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Computational Intelligence in Electromyography Analysis

A Perspective on Current Applications and Future Challenges

Electromyography (EMG) is a technique for evaluating and recording the electrical activity produced by skeletal muscles. EMG may be used clinically for the diagnosis of neuromuscular problems and for assessing biomechanical and motor control deficits and other functional disorders. Furthermore, it can be used as a control signal for interfacing with orthotic and/or prosthetic devices or other rehabilitation assists. This book presents an updated overview of signal processing applications and recent developments in EMG from a number of diverse aspects and various applications in clinical and experimental research. It will provide readers with a detailed introduction to EMG signal processing techniques and applications, while presenting several new results and explanation of existing algorithms. This book is organized into 18 chapters, covering the current theoretical and practical approaches of EMG research.

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1. EMG Modeling

By Javier Rodriguez-Falces, Javier Navallas and Armando Malanda

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2. Modelling of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in One-Year Follow-Up Study of Patients with Minor Ischaemic Stroke

By Penka A. Atanassova, Nedka T. Chalakova and Borislav D. Dimitrov

1499

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3. Relationships Between Surface Electromyography and Strength During Isometric Ramp Contractions

By Runer Augusto Marson

1746

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4. Comparison by EMG of Running Barefoot and Running Shod

By Begoña Gavilanes-Miranda, Juan J. Goiriena De Gandarias and Gonzalo A. Garcia

2487

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5. Influence of Different Strategies of Treatment Muscle Contraction and Relaxation Phases on EMG Signal Processing and Analysis During Cyclic Exercise

By Leandro Ricardo Altimari, José Luiz Dantas, Marcelo Bigliassi, Thiago Ferreira Dias Kanthack, Antonio Carlos de Moraes and Taufik Abrão

1852

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6. Nonlinear Analysis of Surface EMG Signals

By Min Lei and Guang Meng

1784

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7. Normalization of EMG Signals: To Normalize or Not to Normalize and What to Normalize to?

By Mark Halaki and Karen Ginn

8855

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8. The Usefulness of Mean and Median Frequencies in Electromyography Analysis

By Angkoon Phinyomark, Sirinee Thongpanja, Huosheng Hu, Pornchai Phukpattaranont and Chusak Limsakul

8000

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9. Feature Extraction Methods for Studying Surface Electromyography and Kinematic Measurements in Parkinson’s Disease

By Saara M. Rissanen, Markku Kankaanpää, Mika P. Tarvainen and Pasi A. Karjalainen

1520

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10. Distinction of Abnormality of Surgical Operation on the Basis of Surface EMG Signals

By Chiharu Ishii

839

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11. EMG Decomposition and Artefact Removal

By Adriano O. Andrade, Alcimar B. Soares, Slawomir J. Nasuto and Peter J. Kyberd

2019

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12. Sphincter EMG for Diagnosing Multiple System Atrophy and Related Disorders

By Ryuji Sakakibara, Tomoyuki Uchiyama, Tatsuya Yamamoto, Fuyuki Tateno, Tomonori Yamanishi, Masahiko Kishi and Yohei Tsuyusaki

3486

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13. Hand Sign Classification Employing Myoelectric Signals of Forearm

By Takeshi Tsujimura, Sho Yamamoto and Kiyotaka Izumi

944

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14. Proposal of a Neuro Fuzzy System for Myoelectric Signal Analysis from Hand-Arm Segment

By Gabriela Winkler Favieiro and Alexandre Balbinot

1334

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15. Design and Control of an EMG Driven IPMC Based Artificial Muscle Finger

By R.K. Jain, S. Datta and S. Majumder

2748

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16. Application of Surface Electromyography in the Dynamics of Human Movement

By César Ferreira Amorim and Runer Augusto Marson

2321

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17. Virtual and Augmented Reality: A New Approach to Aid Users of Myoelectric Prostheses

By Alcimar Barbosa Soares, Edgard Afonso Lamounier Júnior, Adriano de Oliveira Andrade and Alexandre Cardoso

1766

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18. Signal Acquisition Using Surface EMG and Circuit Design Considerations for Robotic Prosthesis

By Muhammad Zahak Jamal

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