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Jim Patton
04-29-1996, 04:39 AM
Winter, D. A. (1990) Biomechanics and Motor Control of Human Movement.
John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York. 2nd ed. pp. 93-94.

JIM PATTON
Northwetern U.


At 06:01 PM 4/26/96 GMT, Neil Messenger wrote:
>I am looking for a reference for David Winters critique of the use
>of force vectors superimposed on video images to estimate joint
>moments. I seam to recall that it was in the form of a letter to the
>editor in the late eighties, but I have looked through my journals,
>card indexes etc and have not been able to find it. A search on
>medline didn't help much either.
>
>Having recently upgraded our force platform software and some
>hardware, I was interested to find that a number of companies are
>producing equipment to undertake such analysis. I would be
>interested to hear from any body using these systems, and in
>particular if, and how you account for the inertial effects of the
>segments below the joint.
>
>Thanks in advance
>
>Neil
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