Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Northwestern University Prosthetics-Orthotics Center

Papers and Presentations of 2015

Papers

Boutwell E, Stine R, Gard S. (2015) A Novel in vivo Impact Device for Evaluation of Sudden Limb Loading Response. Medical Engineering & Physics, 37:151-155.doi:10.1016/j.medengphy.2014.10.008. The online version of this paper is available here: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1350453314002781.

Choi H, Bjornson K, Fatone S, Steele K. (2015) Using musculoskeletal modeling to evaluate the impact of ankle foot orthosis footwear combination on musculotendon dynamics. Disability and Rehabilitation Assistive Technology, Early Online: 1–6, DOI: 10.3109/17483107.2015.1005030.

Fatone S, Stine R. (2015) Capturing Quality Clinical Videos for Two-Dimensional Motion Analysis. Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics, (1)27-32. 

Fatone S, Stine R, Gottipati P, Dillon M. (In press) Pelvic and Spinal Motion during Walking in Persons with Transfemoral Amputation with and without Low Back Pain. American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Fatone S and Malas B (2015) Orthotic management in stroke. In: Stein J, Harvey RL, Macko RF, Winstein CJ, Zorowitz RD (eds.) Stroke Recovery and Rehabilitation. 2nd edition. Demos Medical Publishing; New York, NY.

Garrick RJ, Hansen AH, Roth EJ, Michael JW, Childress M. Dudley S. Childress: Engineering Solutions for Human EnablementJournal of Rehabilitation Research & Development, 2015 52(1) vii-x. 

Major M, Caldwell R, Fatone S. (2015) Comparative effectiveness of electric vacuum pumps for creating suspension in transfemoral sockets. Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics, 27(4):149-153. 

Major M, Caldwell R, Fatone S. (2015) Evaluation of a Hybrid Vacuum Pump to Provide Vacuum-Assisted Suspension for Above-Knee Prostheses. Journal of Medical Devices, 2015;9(4):044504-044504-4. doi:10.1115/1.4030507.

Major MJ, Johnson WB, Gard SA. Interrater reliability of mechanical tests for functional classification of transtibial prosthesis components distal to the socket Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development, 2015 52(4)467-476. 

Major MJ, Raghavan P, Gard SA. Assessing a low-cost accelerometer-based technique to estimate spatial gait parameters of lower-limb prosthesis users. Prosthetics and Orthotics International, 2015 (In press).

Ramstrand N, Fatone S, Dillon M, Hafner B (2015) Applications of best available evidence in O&P: What can we learn from systematic reviews? American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Webinar Series. Archived online at http://www.oandp.org/olc/course.asp?course_id=F5C11B02-A8DA-492A-AE48-B122705B21F8

Robinson C, Fatone S, Stryker B. (2015) Lower extremity orthotics. In: Coppard BM and Lohman H (eds) Introduction to Orthotics: A Clinical Reasoning and Problem-Solving Approach. 4th edition. Mosby.

Robinson C, Major MJ, Kuffel C, Hines K, Cole P. Orthotic management of the neuropathic foot: An interdisciplinary care perspective. Prosthetics and Orthotics International, 2015 Feb;39(1):73-81. doi: 10.1177/0309364614545422. 

Patents

Caldwell R, Hansen A, Wood S, Chen W, Radcliffe R, Yngve K, Kuhar B, Nelson AJ, Nickel E. Vacuum Pump Systems for Prosthetic Limbs and Methods of Using the Same. United States Patent 9,066,822. Issued on June 30, 2015.

Presentations

Choi H, Steele K, Bjornson K, Fatone S (2015) Changes in Gastrocnemius Length with AFO-FC Tuning. 41st American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting & Scientific Symposium, February 18-21, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Esposito ER, Fatone S, Wilken J, Caldwell R, Fergason J (2015) Sub-Ischial Prosthetic Sockets Improve Hip Range of Motion and Performance for Individuals with Transfemoral Amputations. 41st American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting & Scientific Symposium, February 18-21, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Fatone S (2015) 50 years of Prosthetics and Orthotics Education and Research in the US. Mercy College of Health Sciences 10th Annual Research Symposium Prosthetics and Orthotics, Past, Present, and Emerging Future, April 13, Des Moines, Iowa.

Fatone S, Caldwell R (2015) An Introduction to Sub Ischial Sockets with Vacuum Assisted Suspension. Midwest Chapter, American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting and Scientific Session, May 27-29, Rosemont, IL.

Fatone S, Dillon M (2015) Invited presentation, Improving the gait of partial foot amputees: emerging evidence in support of above-ankle interventions. 41st American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting & Scientific Symposium, February 18-21, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Fatone S, McGovern D, Clancy T, Conaway P, Gaebler-Spira D (2015) Effect of two orthotic approaches on activity level, balance & satisfaction in children with cerebral palsy. 41st American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting & Scientific Symposium, February 18-21, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Fatone S, McGovern D, Clancy T, Conaway P, Gaebler-Spira D (2015) Effect of two orthotic approaches on activity level, balance & satisfaction in children with cerebral palsy ISPO World Congress 2015, June 22-25, Lyon, France (poster).

Orendurff MS, Stine SF, Fatone S, Major M, Corson K, Kobayashi T, Bjornson K (2015) Test—re-test reliability of kinematic gait data when learning a new marker placement model at a new location. Gait and Clinical Movement Analysis Society, March 18-21, Portland, Oregon.

Tran L, Fatone S, Caldwell R (2015) Stakeholder Input on Development of a Residual Limb Health Monitoring System. Midwest Chapter, American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting and Scientific Session, May 27-29, Rosemont, IL.

Wu Y, Sletto L, Robinson C, Casanova H, Michael J, Gard S. Innovative Dilatancy Prosthetic-Orthotic Technologies for Low-Income Countries. (poster). The 11th Annual Lewis Landsberg Research Day, April 3, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL.