Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Northwestern University Prosthetics-Orthotics Center

Papers and Presentations of 2017

Chapters

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

Papers

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, Quigley M, Fatone S (2017) Helping inform difficult decisions about partial foot amputation using a shared decision making approach. Amplified, Limbs4Life Magazine, Australia, Edition 1, p. 21-23.

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)

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, 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.

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. 

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, 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.