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Development of inexpensive motion analysis system - preliminary findings

Chong, Y. Z. and Yunus, Jasmy and Fong, K.M. and Khoo, Y. J. and Low, J. H. (2011) Development of inexpensive motion analysis system - preliminary findings. In: 5th Kuala Lumpur International Conference on Biomedical Engineering 2011: (BIOMED 2011) 20-23 June 2011, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. IFMBE Proceedings . Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Germany, pp. 139-142. ISBN 978-364221728-9

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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-21729-6_37

Abstract

A Real-Time, Inexpensive Gait Analysis System that cost less than RM3,000 (˜USD982) is proposed in this paper. The proposed system consists of subsystems such as wireless wearable accelerometer system, Custom-made force platform, data acquisition system with real-time computer data logging capability. Kinematics and kinetics parameters of human locomotion were collected and analysed by the system. The results collected were compared against published normative human gait data. Data collection was performed on 20 healthy test subjects without any reported gait-deficiency.

Item Type:Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords:biomedical instrumentation, gait analysis system, inexpensive, wearable system
Subjects:Q Science > QC Physics
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ID Code:28915
Deposited By: Liza Porijo
Deposited On:04 Dec 2012 03:33
Last Modified:04 Dec 2012 03:33

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