Essays about: "emg"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 44 essays containing the word emg.

  1. 1. Prescribing Motion by Mirroring : Using Kinematics from an Individual's Sound Leg in Order to Prescribe the Motion of an Aid

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Marcus Jonsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Biomechanics; Mechanics; Mirroring; Prosthesis; Biomekanik; Mekanik; Protes; Spegling;

    Abstract : Prostheses available today are either passive or active. Active prostheses canapply external energy to the joints, while passive cannot. A well functionalprosthesis that is adapted to the wearer can improve the locomotion and alsodecrease the metabolic cost. READ MORE

  2. 2. ACL reconstruction with a hamstring graft, can a forced foot dorsiflexion alter isokinetic knee flexion performance - a pilot study

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Hälsa och rehabilitering

    Author : Kristoffer Lindbäck; [2019]
    Keywords : Biodex; EMG; Gastrocnemius; Knee flexion; Muscle activation;

    Abstract : Abstract Introduction: The prevalence of anterior cruciate ligament tear is around 7000 every year within the swedish population and 95% of reconstructive surgery was with a hamstring tendon graft. Six months post surgery a 13% decrease in knee flexion strength compared to non injured side. READ MORE

  3. 3. Framework for Wireless Acquisition of Surface EMG and Real-Time Control

    University essay from KTH/Medicinteknik och hälsosystem

    Author : Katrin Ammendrup; [2018]
    Keywords : EMG; Wireless Acquisition; Signal Processing; Real-Time Control;

    Abstract : Muscle driven devices are controlled or powered with muscle activation. These devices open up the possibility of offering patients with limited muscle function to automatically control assistive devices - for instance exoskeletons - with input from their own muscles. READ MORE

  4. 4. The decision journey to apply for higher education abroad: An exploratory study of the interactions between international students and online media communication channels

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Camila Moreira; Viktoria Chalkidou; [2018]
    Keywords : higher education; marketization of higher education; international student; consumer decision-making; empowered consumer; consumer decision journey; online marketing; online media communications.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The aim of this research was to explore the consumer behavior of international students in the context of the choice for a higher education institution abroad in order to gain insights on their interactions with different online media communication channels during their decision journey. Previous research discussed the increased use of the internet during the application process for universities abroad. READ MORE

  5. 5. Power Spectral Density Based Sleep Scoring Using Artificial Neural Networks

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS); KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Josef Malmström; Najib Yavari; [2018]
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    Abstract : Sleep scoring is the process that medical researchers use to analyze the sleep of a subject. By looking at signals in the brain and muscles, it is possible to determine the current sleep state of the subject. The procedure is traditionally done manually, requiring a lot of tedious processing of data. READ MORE