IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Buttock dummy with force sensors for assessment of deep tissue injury risk

2016 IEEE/SICE International Symposium on System Integration (SII)

Author(s): Kohei Kanaya ; Kunihiro Ogata ; Tsuyoshi Nakayama ; Eiichi Ono ; Mitsuo Umezu
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 December 2016
Conference Location: Sapporo, Japan
Conference Date: 13 December 2016
Page(s): 496 - 501
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-5090-3329-4
ISSN (Electronic): 2474-2325
DOI: 10.1109/SII.2016.7844047
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Prevention of pressure ulcers, which result from persistent mechanical loading of soft tissues, is a common issue among wheelchair users. In the case of deep tissue injury (DTI), it is difficult... View More

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