Free paper session

5.26 Paediatrics - Upper limb

Location: Moda, Business Center I, First floor


5.26.1: Comparison of compensation strategies for an active elbow support in healthy subjects, an exploratory pilot study - Suzanne Filius

5.26.2: Design requirements for upper extremity support for home use in people with severely impaired arm function in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy - Mariska Janssen

5.26.3: Problems in the use of prosthesis in children with congenital upper limb deficiency in social participation situations - Mio Kobayashi

5.26.4: FIRST prosthesis – A new concept prosthesis for the initial treatment of children with congenital malformations of the upper extremities - Michael Schaefer

5.26.5: A literature review: Paediatrics Congenital transverse deficiency (Peromelia) of the upper limb and advanced prosthesis use and abandonment. - Indra Vijay Singh


Kirsty Carlyle
University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, United Kingdom
Laura Miller
Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, Chicago, USA


Suzanne Filius
Department of Biomechanical Engineering Technical University of Delft, Netherlands
Mariska Janssen
Department of Rehabilitation, Radboud University Medical Center, Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour, Nijmegen, Netherlands
Mio Kobayashi
The University of Tokyo Hospital, Japan
Michael Schaefer
Pohlig GmbH, Traunstein, Germany
Indra Vijay Singh
Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya National Institute for Persons with Physical Disabilities, New Delhi, India

Event Location

Moda, Business Center I, First floor