Show simple item record Bouwsema, Hanneke en_US Kyberd, Peter J. en_US Hill, Wendy en_US van der Sluis, Corry K. en_US Bongers, Raoul M. en_US 2011-09-21T13:54:33Z 2011-09-21T13:54:33Z 2011 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Proceedings of the MEC'11 conference, UNB; 2011. en_US
dc.description.abstract Most studies on prosthesis usage focus merely on one type of outcome measures, using questionnaires, functional tests, or kinematics. However, a combination of several outcome measures should provide a better picture on prosthesis use (Hill et al. 2009, Lindner et al. 2010, Wright 2009). Using both clinical and more fundamental measures (such as kinematics) would not only provide information about the skill level of a prosthesis user, but would also give insight in the processes from which the level of skill originates. To maximize the insight in the skill level of a prosthesis user the current study gauged a wide range of outcome measures. The aims of this study were 1) to describe prosthetic functioning at different levels of performance; 2) to relate the results of the clinical level to the more fundamental outcome measures; 3) to identify specific parameters in these measures that characterize the level of skill of a user. en_US
dc.publisher Myoelectric Symposium en_US
dc.title Using multiple outcome measures to determine skill level in myoelectric prosthesis use en_US

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