Members

Katia Turcot

University : Université Laval

Department : Kinésiologie


Validation and integration of inertial sensors into clinical practice for lower limb amputees


Principal applicant : Katia Turcot

Team member(s) Charles Batcho

General objectives

To validate the Gait Up system over a long walking period, determine/develop the most relevant indicators for a lower limb amputee population and, integrate the system into clinical practice at the IRDPQ in order to add a quantitative assessment of walking ability for individuals with a lower limb amputation. Amélioration de l'interface utilisateur: Ajouter à l’environnement virtuel des indications plus claires pour permettre aux usagers de suivre les instructions fournies accompagnant les exercices de réadaption à faire.


Validation de l’impact de l’utilisation d’un système d’ajustement pneumatique sur la mobilité des personnes amputées au niveau transtibial


Principal applicant : Katia Turcot

Team member(s) Maxime Robert

General objectives

This mandate aims to optimize the development of a new socket developed by a Quebec company. This socket will ultimately allow greater mobility for individuals with a lower limb amputation.