Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Northwestern University Prosthetics-Orthotics Center

Papers and Presentations of 2012

Papers

Boutwell, E., R. Stine, A. Hansen, K. Tucker, S. Gard. (2012). "Effect of prosthetic gel liner thickness on gait biomechanics and pressure distribution within the transtibial socket." Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development 49(2): 227-240.

Dillon M, Fatone S (2012) Letter to the Editor. Prosthetics and Orthotics International. doi:10.1177/0309364612448808.

Meier, M., A. Hansen, S. Gard, A.K. McFadyen.(2012). "Obstacle course: Users' maneuverability and movement efficiency when using Otto Bock C-Leg, Otto Bock 3R50, and CaTech SNS prosthetic knee joints." Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development 49(4): 583-596.

Nickel, E., A. Hansen, S. Gard. (2012). "Prosthetic ankle-foot system that adapts to sloped surfaces." Journal of Medical Devices - Transactions of the ASME 6: 011006-011001-011006-011006.

Robinson, C. and S. Fatone (2012). "You've heard about outcome measures, so how do you use them? Integrating clinically relevant outcome measures in orthotic management of stroke." Prosthetics and Orthotics International.

Presentations

Fatone, S. (2012). Learn Practical Outcome Measurements for Your Post CVA Patient (Invited Speaker). 38th American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium, Atlanta GA, March 21-24.

Fatone, S. (2012). Sub-ischial Prosthetic Socket with Vacuum-Assisted Suspension for Persons with Transfemoral Amputation. Design of Medical Devices Conference. Minneapolis MN, April 10-12.

Fatone, S. (2012). Instrumented Gait Analysis Overview (Invited Speaker). 3rd Annual Convention in Prosthetics and Orthotics, Manila, Philippines, July 6-8.

Fatone, S. (2012). 2D Video Based Assessment of Gait (Invited Speaker). 3rd Annual Convention in Prosthetics and Orthotics, Manila, Philippines, July 6-8.

Fatone, S. (2012). Outcome Measures in Orthotics (Invited Speaker). 3rd Annual Convention in Prosthetics and Orthotics, Manila, Philippines, July 6-8.

Fatone, S. (2012). The Ankle Foot Orthosis-Footwear Combination Approach (Invited Speaker). 3rd Annual Convention in Prosthetics and Orthotics, Manila, Philippines, July 6-8.

Fatone, S. (2012). Evidence for the Orthotic Management of Stroke (Invited Speaker). 3rd Annual Convention in Prosthetics and Orthotics, Manila, Philippines, July 6-8.

Fatone, S. (2012). Pediatric Orthotics (Invited Speaker). Philippine Children's Medical Center, Monday Doctors Conference, Quezon City, Philippines, July 9.

Gotipatti, P., S. Fatone and A. Ganju (2012). Effect of Fusion Surgery on Static and Dynamic Sagittal Spinal Alignment. 47th Scoliosis Research Society, Chicago IL, September 5-8.

Heinemann, A., L. Ehrlich-Jones, L. Connelly, S. Fatone. (2012). Enhancing Quality of Prosthetic and Orthotic Services with Process and Outcome Information. 38th American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium, Atlanta GA, March 21-24.

Koehler, S., R. Lipschutz, R.L. Stine, S.A. Gard. (2012). The effect of transfemoral prosthesis alignment perturbations on gait. 38th American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium, Atlanta GA, March 21-24.

Komolafe, O., R. Caldwell, C. Sun, W. Chen, A. Hansen, S. Fatone. (2012). Stress Analysis of Different Rigid Frame Designs of within a Flexible Transfemoral Prosthetic Socket. 38th American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium, Atlanta GA, March 21-24.

Komolafe, O., R. Caldwell, C. Sun, W. Chen, A. Hansen and S. Fatone (2012). Stress Analysis of Different Rigid Frame Designs of within a Flexible Transfemoral Prosthetic Socket. 38th American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium, Atlanta GA, March 21-24.

Major, M., L. Liss, T. Murray, N. Mangla, S. Fatone, E.J. Roth.(2012). A pilot study: feasibility of using the Berg Balance scale in lower limb prosthesis users. . 38th American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium, Atlanta GA, March 21-24.

Owen, E., D. Gaebler-Spira, D. McGovern and S. Fatone (2012). The Importance of Being Earnest about Shank and Thigh Kinematics when Designing, Aligning and Tuning Ankle-Foot Orthosis Footwear Combinations. Instructional Course American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine, Toronto, Canada, September 12-15.

Rodriguez, A., R. Stine, S. Fatone. (2012). Spinal motion during walking in persons with unilateral transfemoral amputation with and without low back pain. 38th American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium, Atlanta GA, March 21-24.

Waldera, K., C. Heckathorne, M. Parker, S. Fatone. (2012). Assessing the Needs of Farmers with Amputation. 38th American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium, Atlanta GA, March 21-24.

Wood, S., R. Caldwell, W. Chen, C. Sun, A. Hansen, O. Komlafe, S. Fatone. (2012). Characterization of Mechanical and Electrical Vacuum Pumps for Use in Vacuum Assisted Suspension. 38th American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium, Atlanta GA, March 21-24.

Wood, S., R. Caldwell, W. Chen, C. Sun, A. Hansen, S. Fatone. (2012). Socket/Liner Interface Volume and Vacuum Pressure Decay in Persons with Transfemoral Amputations. 38th American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium, Atlanta GA, March 21-24.

Zissimopoulos, A., S. Gard, R. Stine, S. Fatone. (2012). Effects of an ankle-foot orthosis on foot placement post-stroke: balance implications. 38th American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium, Atlanta GA, March 21-24.