Effects of wrist kinematic coupling movements during dart-thrower's motion

Nguyen, Nhan, Pham, Trieu, Mahani, Tarun, Pathirana, Pubudu N., Babazadeh, Sina, Ling, Ferraby and Page, Richard 2017, Effects of wrist kinematic coupling movements during dart-thrower's motion, in WECON 2016 : Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Wireless Networks and Embedded Systems, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, N.J., doi: 10.1109/WECON.2016.7993486.

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Title Effects of wrist kinematic coupling movements during dart-thrower's motion
Author(s) Nguyen, Nhan
Pham, Trieu
Mahani, TarunORCID iD for Mahani, Tarun orcid.org/0000-0001-8014-7798
Pathirana, Pubudu N.
Babazadeh, Sina
Ling, Ferraby
Page, RichardORCID iD for Page, Richard orcid.org/0000-0002-2225-7144
Conference name Wireless Networks and Embedded Systems. International Conference (5th : 2016, Rajpura,India)
Conference location Rajpura, India
Conference dates 14 - 16 Oct. 2016
Title of proceedings WECON 2016 : Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Wireless Networks and Embedded Systems
Publication date 2017
Conference series Wireless Networks and Embedded Systems International Conference
Total pages 5
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Place of publication Piscataway, N.J.
Keyword(s) wrist kinematic coupling motion
dart-thrower's motion
real-time human motion capturing
inertial measurement unit
quaternion
ranges of motions of the wrist joint
Summary Recently, researchers have been paying more attention to the dart-throwers' motion since this oblique motion is intrinsic to humans; and it leads to distinct advantages in early human evolutionary development. Despite the pivotal role of this motion, it has received relatively few formal investigations in regards to real-time data measurement due to the limitations in image acquisition speeds. This study used inertial measurement unit (IMU) sensors to examine the ranges of flexion-extension and radial-ulnar deviation movements measured in anatomical plane and oblique plane. The trials involved 15 healthy subjects and 8 patients having four-corner fusion and radioscapholunate fusion. The results from the experiments demonstrated a significant difference between the range of flexion-extension motion in the anatomical plane and in the oblique plane while the results did not imply the same conclusion for the radial-ulnar deviation range. Thus, our findings emphasized the importance of using dart-thrower's motion to examine the functionality of the wrist rather than basic motions in the anatomical plane.
ISBN 9781509008933
Language eng
DOI 10.1109/WECON.2016.7993486
HERDC Research category E1 Full written paper - refereed
ERA Research output type E Conference publication
Copyright notice ©2016, IEEE
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