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Edited by Ramana Vinjamuri

University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Prosthesis is an addition or attachment to the body that replicates the function of a lost or dysfunctional limb. Prostheses have evolved over the centuries starting from wooden and metal levers to highly sophisticated robotic limbs. While the design of prostheses has become complex and multidimensional, their control methodologies have been developed using signal processing and machine learning methods. This book reports on the recent progress in the design and control of prostheses.

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ProsthesisEdited by Ramana Vinjamuri

Published: February 5th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.73978

ISBN: 978-1-83880-381-0

Print ISBN: 978-1-83880-153-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83880-382-7

Copyright year: 2020

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6072 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

2 Web of Science Citations

7 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: Past, Present, and Future of Prostheses and Rehabilitation

By Shanthini Madhanagopal, Martin Burns, Dingyi Pei, Rohan Mukundhan, Helen Meyerson and Ramana Vinjamuri


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2. Estimation of Targeted-Reaching-Positions by Around-Shoulder Muscle Activities and Images from an Action Camera for Trans-Humeral Prosthesis Control

By Yohei Muraguchi and Wenwei Yu


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3. Hybrid Neuroprosthesis for Lower Limbs

By Percy Nohama, Guilherme Nunes Nogueira Neto and Maira Ranciaro


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4. Residual Limb Health and Prosthetics

By Sashwati Roy, Shomita S. Mathew-Steiner and Chandan K. Sen


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5. Ambulatory Devices: Assessment and Prescription

By Daniel Olufemi Odebiyi and Caleb Adewumi Adeagbo


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6. The Argus II Retinal Prosthesis System

By Edward Bloch and Lyndon da Cruz


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7. Optimization of Maxillofacial Prosthesis

By Faraedon M. Zardawi and Kaida Xiao


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