Sibylle B Thies

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of surface irregularity and lighting on step variability during gait: a study in healthy young and older women
    Sibylle B Thies
    Biomechanics Research Laboratory, Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan, 3204 G G Brown, 2350 Hayward Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2125, USA
    Gait Posture 22:26-31. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Influence of an irregular surface and low light on the step variability of patients with peripheral neuropathy during level gait
    Sibylle B Thies
    Biomechanics Research Laboratory, Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan, 3204 G G Brown, 2350 Hayward Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2125, USA
    Gait Posture 22:40-5. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint A comparison of gait characteristics between older women with and without peripheral neuropathy in standard and challenging environments
    James K Richardson
    Departments of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1532-7. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Falls and gait characteristics among older persons with peripheral neuropathy
    Trina K DeMott
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Michigan Health Systems, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48108, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 86:125-32. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Gait analysis in a challenging environment differentiates between fallers and nonfallers among older patients with peripheral neuropathy
    James K Richardson
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48108, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:1539-44. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Interventions improve gait regularity in patients with peripheral neuropathy while walking on an irregular surface under low light
    James K Richardson
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:510-5. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint What causes a crossover step when walking on uneven ground? A study in healthy young women
    Sibylle B Thies
    Biomechanics Research Laboratory, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Gait Posture 26:156-60. 2007
  8. doi request reprint An instance-based algorithm with auxiliary similarity information for the estimation of gait kinematics from wearable sensors
    John Y Goulermas
    Department of Electrical Engineering and Electronics, The University of Liverpool, Liverpool L69 3GJ, UK
    IEEE Trans Neural Netw 19:1574-82. 2008

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of surface irregularity and lighting on step variability during gait: a study in healthy young and older women
    Sibylle B Thies
    Biomechanics Research Laboratory, Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan, 3204 G G Brown, 2350 Hayward Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2125, USA
    Gait Posture 22:26-31. 2005
    ..010). We conclude that the irregular surface had a greater effect on the gait variability of healthy OW than on that of healthy YW...
  2. ncbi request reprint Influence of an irregular surface and low light on the step variability of patients with peripheral neuropathy during level gait
    Sibylle B Thies
    Biomechanics Research Laboratory, Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan, 3204 G G Brown, 2350 Hayward Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2125, USA
    Gait Posture 22:40-5. 2005
    ..We conclude that IL conditions cause PN patients to increase the variability of their step width and other gait parameters...
  3. ncbi request reprint A comparison of gait characteristics between older women with and without peripheral neuropathy in standard and challenging environments
    James K Richardson
    Departments of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1532-7. 2004
    ..To compare gait patterns in older women with and without peripheral neuropathy (PN) in standard (smooth surface, normal lighting) and challenging environments (CE) (irregular surface, low lighting)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Falls and gait characteristics among older persons with peripheral neuropathy
    Trina K DeMott
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Michigan Health Systems, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48108, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 86:125-32. 2007
    ..To prospectively determine the frequency and circumstances of falls in older persons with peripheral neuropathy and to identify gait characteristics on smooth and irregular surfaces associated with falls in this same population...
  5. ncbi request reprint Gait analysis in a challenging environment differentiates between fallers and nonfallers among older patients with peripheral neuropathy
    James K Richardson
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48108, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:1539-44. 2005
    ..To identify differences in gait based on fall history among a group of older subjects with peripheral neuropathy (PN) in 2 environments: standard (SE) (smooth surface, normal lighting) and challenging (CE) (irregular surface, low lighting)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Interventions improve gait regularity in patients with peripheral neuropathy while walking on an irregular surface under low light
    James K Richardson
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:510-5. 2004
    ..To determine which, if any, of three inexpensive interventions improve gait regularity in patients with peripheral neuropathy (PN) while walking on an irregular surface under low-light conditions...
  7. ncbi request reprint What causes a crossover step when walking on uneven ground? A study in healthy young women
    Sibylle B Thies
    Biomechanics Research Laboratory, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Gait Posture 26:156-60. 2007
    ..In some cases, a medial forefoot perturbation can result in a crossover step, an extreme form of a narrow recovery step...
  8. doi request reprint An instance-based algorithm with auxiliary similarity information for the estimation of gait kinematics from wearable sensors
    John Y Goulermas
    Department of Electrical Engineering and Electronics, The University of Liverpool, Liverpool L69 3GJ, UK
    IEEE Trans Neural Netw 19:1574-82. 2008
    ..Furthermore, they demonstrate the utility of the new GASI algorithm for making estimates from continuous periodic data that include noise and a significant level of variability...