Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Northwestern University Prosthetics-Orthotics Center

Papers and Presentations of 1998

Papers

Blasberg, Stacy, "D99 - Gait Analysis of Normal Female Ambulators", Technical Report #28, Spring Quarter 1998.

Childress, D.S., "Working in Pasteur's Quadrant" Published for the editorial from the J. of Rehab Research & Development, Jan. 1998, Vol. 36, No. 1.(VA)

Edwards, M.L., "Promoting Active Learning in Prosthetic and Orthotic Education", Capabilities Newsletter, Vol. 7 # 1, January, 1998.

Hansen, Andrew H., "Direct Ultrasound Ranging System as an Alignment Tool for Trans-Tibial Prostheses: A Case Study (Internal Technical Report #28), Jan. 1998.

Jhoun, Ph.D. Janet H. and Dudley S. Childress, Ph.D., "Describing Pelvic Obliquity During Gait Initiation" Technical Note, submitted to the Journal of Biomechanics, Jan. 26, 1998.(NIDRR)

Weir, R.F. ff., and Childress, D.S. and Licameli, J.N., "Motor Prostheses and the Lack of Physiologically Appropriate Feedback: Their function and connections with Manipulators, Robots and other Human-Machine Systems". Human and Machine Haptics, Section 3.21. Eds: M. Cutkosky & Srinivasan, (MIT Press); March 98

Weir, R. F. ff., "A Century of the Sauerbruch-Lebsche-Vanghetti Muscle Cineplasty: The U. S. Experience". Capabilities, Vol.7, No 4, October 1998, pp 1-2 &10-11.

Weir, R. F. ff., Childress, D.S., and Licameli, J.N., Portable Ranging System for Analyzing Gait. United States Patent Number: 5,831,937. Date of Patent: November 3, 1998.

Presentations

Bertos, Y. A., Weir, R. F. ff., Heckathorne, C. W., and Childress, D. S., " A Microprocessor Based E.P.P. Controller for Electric-Powered Prostheses". Proceedings of the 9th World Congress of International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics,(ISPO), pp. 339-341. Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 28 - July 3, 1998.

Chan, Richmond B., Jhoun, Janet H. and Dudley S. Childress, "Comparing Standing Characteristics of Prosthesis Users and Normal Subjects Using a Tracking Model", submitted to the 1998 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Nov. 15-20, 1998, Anaheim, CA. (NIDRR)

Childress, D.S., "Control Strategy for Upper-limb Prostheses", 20th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, October 29 to 1 November , 1998, Hong Kong

Childress, D.S., Wier R. F. ff., & Heckathorne, C.W., "Integration of Below-Elbow Prostheses with the Human Body: Principles and Possibilities", 9th World Congress of International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics,(ISPO) pp. 604-609. Amsterdam, June 28 - July 3, 1998

Childress, D., "Experimental Research and Modeling in Lower Limb Prostheses", Plenary Session Presentation, Conference Book, 9th World Congress of International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics, (ISPO), pp.18-20, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 28 - July 3, 1998.

Childress, D.S., Hansen, A.H., Knox, E. & Miller, L.A., "Mechanical Properties of Artificial Feet; Some Practical Interpretations" Instructional Course on Prosthetic Feet, Organized by Klaas Postema, M.D., Ph.D., at the 9th World Congress of International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics, (ISPO), Amsterdam, June 28 - July 3, 1998

Childress, D.S., "Experimental Research and Modeling in Lower Limb Prostheses" , Plenary Session Speaker, 9th World Congress of the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics,(ISPO) pp. 18-20, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, July 1, 1998.

Childress, D., Hansen, A., Knox, E., and Miller, L., "Mechanical Properties of artificial feet: some practical interpretations." Proceedings of the 9th World Congress of the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics (ISPO), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 28-July 5, 1998.

Childress, D.S., Oslakovic, K.E. and Rolock, J.S., "Future Possibilities of CAD/CAM in Pedorthics, Prosthetics and Orthotics", Proceedings of International Symposium on CAD/CAM Systems in Pedorthics & Orthotics, Eds. Boenick, U., Näder, M., and Seitz, M., Verlag Orthopädie-Technick: Dortmund, 1998

Edwards, M.L., " Overview of Lower Limb Prosthetics," FlexFoot, Inc., Alilso Viejo, CA, January 1998

Fenwick, L.B., "Upper Limb Orthoses Current Practice and Future Trends', published in the proceedings of the IX World Congress of the Int'l Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics, pp. 109-110, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 28-July 3, 1998.

Gard, S.A., "Mechanical Characterization of the Vertical Shock-Absorbing Pylons for Lower-Limb Prostheses", North American Congress on Biomechanics (NACOB), Waterloo, ON, Canada, August 14 - 18, 1998.

Gard, S.A. and Childress, D.S., "Mechanical Characterization of the Vertical Shock-Absorbing Pylons for the Lower-Limb Prostheses". 1st Annual Meeting of the VA Rehabilitation Research and Development Service: Washington, D.C., October 1 - 3, 1998.

Grahn, E., Heckathorne, C., McCall , R, and Childress, D.S., "Designs for Humeral Rotation Mechanisms" Proceedings of the IX World Congress of the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics, (ISPO), pp. 610-611. Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 28 - July 3, 1998

Heckathorne, C.W., "Current Practice and Trends in Upper Limb Prosthetics" Proceedings of the IX World Congress of the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics, (ISPO), pp.106-108, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 29 - July 3, 1998.

Heckathorne, C.W., Grahn, E., McCall, R., and Childress, D.S., "Designs for Humeral Rotation Mechanisms", Proceedings of the IX World Congress of the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics, (ISPO), pp. 601-602. Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 28 - July 3, 1998.

Heckathorne, C. W., Duff, S., Uellendahl, J. E. and Childress, D. S., "The Trans-Humeral Four-Function Forearm Set-up", Proceedings of the IX World Congress of the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics, pp. 601-603, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 28-July 3, 1998.

Heckathorne, C.W., Duff. S., Uellendahl, J. and Childress, D.S., "The trans-humeral four-function forearm set-up". Proceedings of the 9th World Congress of International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics,(ISPO), pp. 601-602. Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 28 - July 3, 1998.

Karolewski, T.P., "Establishing Parameters for Ischial Containment Socket Designs", Proceedings of the IX World Congress of the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics , (ISPO ), pp 828-829. Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 28-July 3, 1998.

Kuiken, T., "Neuromuscular Reorganization to Improve the Control of Myoelectric Prostheses". Proceedings of the 9th World Congress of the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics (ISPO), p. 658. Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 28-July 5, 1998.

Kuiken, T., "An Economic Cosmetic Covering for Preparatory Prostheses", ". Proceedings of the 9th World Congress of the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics (ISPO), p. 736. Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 28-July 5, 1998.

Miller, L.A., Sánchez-Urrutia,V., and Childress, D.S., "Assumptions in Calculations and Interpretation of Inverse Dynamics", Proceedings of the 9th World Congress of the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics (ISPO), pp.547-549. Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 28 - July 5, 1998.

Oslakovic, K.E., and Childress, D.S., "Finite Element Analysis and Prosthetic Socket Design", Proceedings of International Symposium on CAD/CAM Systems in Pedorthics & Orthotics, Eds. Boenick, U., Näder, M, and Seitz, M., Verlag Orthopädie-Technick: Dortmund, 1998

Rolock, J.S., " Prosthetics CAD/CAM: Review and Future View". Keynote address to the CAD/CAM Society Proceedings of the 24th Annual meeting of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists, Miami, April 1998.

Rolock, J.S., " A Computer-Aided Manufacturing Technique for Prosthetics and Orthotics". Canadian Chapter of the International Society of Prosthetics and Orthotics in (ISPO) conjunction with the Canadian Association of Prosthetists and Orthotists, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, June 1998

Weir, R. F. ff, and Childress, D.S., "A Portable, Real-Time, Ultrasound Ranging Device for the Clinical Evaluation of Gait". Proceedings of the 9th World Congress of the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics (ISPO), pp. 385-387. Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 28 - July 3, 1998, ,

Weir, R. F. ff., "A Century of the Sauerbruch-Lebsche-Vanghetti Muscle Cineplasty: The U. S. Experience". Proceedings of the 9th World Congress of the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics (ISPO), pp. 198-199. Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 28-July 3, 1998.

Weir, R.F. ff., Childress, D.S., and Heckathorne, C.W., "Towards Achieving the Goal of Meaningful Coordinated, Subconscious, Multi-Functional, Control of Prostheses". Proceedings of the VA Rehabilitation Research & Development Service 1st Annual Meeting, "Enabling Veterans: Meeting the Challenge of Rehabilitation in the Next Millennium" Westin City Center Hotel, Washington, D.C., October 1 -3, 1998, p. 192.

Weir R. F. ff., "Design Issues for the Development of an Externally-Powered Partial-Hand Prosthesis" Proceedings of the 1998 ASME Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Anaheim, California, BED-Vol. 39, Advances in Bioengineering , pp. 313 -314, November 15 - 20, 1998

Weir, R. F. ff ., "3-Dimensional, Single Marker, Gait Analysis System". Proceedings of the 1998 ASME Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Anaheim, California, BED-Vol. 39, Advances in Bioengineering , pp. 403-404, November 15 - 20, 1998.