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The effects of rear-wheel camber on the kinematics of upper extremity during wheelchair propulsion

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Title
The effects of rear-wheel camber on the kinematics of upper extremity during wheelchair propulsion
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BioMedical Engineering OnLine, November 2012
DOI 10.1186/1475-925x-11-87
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Authors

Chung-Ying Tsai, Chien-Ju Lin, Yueh-Chu Huang, Po-Chou Lin, Fong-Chin Su

Abstract

The rear-wheel camber, defined as the inclination of the rear wheels, is usually used in wheelchair sports, but it is becoming increasingly employed in daily propulsion. Although the rear-wheel camber can increase stability, it alters physiological performance during propulsion. The purpose of the study is to investigate the effects of rear-wheel cambers on temporal-spatial parameters, joint angles, and propulsion patterns.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Canada 1 1%
Unknown 74 99%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 21 28%
Student > Ph. D. Student 12 16%
Student > Bachelor 10 13%
Student > Doctoral Student 5 7%
Unspecified 2 3%
Other 9 12%
Unknown 16 21%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Engineering 18 24%
Medicine and Dentistry 12 16%
Sports and Recreations 10 13%
Nursing and Health Professions 8 11%
Unspecified 2 3%
Other 7 9%
Unknown 18 24%

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