PROSTHETICS AND ORTHOTICS INTERNATIONAL, vol.38, no.4, pp.303-309, 2014 (SCI-Expanded)
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PROSTHETICS AND ORTHOTICS INTERNATIONAL
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Movement, sit to stand, transtibial amputation, TRANS-TIBIAL AMPUTEES, DAILY PHYSICAL-ACTIVITY, LOWER-LIMB AMPUTATION, HEART-RATE RESPONSE, WEIGHT DISTRIBUTION, BALANCE CONTROL, THIGH MUSCLES, CHAIR-RISE, STRENGTH, KNEE
Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated:
Background: Sit-to-stand movement is an essential function for participation in many activities of daily living. Although this movement is one of the most important functional tasks, there is limited research investigating strategies of sit-to-stand movement in transtibial amputees.