Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Northwestern University Prosthetics-Orthotics Center

Papers and Presentations of 2017

Book

Fisk John, Lonstein John, Malas Bryan. The Atlas of Spinal Orthotics. Exceed Research Network. Open source e-textbook download at http://www.exceed-worldwide.org/atlas-of-spinal-orthotics, September 2017.

Chapters

Duncan JC (2017) "Prosthetics, ABCs" published in the Disability HandbookJD Andrew and MJ Andrew, eds. Aspen Professional Services, Linn Creek, MO. 

Peer Reviewed Papers

Abernethy L, Duncan JC, Childers WL (2017) A Content Analysis on the Media Portrayal of Characters with Limb Loss. Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics, 29(4):170-176). (doi: 10.1097/JPO.0000000000000143)

Caldwell R, Fatone S (2017) Technique for perforating a prosthetic liner to expel sweat. Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics, 29(3):145–147.

Dillon MP, Major MJ, Kaluf B, Balasanov Y, Fatone S (2017) Predict the Medicare Functional Classification Level (K-level) Using the Amputee Mobility Predictor in people with Unilateral Transfemoral and Transtibial Amputation: A Pilot Study. Prosthet Orthot Int 2017 May (DOI: 10.1177/0309364617706748. [Epub ahead of print]).

Dillon M, Fatone S, Quigley M (accepted Oct 2017) An introduction to translational research for orthotists and prosthetists. Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics.

Dillon M, Fatone S, Quigley M (accepted Oct 2017) Uncertainty with long-term predictions of lower limb amputation prevalence and what this means for prosthetic and orthotic research. Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics.

Dillon MP, Quigley M, Fatone S (2017) A systematic review describing incidence rate and prevalence of dysvascular partial foot amputation; how both have changed over time and compare to transtibial amputation. Journal of Systematic Reviews, published November 21. 

Dillon M, Quigley M, Fatone S (2017) While Mortality Rates Differ after Dysvascular Partial Foot and Transtibial Amputation, Should They Influence the Choice of Amputation Level? Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 98:1900-2.

Dillon M, Quigley M, Fatone S (2017) Outcomes of dysvascular partial foot amputation and how these compare to transtibial amputation: a systematic review for the development of shared decision-making resources. Systematic Reviews, 6:54 DOI 10.1186/s13643-017-0433-7 http://systematicreviewsjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13643-017-0433-7

Fatone S, Caldwell R (2017) Northwestern University Flexible Subischial Vacuum Socket for Persons with Transfemoral Amputation: Part 1 Description of Technique. Prosthetics and Orthotics International, June; 41(3):237-245.  [doi: 10.1177/0309364616685229].

Fatone S, Caldwell R (2017) Northwestern University Flexible Subischial Vacuum Socket for Persons with Transfemoral Amputation: Part 2 Description and Preliminary Evaluation. Prosthetics and Orthotics International, June; 41(3):246-250. [doi: 10.1177/0309364616685230]. 

Fatone S, Johnson WB, Tran L, Tucker K, Mowrer C, Caldwell R (2017) Quantification of Rectifications for the Northwestern University Flexible Sub-Ischial Vacuum (NU-FlexSIV) Socket. Prosthetics Orthotics International, June; 41(3):251-257. [doi: 10.1177/0309364616684165].

Major M, Fey N (2017) Considering passive mechanical properties and patient user motor performance in lower limb prosthesis design optimization to enhance rehabilitation outcomes, Physical Therapy Reviews, DOI: 10.1080/10833196.2017.1346033 To link to this article: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10833196.2017.1346033

Nepomuceno A, Major M, Stine R, Gard SA (2017) Effect of foot and ankle immobilization on able-bodied gait as a model to increase understanding about bilateral transtibial amputee gait. Prosthetics and Orthotics International. Mar 1:309364617698521. DOI: 10.1177/0309364617698521. [Epub ahead of print].

Major M, Scham J, Orendurff M. The Effects of Common Footwear on Stance-Phase Mechanical Properties of the Prosthetic Foot-Shoe System. Prosthet Orthot Int 2017 May (DOI: 10.1177/0309364617706749. [Epub ahead of print]).

Owen E, Fatone S, Hansen A. 2017 Effect of Walking in Footwear with Varying Heel Sole Differentials on Shank and Foot Segment Kinematics, Prosthetics and Orthotics International, 10-8. (http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/0309364617728119)

Reinkensmeyer D, Blackstone S, Bodine C, Brabyn J, Brienza D, Caves K, DeRuyter F, Durfee E, Fatone S, Fernie G, Gard S, Karg P, Kuiken TA, Harris GF, Jones M, Li Y, Maisel; McCue M, Meade MA, Mitchell H, Mitzner TL, Patton JL, Requejo P, Rimmer JH, Rogers WA, Rymer WZ, Sanford JA, Schneider L, Sliker L, Sprigle S, Steinfeld A, Steinfeld E, Vanderheiden G, Winstein C, Zhang LQ, Corfman T (2017) How a diverse research ecosystem has generated rehabilitation technologies: Review of NIDILRR's Rehabilitation Engineering Research Centers. Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 14:109. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12984-017-0321-3

Sherwood A, Brinkmann J, Fatone S (2017) Review of Benefits to Practitioners of Using Good Patient-Practitioner Communication. Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics [doi: 10.1097/JPO.0000000000000165; Epub ahead of print].

Thies S, Kenney LP, Sobuha M, Galpin A, Kyberd P, Stine R, Major M (2017) Skill assessment in upper limb myoelectric prosthesis users: Validation of a clinically feasible method for characterising upper limb temporal and amplitude variability during the performance of functional tasks. Med Eng Phys. Jul 3. pii: S1350-4533(17)30123-6. doi: 10.1016/j.medengphy.2017.03.010. [Epub ahead of print]

Presentations

Brinkmann J (2017) Adherence among Users of Orthopedic Footwear and Lower-Limb Orthoses. The 43rd Academy Annual Meeting & Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists (AAOP), March 1-4, Chicago, IL. 

Dillon M, Fatone S (2017) The experience of sequential partial foot and transtibial amputation: implications for shared decision making about amputation surgery. American Orthotic and Prosthetic Association World Congress, September 6-9, Las Vegas, NV.

Dillon M, Fatone S, Hoffman T (2017) Symposium: Outcomes of partial foot amputation can inform difficult decisions about amputation surgery using a shared decision-making approach. World Congress of the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics, May 8-11, Cape Town, South Africa.

Dillon M, Fatone S (2017) Outcomes of Dysvascular Partial Foot Amputation. The 43rd Academy Annual Meeting & Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists (AAOP), March 1-4, Chicago, IL. 

Dillon M, Major M, Kaluf B, Fatone S, Balasanov Y (2017) How well can we predict K-level using the amputee mobility predictor? The 43rd Academy Annual Meeting & Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists, March 1-4, Chicago, IL.

Duncan JC, Turner K, Grunewald T (2017) Gaining a Therapist’s Perspective to Address Limb Deficiency. The 43rd Academy Annual Meeting & Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists (AAOP), March 1-4, Chicago, IL. 

Duncan JC (2017) The Effect of Having Comorbidity and Amputation on Finding Employment. (poster) The 13th Annual Lewis Landsberg Research Day, April 6, Chicago, IL.

Falbo K and Brinkmann J. Characteristics of Delphi Processes in Orthotics and Prosthetics Research, American Orthotic and Prosthetic Association National Assembly, September 6-9, 2017, Las Vegas, NV.

Fatone S, Caldwell R (2017) Flexible Sub-Ischial Vacuum Socket Course. American Orthotic and Prosthetic Association World Congress, Pre-Conference Education Program, September 5, Las Vegas, NV.

Fatone S, Caldwell R, Stine R, Tran L, Angelico J. (2017) Evaluation of the NU-FlexSIV Socket for Persons with Transfemoral Amputation: Interim Results. Midwest Chapter of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists, November 11, Chicago, IL.

Fatone S, Huang Y, Rogers J, Coleman T (2017) Interface Monitoring System to Promote Residual Limb Health. Ignite Talk and poster at the 2017 NSF Smart and Connected Health (SCH) Principal Investigators Meeting, March 20-22, Boston, MA.

Fatone S, Tran L, Tucker K, Johnson WB, Mowrer C, Caldwell R (2017) Quantification of Rectifications for the Northwestern University Flexible Sub-Ischial Vacuum (NU-FlexSIV) Socket. The 43rd Academy Annual Meeting & Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists (AAOP), March 1-4, Chicago, IL. 

Fatone S, Caldwell R (2017) The NU-FlexSIV Socket Course. Presented twice as a Special Event at the 43rd Academy Annual Meeting & Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists (AAOP), March 1-4, Chicago, IL. 

Gard S and Stine R (2017) The Jesse Brown VA Medical Center – Motion Analysis Research Laboratory: A tool for Studying Human Movement and Evaluating Prosthetic and Orthotic Performance (poster) The 13th Annual Lewis Landsberg Research Day, April 6, Chicago, IL.

Kaluf B, Dillon M, Major M, Fatone S, Balasanov Y (2017) Can the AMP Test and patient demographics predict K-level in people with lower limb amputation? American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, 94th Annual Conference, Progress in Rehabilitation Research (PIRR). October 23-28, Atlanta, Georgia.

Major MJ (2017) Falls in Persons with Upper-Limb Loss. The 43rd Academy Annual Meeting & Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists (AAOP), March 1-4, Chicago, IL. 

Major MJ, Caldwell R, Hansen A, Fatone S (2017) Hybrid Vacuum Pump for Vacuum-Assisted Suspension in Transfemoral Prostheses. The 43rd Academy Annual Meeting & Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists (AAOP), March 1-4, Chicago, IL. 

Major MJ, McConn S, Stine R, Gard SA (2017) Pilot Study on the Effects of Upper Limb Loss and Prosthesis Use on Locomotor Stability. (poster) The 43rd Academy Annual Meeting & Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists (AAOP), March 1-4, Chicago, IL. 

Quinlan J, Tran L, Yohay J, Poziembo B, Fatone S (2017) The effect of prosthetic socket texturing on socket suspension using mechanical loading. Midwest Chapter of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists, November 11, Chicago, IL.

Robinson C (2017) Approved Clinical Mentor Course. The 43rd Academy Annual Meeting & Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists (AAOP), March 1-4, Chicago, IL. 

Robinson C, et al. (2017) The Future of Big Data for O&P Clinical Practice. The 43rd Academy Annual Meeting & Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists (AAOP), March 1-4, Chicago, IL. 

Robinson C (2017) Hacking Your Academy Membership. The 43rd Academy Annual Meeting & Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists (AAOP), March 1-4, Chicago, IL. 

Robinson C, Carroll K (2017) O&P High School Awareness Program. The 43rd Academy Annual Meeting & Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists (AAOP), March 1-4, Chicago, IL. 

Seale J, Fatone S (2017) Orthotic Management of Stroke. American Orthotic and Prosthetic Association World Congress, September 6-9, Las Vegas, NV.

Stine R, Fatone S (2017) Improving Patient Care with Smart Data. The 43rd Academy Annual Meeting & Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists (AAOP), March 1-4, Chicago, IL.

Thies S, Kenney LPJ, Sobuha M, Galpin A, Kyberd P, Stine R, Major MJ. Skill Assessment in Upper Limb Myoelectric Prosthesis Users: Validation of a Clinically Feasible Method for Characterizing Upper Limb Temporal and Amplitude Variability during the Performance of Functional Tasks, Medical Engineering & Physics, 2017. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.medengphy.2017.03.010

Tran L, Caldwell R, Yohay J, Chung HU, Jung I, Rogers J, Fatone S (2017) Description and demonstration of a prototype residual limb monitoring system. Midwest Chapter of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists, November 11, Chicago, IL.

Tran L, Han S, Caldwell R, Rogers J, Coleman T, Fatone S (2017) Ability of Epidermal Sensors to Measure Lower-Limb Temperature during Activity with a Prosthesis Simulator. The 43rd Academy Annual Meeting & Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists (AAOP), March 1-4, Chicago, IL. 

Wu Y, Robinson C, Casanova H, Michael J, Gard S (2017) Knowledge Translation of Dilatancy Socket Fabrication. (poster) The 43rd Academy Annual Meeting & Scientific Symposium of the American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists (AAOP), March 1-4, Chicago, IL.