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    • A NEW ELECTRIC SYSTEM WITH SIMULTANEOUS ELBOW & HAND CONTROL 

      Sears, Harold; Iversen, Edwin; Hays, Kevin; Madsen, Ron (2005)
      The evolution of electric prosthetic systems has resulted in the widespread transition to digital controllers, i.e., microprocessors. In fact, it may be true that every available electronic controller in the field of prosthetics ...
    • EVALUATION STUDIES OF NEW ELECTRIC TERMINAL DEVICES 

      Sears, Harold H.; Iversen, Edwin; Archer, Shawn; Linder, James; MacDonald, Joanna R. (2005)
      Two new electric terminal devices (TDs) have been developed for use with myoelectric prostheses of the upper limb, at all levels. They each feature a quick disconnect wrist connection, so they may be interchanged with each ...
    • Evolution of the Utah Arm to Improve User Function 

      Sears, Harold H.; Iversen, Edwin; Archer, Shawn; Jacobs, Tony (2008)
      An ambitious re-development of the Utah Arm was guided by direct clinical feedback, producing a list of features to improve the full-electric prostheses. The goals of the development focused on the following: • Smoother ...
    • Utah Arm 2: New Technologies Applied To Electric Elbow And Hand Systems 

      Sears, Harold H.; Iversen, Edwin; Dyck, Arthur D.; Hays, Kevin; Rivera, Caesar (1997)
    • Wrist Innovations To Improve Function of Electric Terminal Devices 

      Sears, Harold H.; Iversen, Edwin; Archer, Shawn; Jacobs, Tony (2008)
      A major challenge in the development of terminal device (TD) and UE prosthetic devices is to add to the functional benefits to the wearer, without greatly increasing the weight, or complexity, or the cost of the ...