Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Northwestern University Prosthetics-Orthotics Center

Papers and Presentations of 2008

Papers

Burger, H, Franchignoni, F, Heinemann, AW, Kotnik, S, Giordano, A. (2008). Validation of the orthotics and prosthetics user survey upper extremity functional status module in people with unilateral upper limb amputation. J. Rehabilation Medicine, 40(5):393-9.

Del Bianco, J and Fatone, S (2008). "Comparison of Silicone and Posterior Leaf Spring Ankle-Foot Orthoses in a Subject with Charcot-Marie-Tooth." Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics, 20(4):155-162.

Dillon, M., Hansen, A. and Fatone, S. (2008). Influence of marker models on ankle kinematics in persons with partial foot amputation: an investigation using a mechanical model. Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development, 45(4).

Fatone, S., Gard, S. and Malas, B. (in press). Effect of Ankle Foot Orthosis Alignment and Foot-Plate Length on Knee Kinematics and Kinetics in People with Hemiplegia. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Hansen, A.H. (2008). "Effects of Alignment on the Roll-over Shapes of Prosthetic Feet." Prosthetics and Orthotics International, Vol. 32, No. 4, pp. 390-402, 2008.

McNealy, LL, Gard, SA. (2008). Effect of prosthetic ankle units on the gait of persons with bilateral trans-femoral amputations. Prosthetics Orthotics Int. 32(1):111-26.

Miff, SC, Hansen, AH, Childress, DS, Gard, SA, Meier, MR. (2008). Roll-over shapes of the able-bodied knee-ankle-foot system during gait initiation, steady-state walking, and gait termination. Gait Posture. 27(2):316-22.

Saha, D, Gard, S, Fatone, S. (2008). The effect of trunk flexion on able-bodied gait. Gait Posture. May;27(4):653-660. Epub 2007 Oct 24.

Su, P., Gard, S.A., Lipschutz, R.D., and Kuiken, T.A. (2008). "Differences in Gait Characteristics Between Persons with Bilateral Transtibial Amputations, Due to Peripheral Vascular Disease and Trauma, and Able-bodied Ambulators." Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 89(7), 1386-1394, 2008.

Presentations

Del Bianco, J. and Fatone, S. (2008). A Functional Comparison Between Silicone Ankle-Foot Orthoses (SAFOs) and Posterior Leaf Spring Ankle-Foot Orthoses (PLS-AFOs) Using Gait Analysis in a Subject with Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disorder. Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists, February 27 - March 1, Orlando, FL.

Dillon, M, Hansen, A and Fatone, S (2008). "Influence of Marker Models on Measured Dorsiflexion in Partial Foot Amputee Gait." 31st Annual Scientific Meeting of the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics, Australian National Member Society, Glenelg, Australia, November 20-22, 2008.

Fatone, S. (2008). A Review of Functional Analyses of Van Nes Rotationplasty in the Treatment of PFFD and Osteosarcoma. Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists, February 27 - March 1, Orlando, FL.

Fatone, S. (2008). Application of marker-based motion analysis systems to prosthetics and orthotics. Invited Speaker in: "Discovering Prosthetics and Orthotics through Instrumented Gait Assessment (AAOP Gait Society presentation)." Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists, February 27 - March 1, Orlando, FL.

Fatone, S. (2008). Biomechanics of Ambulation after Partial Foot Amputation: A Systematic Literature Review. Invited Speaker in "Evidence Reports: Findings from the SSC on Biomechanics of Ambulation after Partial Foot Amputation (Instructional Course)." Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists, February 27 - March 1, Orlando, FL.

Fatone, S. and Hansen, A. (2008). A Review of Principles and Clinical Implications of Roll-over Shape. Invited Speaker, Current Clinical Concepts in Orthotic & Prosthetic Rehabilitation, sponsored by the VHA O&P Education Committee as an extension of the O&P Strategic Planning, VA Prosthetic and Clinical Logistics (Central Office), February 6-8, Long Beach, CA.

Fatone, S. (2008). Functional Evaluation of Ankle Foot Orthoses in Adults with Post-Stroke Hemiplegia. Invited Speaker, Current Clinical Concepts in Orthotic & Prosthetic Rehabilitation, sponsored by the VHA O&P Education Committee as an extension of the O&P Strategic Planning, VA Prosthetic and Clinical Logistics (Central Office), February 6-8, Long Beach, CA.

Gard, S.A. (2008). Does Quantitative Gait Analysis Provide Useful Information for Prosthetics Research and Development? Invited presentation, the 17th Annual Meeting of the European Society of Movement Analysis for Adults and Children (ESMAC), held in Antalya, Turkey, September 8-13, 2008.

Hansen, A., Dillon, M. and Fatone, S. (2008). Source of Increased Dorsiflexion During Gait of Persons with Partial Foot Amputations when Shod or in 'Below-Ankle' Devices. Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists, February 27 - March 1, Orlando, FL.

Hansen AH, Gard SA, Childress DS, Ruhe B, and Williams R (2008). "Conceptual Design of an Ankle-Foot Prosthesis that Automatically Adapts to Ramped Walking Surfaces on the First Step." Presented at the Midwest Chapter Meeting of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists, Joliet, Illinois, June 27-28. 2008.

Hansen, A, Gard, S, Childress, D, Ruhe, B and Williams, R (2008). "Conceptual Design of an Ankle-Foot Prosthesis that Automatically Adapts to Ramped Walking Surfaces on the First Step." Midwest Chapter Meeting of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists, Joliet, IL, June 27-28, 2008.

Jackson, L.M., and Stine, R.L. (2008). "A Comparison of Balance Parameters between an AMTI Forceplate and a Pliance Mat." Workshop presentation at the 11th Emed Scientific Meeting (ESM), held in Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom, July 28-31, 2008.

Johnson, W. B. (2008). "Dynamic Analysis of RGO Users." Presented at the Midwest Chapter Meeting of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists, Joliet, Illinois, June 27-28. 2008.

Klodd, E, Hansen, A and Edwards, M (2008). "Effects of Prosthetic Foot Roll-over Shape Radius on Gait of Lower Limb Prosthesis Users." Annual Meeting of the Biomedical Engineering Society, Saint Louis, MO, October 1-4, 2008.

O'Hare, L, Meier, M, Hansen, A and Tucker, K (2008). "Finite element analysis of the Shape&Roll prosthetic foot." UK-ISPO Annual Scientific Meeting, Chester, UK, October 31-November 1, 2008.

Sessoms, P., Fatone, S. and Hansen, A. (2008). Case Study: Gait Analyses of Persons with Partial Foot Amputation Walking Barefoot and With Dorsiflexion Stop Ankle Foot Orthoses. Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists, February 27 - March 1, Orlando, FL.

Stine, R., Hansen A.H. , Tucker, K., Boutwell, E., and Gard, S. (2008). "A Preliminary Study of the Effects of Gel Liner Thickness on In-Socket Residual Limb Pressures in Trans-tibial Prosthesis Users." Poster presented at the 11th Emed Scientific Meeting (ESM), held in Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom, July 28-31, 2008.

Uellendahl, J.E. and Heckathorne, C.W. (2008). "Nineteen Year Follow-up of a Bilateral Shoulder Disarticulation (BSD) Amputee." Presented at the MEC '08 MyoElectric Controls/Powered Prosthetics Symposium, held at the University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, Canada, August 13-15, 2008. Proceedings of MEC '08 MyoElectric Controls/Powered Prosthetics Symposium, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, pp. 115-118.

Other Publications

Fatone, S and Campbell, J (2008). "Evidence Note No. 1: The Use of Ankle Foot Orthoses in the Management of Stroke." American Orthotic and Prosthetic Association, Alexandria, VA.

Fatone, S. (2008). Ch. 31. Orthotic Management in Stroke. In: Stein, J., Harvey, R.L., Macko, R.F., Winstein, C.J. and Zorowitz, R.D. (eds.) Stroke Recovery and Rehabilitation. Demos Publishing. p. 515-530.