Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Pivot-Flex Foot|
Glenn K. Klute
|Congressional District Code:
|| January 2018 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Project Summary (Public Abstract) When prescribing a prosthetic foot, clinicians face a dizzying array of choices as more than 200 different prosthetic feet are available. While these conventional prosthetic feet primarily function in the sagittal plane, the intact foot and ankle comprise a complex set of joints that allow rotation in multiple planes of motion. Some of these motions are coupled, meaning rotation in one plane induces motion in another. One such coupling is between the sagittal an...
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