Laura A Miller

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Improved myoelectric prosthesis control using targeted reinnervation surgery: a case series
    Laura A Miller
    Neural Engineering Center for Artificial Limbs, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng 16:46-50. 2008
  2. pmc Control of a six degree of freedom prosthetic arm after targeted muscle reinnervation surgery
    Laura A Miller
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:2057-65. 2008
  3. pmc Targeted muscle reinnervation for real-time myoelectric control of multifunction artificial arms
    Todd A Kuiken
    Neural Engineering Center for Artificial Limbs, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, 345 E Superior St, Room 1309, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    JAMA 301:619-28. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Targeted reinnervation to improve prosthesis control in transhumeral amputees. A report of three cases
    Kristina D O'Shaughnessy
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 675 North St Clair Street, 19th Floor Galter, Suite 250, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:393-400. 2008
  5. pmc Occupational therapy protocol for amputees with targeted muscle reinnervation
    Kathy A Stubblefield
    Neural Engineering Center for Artificial Limbs, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Suite 1309, 345 E Superior St, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 46:481-8. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Targeted reinnervation for enhanced prosthetic arm function in a woman with a proximal amputation: a case study
    Todd A Kuiken
    Neural Engineering Center for Artificial Limbs, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Lancet 369:371-80. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Improved myoelectric prosthesis control accomplished using multiple nerve transfers
    John B Hijjawi
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, and the Neural Engineering Center for Artificial Limbs, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Ill 60610, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 118:1573-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Structural dynamics and resonance in plants with nonlinear stiffness
    Laura A Miller
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    J Theor Biol 234:511-24. 2005

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Improved myoelectric prosthesis control using targeted reinnervation surgery: a case series
    Laura A Miller
    Neural Engineering Center for Artificial Limbs, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng 16:46-50. 2008
    ..Performance on timed tests, including the box-and-blocks test and clothespin test, has increased two to six times. Options for new control strategies are discussed...
  2. pmc Control of a six degree of freedom prosthetic arm after targeted muscle reinnervation surgery
    Laura A Miller
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:2057-65. 2008
    ..To fit and evaluate the control of a complex prosthesis for a shoulder disarticulation-level amputee with targeted muscle reinnervation...
  3. pmc Targeted muscle reinnervation for real-time myoelectric control of multifunction artificial arms
    Todd A Kuiken
    Neural Engineering Center for Artificial Limbs, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, 345 E Superior St, Room 1309, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    JAMA 301:619-28. 2009
    ..After reinnervation, these target muscles produce electromyogram (EMG) signals on the surface of the skin that can be measured and used to control prosthetic arms...
  4. doi request reprint Targeted reinnervation to improve prosthesis control in transhumeral amputees. A report of three cases
    Kristina D O'Shaughnessy
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 675 North St Clair Street, 19th Floor Galter, Suite 250, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:393-400. 2008
  5. pmc Occupational therapy protocol for amputees with targeted muscle reinnervation
    Kathy A Stubblefield
    Neural Engineering Center for Artificial Limbs, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Suite 1309, 345 E Superior St, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 46:481-8. 2009
    ..This material is based on more than 6 years of experience treating patients with TMR in a research setting. Detailed results of this research are reported elsewhere...
  6. ncbi request reprint Targeted reinnervation for enhanced prosthetic arm function in a woman with a proximal amputation: a case study
    Todd A Kuiken
    Neural Engineering Center for Artificial Limbs, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Lancet 369:371-80. 2007
    ..We developed a technique that used nerve transfers to muscle to develop new electromyogram control signals and nerve transfers to skin, to provide a pathway for cutaneous sensory feedback to the missing hand...
  7. ncbi request reprint Improved myoelectric prosthesis control accomplished using multiple nerve transfers
    John B Hijjawi
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, and the Neural Engineering Center for Artificial Limbs, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Ill 60610, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 118:1573-8. 2006
    ..The user must lock one joint at a particular position in space before subsequently moving a different joint...
  8. ncbi request reprint Structural dynamics and resonance in plants with nonlinear stiffness
    Laura A Miller
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    J Theor Biol 234:511-24. 2005
    ..These nonlinearities could be beneficial or detrimental to the stability of the plant, depending on the environment. Damping had the effect of drastically decreasing deflection amplitudes and reducing the effect of the nonlinearities...