Biomechanics of the elbow joint for transhumeral prostheses

Prosthetic arms and socket pressure

Three types of upper limb prosthetic are compared:

Those using the myoelectric prosthesis experienced the highest forces. Force experienced and torque at elbow joint are crucial in choosing the most applicable prosthetic for a patient.

> From: Razak et al., Biomed Eng Online 13 (2014-10-27 10:54:50) 134 . All rights reserved to The Author(s). Click here for the online summary.

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