Posted in "Bionic" prostheses Myoelectric prostheses Postural interference myoelectric control problem Prosthetics Specifications and comparisons Testing Theory, studies

Academically published myoelectric arm control error rates since ~1980 remain extremely high, far above any real life use requirement, and not even a slight trend to more reliable control in sight: what does this mean?

Posted in Prosthetics Specifications and comparisons Testing

List of possible prosthetic arm failure points [prosthetic reliability]

Posted in BLUE LIGHT SPECIAL Cybathlon 2016 Cybathlon 2020 EC intimacy Extreme Cyborging Specifications and comparisons Testing

Cybathlon 2020: introducing the BLUE LIGHT specials for the prosthetic arm challenges ahead [terminology, concept]

Posted in 3D Printing ADA technologies / Physionetics / Toughware PRX Artwork and Do It yourself Corner Brands Design principles Grip mechanics Grip tuning Mechanical works Prosthetic hook Prosthetics Prototype development Testing Theory, studies Toughware Equilux

Toughware Equilux - new VO (voluntary opening) / VC (voluntary closing) body powered device - industrial grip pads [concept, beta]

Posted in "Bionic" prostheses Academic research with relevant results Brands Cybathlon 2016 Myoelectric prostheses Postural interference myoelectric control problem Prosthetic hand Prosthetics Specifications and comparisons Testing Touch Bionics Touch Bionics iLimb

Functional failures of prosthetic hands at the Cybathlon 2016 [details]

Posted in Academic research with relevant results Artwork and Do It yourself Corner Design principles Disability and the public Research tips Strategy, marketing Symbolism Testing

What if Hugh Herr built prosthetic arms [development cycles, how to get better with engineering]

Posted in Academic Project Academic research (review) Academic research under The Amputee Excuse (TAE) Academic research with relevant results Disability and the public Prosthetics Research premise myths Testing

Constraints in prosthetic arm research (literature review)