Stiffness and hysteresis properties of some prosthetic feet

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van Jaarsveld, H.W.L.; Grootenboer, H.J.; de Vries, J.; Koopman, Hubertus F.J.M.;
(1990)
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    mesheuropmc: equipment and supplies | body regions | technology, industry, and agriculture | musculoskeletal diseases

A prosthetic foot is an important element of a prosthesis, although it is not always fully recognized that the properties of the foot, along with the prosthetic knee joint and the socket, are in part responsible for the stability and metabolic energy cost during walking... View more
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