Can you help with a study about walking with a prosthetic leg or if you use an ankle foot orthosis after stroke?
Research participation request: Comparison of biomechanical and muscle activation variables between mobility impaired and unimpaired individuals walking outdoors, indoors and on a treadmill. Treadmills are used to help people with different medical conditions recover the ability to walk. They are … Continue reading
The Spinal Cord Injury Move More (SCIMM) study Are you an 18-50 year-old adult with a spinal cord injury T6 to S5? Heart disease is the leading cause of death in people with spinal cord injury. The Spinal Cord Injury … Continue reading
Do you have a myoelectric prosthesis? How easy do you find it to use? We are looking for adult trans-radial users with a range of experiences to undertake a research study “Understanding the impact of skill, unpredictability and delays on … Continue reading
2008-2009… Running Master Class took place in Exeter in May when prosthetic users and sports and rehabilitation professionals came together to share their expertise on running. Feedback from the event was very positive. PORT-ER UK grant: £400 was awarded toLuton … Continue reading
STRATEGIC INPUT: PORT-ER provided strategic input and administrative support under the funding sporting prosthetics for everyday and elite athletes with a disability (SPEEAD) initiative. The SPEEAD was made possible by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council and the University … Continue reading