Search for dissertations about: "Gait"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 166 swedish dissertations containing the word Gait.

  1. 1. Learning Human Gait

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Parinaz Kasebzadeh; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY;

    Abstract : Pedestrian navigation in body-worn devices is usually based on global navigation satellite systems (GNSS), which is a sufficient solution in most outdoor applications. Pedestrian navigation indoors is much more challenging. Further, GNSS does not provide any specific information about the gait style or how the device is carried. READ MORE

  2. 2. Gait Event Detection in the Real World

    University dissertation from Halmstad : Halmstad University Press

    Author : Siddhartha Khandelwal; Högskolan i Halmstad.; [2018]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; gait analysis; gait event detection; wearable sensors; accelerometers;

    Abstract : Healthy gait requires a balance between various neuro-physiological systems and is considered an important indicator of a subject's physical and cognitive health status. As such, health-related applications would immensely benefit by performing long-term or continuous monitoring of subjects' gait in their natural environment and everyday lives. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Symbolic Approach to Human Motion Analysis Using Inertial Sensors Framework and Gait Analysis Study

    University dissertation from Halmstad : Halmstad University

    Author : Anita Sant'Anna; Högskolan i Halmstad.; [2012]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; symbolization; expert knowledge; gait analysis; inertial sensors;

    Abstract : Motion analysis deals with determining what and how activities are being performed by a subject, through the use of sensors. The process of answering the what question is commonly known as classification, and answering the how question is here referred to as characterization. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gait re-education in transfemoral amputees The training programme, gait analysis, oxygen consumption and coping

    University dissertation from Division of Physiotherapy, Lund Unviersity

    Author : Catharina Sjödahl Hammarlund; [2004]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Physical medicine; kinesitherapy; revalidation; rehabilitation; a psychologically conscious therapeutic approach; coping; energy cost; oxygen consumption; motion analysis; gait speed; amputees; training; gait re-education; Rehabilitering medicinsk och social ;

    Abstract : A gait re-education programme, combining physiotherapy with a psychologically conscious therapeutic approach, was applied to nine unilateral transfemoral amputees, whose amputation was caused by trauma or tumour. The participants trained once a week for a mean 10 months. The median age was 33 years (range 16– 51). READ MORE

  5. 5. Assessment of balance control in relation to fall risk among older people

    University dissertation from Umeå : Samhällsmedicin och rehabilitering

    Author : Ellinor Nordin; Umeå universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; older people; falls; interactive gait; TUG; GUG; balance confidence; likelihood ratio; validity; reliability; risk factors; assessment; balance; gait; mobility; physical function; dual-task costs; step width; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS Caring sciences Physiotherapy; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN Vårdvetenskap Sjukgymnastik fysioterapi;

    Abstract : Falls and their consequences among older people are a serious medical and public health problem. Identifying individuals at risk of falling is therefore a major concern. READ MORE