameswaran


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4. Design and Fabrication of Prosthetic and Orthotic Product by 3D Printing

By Harish Kumar Banga, Parveen Kalra, Rajendra M. Belokar and Rajesh Kumar


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5. Impact of Self-Selected Customized Orthotics on Lower Limbs Biomechanics

By Benjamin Dourthe, Judith Osterloh, Vinzenz Von Tscharner, Sandro Nigg and Benno M. Nigg


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6. Orthoses Development Using Modern Technologies

By Branko Štefanovič, Mária Danko, Monika Michalíková, Lucia Bednarčíková, Viktória Rajťúková, Teodor Tóth, Marianna Trebuňová, Radovan Hudák and Jozef Živčák


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7. Orthoses in Conservative Management of Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation

By Akshay Kumar and Vinita


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8. Satisfaction with Orthopedic Treatments

By Cristina Gonzalez-Martin, Sonia Pertega-Diaz, Rocio Seijo-Bestilleiro and Maria Teresa Garcia-Rodriguez


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