publication . Article . 2011

Myoelectric forearm prostheses: State of the art from a user-centered perspective

Bart Peerdeman; Daphne Boere; Heidi J.B. Witteveen; Rianne Huis in 't Veld; Hermie Hermens; Stefano Stramigioli; Hans S. Rietman; Peter H. Veltink; Sarthak Misra;
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  • Published: 01 Aug 2011
  • Publisher: Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development
  • Country: Netherlands
Abstract
User acceptance of myoelectric forearm prostheses is currently low. Awkward control, lack of feedback, and difficult training are cited as primary reasons. Recently, researchers have focused on exploiting the new possibilities offered by advancements in prosthetic technology. Alternatively, researchers could focus on prosthesis acceptance by developing functional requirements based on activities users are likely to perform. In this article, we describe the process of determining such requirements and then the application of these requirements to evaluating the state of the art in myoelectric forearm prosthesis research. As part of a needs assessment, a workshop ...
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free text keywords: METIS-279195, Myoelectric hand prostheses, IR-78221, EWI-20642, Perception, media_common.quotation_subject, media_common, End user, Spatial acuity, Forearm, medicine.anatomical_structure, medicine, Prosthesis, medicine.medical_treatment, Functional requirement, Computer science, Human–computer interaction, Needs assessment
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