Assisted Leg Holding Device For Medical Procedures. By: Jennifer Bruno Katherine Etter Gehendra Kunwar Team 1 Funded by: Rehabilitation Education Research Center Client Contact Information: Dr. John D. Enderle. Overview. Introduction Purpose Requirements Research/Work Done By Others
By:Jennifer BrunoKatherine EtterGehendra Kunwar
Funded by:Rehabilitation Education Research Center
Client Contact Information:Dr. John D. Enderle
The assisted leg holding device employs anti-gravity techniques to balance each patient’s weight, so that the patient’s legs can be positioned effortlessly by a practitioner.
Link Free Body Diagram
Total Potential Energy Must Equal Zero!
Substituting and solving…
Spring Constant K=(m*g*l)/(a*b)
Assisted Leg-Holding Device
Gravity-Balancing Mechanism Gravity-Balance Articulated Mechanisms”
MDrive23 Plus Microstepping
Pivot and Lock
- provides full leg support to disabled patients
-offers an easy solution for practitioners who are unable to comfortably adjust patients
- allows a wide range of adjustability to ensure patient comfort and procedure integrity
Dr. John D. Enderle
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