Comparing the load distribution between quadrilateral and IC trans-femoral sockets

L. Finney, W.D. Spence, S.E. Solomonidis, D. Boone (Editor)

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    Abstract

    Paper investigating the degree of load sharing between the ischial brim and the rest of the socket for the ischial containment (IC) and quadrilateral (Quad) socket designs.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationProceedings of the 11th World Congress of the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics
    Pages304-304
    Number of pages0
    Publication statusPublished - 2004

    Keywords

    • socket prosthesis
    • amputees
    • load distribution
    • quadrilateral socket
    • ischial containment socket
    • ischial brim
    • ischial tuberosity
    • musculature
    • weight bearing
    • hip joint

    Cite this

    Finney, L., Spence, W. D., Solomonidis, S. E., & Boone, D. (Ed.) (2004). Comparing the load distribution between quadrilateral and IC trans-femoral sockets. In Proceedings of the 11th World Congress of the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics (pp. 304-304)