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08-09-2009, 05:04 PM
Dear all,
I am searching for a method to measure the force or the pressure under the contact area of a cane when the subject is walking along the walkway. I am wondering if any members could advise me on the most appropriate device, I read about such devices like Smartcane System which provides capabilities for remote monitoring and local signal processing, by appropriate I mean; the device which could be synchronized with our Qualisys motion capture system.
I'll be glad to have help about this topic.
thanks in advance.

Farzaneh Yazdani
Research Officer
SUMS,School of Rehabilitation, Iran
Tel: +98-711-6261081
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