gait analysis


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gait analysis

[′gāt ə‚nal·ə·səs]
(physiology)
An aspect of kinesiology that involves the study of walking or other types of ambulation.
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[27-29] In the present study, gait analysis showed that the maximum range of motion of the foot significantly decreased in six children using MWI and improved to a value equivalent to controls.
Riona says: "We're not suggesting gait analysis can spot dementia before it happens because Alzheimer's disease, for example, can start up to 25 years before cognitive symptoms appear in the brain.
Silva Cunha, "Parkinson's disease assessment based on gait analysis using an innovative RGB-D camera system," in Proceedings of 2014 36th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, pp.
Finally, the gait parameters were fused together for the gait analysis of tripping risks in free and fast walking under various cadences regulated by different jazz's tempos.
Knahr, "Minimally invasive compared with traditional transgluteal approach for total hip arthroplasty: a comparative gait analysis," Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery-American, vol.
The search terms were levodopa, Parkinson's disease, gait, gait analysis and rehabilitation.
A multiple-task gait analysis approach: Kinematic, kinetic and EMG reference data for healthy young and adult subjects.
Gait Analysis. Gait analysis was limited to one animal in the exercise-only group and one animal in the destabilized plus exercise group.
Gait analysis provides useful information about the physiological status of patients with gait disorders and has been widely applied in the evaluation of osteoarthritis and nervous diseases such as Parkinson's disease [10-12].
In recent advances, gait analysis has become a widely used tool to provide kinematic and kinetic data required by the physical therapists and doctors for choosing suitable treatment for their patients.
The present study examined the therapeutic effect of ESW in OA rats using microcomputed tomography (ACT) measurements, histological assessments of tissue damage, and gait analysis. Further, semiquantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction (Q-RT-PCR) and western blotting were also used to assess the expression and distribution of Wnt5a and other proteins in treated BMMSCs.