Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Northwestern University Prosthetics-Orthotics Center

Balance and Stability

In Progress Research Projects 

[In alphabetical order by project title]

Fall Risk and Prosthetic Influence on Gait Biomechanics in Upper Limb Amputees

Lateral Stability and Recovery Strategies among Persons with Below Knee Amputation

Sensory-Motor Mechanisms Underlying Fall Risk in Transtibial Amputees

Vacuum Assisted Suspension: The Effect of Residuum-Socket Interface Integrity on Perception and Control in Individuals with a Transtibial Amputation