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Orthopedic Surgery
Sensors (Basel). 2021 Feb 15;21(4):1370. doi: 10.3390/s21041370. ABSTRACT During the last decade, orthopedic oncology has experienced the benefits of computerized medical imaging to reduce human dependency, improving accuracy and clinical outcomes. However, traditional surgical navigation systems do not always adapt properly to this kind of interventions. Augmented reality (AR) and three-dimensional (3D) printing are technologies...
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Sensors (Basel). 2021 Feb 22;21(4):1498. doi: 10.3390/s21041498. ABSTRACT This study aimed to investigate the validity of using built-in smartphone accelerometers to estimate the active energy expenditures of full-time manual wheelchair users with spinal cord injury (SCI). Twenty participants with complete SCI completed 10 5-min daily activities that involved the upper limbs, during which their oxygen...
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Sensors (Basel). 2021 Jan 30;21(3):925. doi: 10.3390/s21030925. ABSTRACT Velocity-based training is a contemporary method used by sports coaches to prescribe the optimal loading based on the velocity of movement of a load lifted. The most employed and accurate instruments to monitor velocity are linear position transducers. Alternatively, smartphone apps compute mean velocity after each execution...
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Int J Orthop Trauma Nurs. 2019 Nov;35:100700. doi: 10.1016/j.ijotn.2019.04.003. Epub 2019 Apr 23. ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: Nurses transitioning into the specialty of orthopaedics gradually develop the skills required to provide care for patients with musculoskeletal conditions or injuries, but during the early stages this can be challenging and lead to a lack of confidence. Strategies aimed...
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