Sigal Portnoy

Summary

Affiliation: Tel Aviv University
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Outdoor dynamic subject-specific evaluation of internal stresses in the residual limb: hydraulic energy-stored prosthetic foot compared to conventional energy-stored prosthetic feet
    Sigal Portnoy
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Gait Posture 35:121-5. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Real-time subject-specific analyses of dynamic internal tissue loads in the residual limb of transtibial amputees
    Sigal Portnoy
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
    Med Eng Phys 32:312-23. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Clinically oriented real-time monitoring of the individual's risk for deep tissue injury
    Sigal Portnoy
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    Med Biol Eng Comput 49:473-83. 2011

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Outdoor dynamic subject-specific evaluation of internal stresses in the residual limb: hydraulic energy-stored prosthetic foot compared to conventional energy-stored prosthetic feet
    Sigal Portnoy
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Gait Posture 35:121-5. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest that using a hydraulic prosthetic foot may protect the distal tibial end of the TTA residuum from high stresses, therefore preventing pressure-related injury and pain...
  2. doi request reprint Real-time subject-specific analyses of dynamic internal tissue loads in the residual limb of transtibial amputees
    Sigal Portnoy
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
    Med Eng Phys 32:312-23. 2010
    ..Pending integration of appropriate dynamic tissue injury thresholds, the device can be utilized for alerting to the danger of DTI...
  3. doi request reprint Clinically oriented real-time monitoring of the individual's risk for deep tissue injury
    Sigal Portnoy
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    Med Biol Eng Comput 49:473-83. 2011
    ..The heaviest subject had the highest maximal and average peak internal soft tissue stress. We believe that this method holds a high potential for clinical applications...