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US20110218648 FASTENING SYSTEM FOR PROSTHESES  
A system for fastening prosthetic implants such as ankle prostheses is provided. The ankle prosthesis includes: a talar implant having a body for mounting to a top of a talus and with at least one...
US20110245931 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR ACTUATING A PROSTHETIC ANKLE  
Systems and methods for sensing actuating a prosthetic ankle are disclosed. In one example, the system, such as an actuated prosthetic ankle joint, detects that the user has moved to a relaxed...
US20110224804 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR ACTUATING A PROSTHETIC ANKLE  
Systems and methods for sensing actuating a prosthetic ankle are disclosed. In one example, the system, such as an actuated prosthetic ankle joint, detects that the user has moved to a relaxed...
US20110166674 ANKLE PROSTHESIS  
The invention relates to a prosthetic or orthetic device (1, 1′) of the prosthesis or orthesis articulation module type, particularly for an ankle or ankle foot, comprising: —at least one upper...
US20140277586 PROSTHETIC ANKLE AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING SAME BASED ON ADAPTATION TO SPEED  
Prosthetic devices and methods of controlling the same are provided. A prosthetic ankle device includes a foot unit and lower limb member moveable relative to one another and defining an ankle...
US20120095572 Adaptive sports ankle joint prosthesis  
An ankle joint prosthesis comprised of a central core element capable of attachment to an artificial leg, coupled to two side elements capable for attachment to an artificial foot. The medial and...
US20130006386 Further improvements to ankle-foot prosthesis and orthosis capable of automatic adaptation to sloped walking surfaces and methods of use  
The present invention relates to an improved system for use in rehabilitation and/or physical therapy for the treatment of injury or disease to the lower limbs or extremities. The system can...
US20120191220 INSTRUMENTED PROSTHETIC FOOT  
The present invention discloses an instrumented prosthetic foot for use with an actuated leg prosthesis controlled by a controller, the instrumented prosthetic foot comprising a connector to...
US20090105840 Fibular stiffener and bony defect replacer  
A fibular implant is provided. The implant includes a stem anchored to the fibula and a joint-body. The stem is at least partially covered with a bony-in-growth surface. The joint body includes an...
US20110230975 PROSTHETIC ANKLE AND FOOT COMBINATION  
A prosthetic ankle and foot combination has an ankle joint mechanism constructed to allow damped rotational movement of a foot component relative to a shin component. The mechanism provides a...
US20060249315 Artificial human limbs and joints employing actuators, springs, and variable-damper elements  
Biomimetic Hybrid Actuators employed in biologically-inspired musculoskeletal architectures employ an electric motor for supplying positive energy to and storing negative energy from an artificial...
US20090048687 METHOD FOR PLACING A MALLEOLAR IMPLANT FOR PARTIAL OR TOTAL ANKLE PROSTHESIS  
A method for implanting a malleolar implant in an ankle joint. A spacer block is positioned between a lower portion of a tibia and an upper portion of an astragalus in the ankle joint. A guide...
US20080109081 Joint Arthroplasty Devices Having Articulating Members  
Articulating devices for replacing damaged or degenerated weight bearing joints are provided. The devices may have two or more surfaces that articulate against one another that are coated or fully...
US20080167730 Adustable Orthopedic Aid For an Extremity  
An orthopaedic aid for an extremity includes at least one adjustable element for positioning the orthopaedic aid relative to the extremity. The detector arrangement includes a plurality of...
US20090018669 Articulating Prosthetic Ankle Joint  
According to some embodiments, the present description relates to a prosthetic articulating ankle joint. The ankle joint may include a horseshoe shaped component. The horseshoe shaped component...
US20130073056 DORSI-PLANTAR PROSTHETIC ANKLE MODULE  
An ankle module for a prosthetic foot can have an adapter portion pivotally coupled to a base portion. The base portion can be coupled to the prosthetic foot. The adapter portion can have a...
US20070270976 Ambulating ankle & knee joints with bidirectional dampening and assistance using elastomeric restraint  
A hinge or joint assembly includes a first member movably connected to a second member to allow angular displacement of the first member relative to the second member in each of extension and...
US20150202057 LOWER LIMB PROSTHESIS  
A prosthetic ankle has an ankle joint body (10A) constituting a shin component and a foot component (12). The ankle joint body (10A) is pivotally connected to the foot component (12) by a first...
US20060224247 Systems and methods for actuating a prosthetic ankle based on a relaxed position  
Systems and methods for sensing actuating a prosthetic ankle are disclosed. In one example, the system, such as an actuated prosthetic ankle joint, detects that the user has moved to a relaxed...
US20100030343 Bi-modal ankle-foot device  
A bi-modal ankle-foot device that provides a curved effective shape appropriate for walking and a flattened effective shape for standing. The bi-modal ankle-foot device includes a foot piece and a...
US20140371874 VACUUM SUCTION STRUCTURE OF ANKLE JOINT AND SUPPORT BARREL OF ARTIFICIAL LIMB  
A vacuum suction structure of ankle joint and support barrel of artificial limb is connected, to the top thereof, with an artificial limb and the support barrel and is connected, to the bottom...
US20080262635 Prosthetic Ankle Joint Mechanism  
A self-aligning prosthetic foot and ankle assembly has an ankle unit pivotally mounting a foot component. The ankle unit contains a hydraulic piston and cylinder assembly having a piston which is...
US20090082770 MEDICAL FOOT IMPLANT AND SYSTEM  
A medical foot implant (1) with a fastening section (2) for fixing the foot implant (1) to two adjacent bones or bone segments and with a wedge section (3). The wedge section (3) has an end-side...
US20070288097 Orthopedic device  
An orthopedic device that includes an ankle arthrodesis nail having a bend, and a surgical implant kit for use in ankle arthrodesis in patients who suffer from severe bone defects in their ankles...
US20090054992 Modular Ankle Prosthesis and Associated Method  
An implant for use in ankle arthroplasty is provided. The implant includes a first member for cooperation with the tibia and a second member for cooperation with the talus. The second member is...
US20100004743 Talar implants and methods of use  
Implant devices, and method of using the same, are provided. The implant devices have a head and a stem. The head has an upper surface, an anterior surface, a posterior surface, a lateral surface...
US20090204229 Passive Orthopedic Aid in the Form of a Foot Prosthesis or Foot Orthosis  
The invention relates to a passive orthopedic aid in the form of a foot prosthesis or foot orthosis, with a first part which is connected to a second part in a rotatable manner via a swivel joint,...
US20090088868 Low-profile lower leg prosthetic devices  
A lower leg prosthetic device includes an ankle assembly coupled to a foot assembly via a rigid pin extending through an oversized shaft having a pair of resilient bushings partially seated...
US20070050047 System and method for determining terrain transitions  
A prosthetic or orthotic system including a sensor module and a processing module usable to determine a terrain variable, such as a terrain transition. In certain examples, the system is capable...
US20150257902 ELECTRONICALLY CONTROLLED PROSTHETIC SYSTEM  
A prosthetic joint system for users comprising a housing having an interior cavity, a center axis in said interior cavity, and an attachment means for fixedly connecting said housing to said user;...
US20060235544 Device and system for prosthetic knees and ankles  
A device and system is provided for a prosthetic device having an articulating joint for a leg amputee. The device includes a joint housing forming a chamber, and the chamber has a first opening....
US20080195233 ANKLE PROSTHESIS FOR THE ARTHRODESIS OF THE CALCANEUM  
A prosthetic ankle assembly including an astragalar component with an upper articular surface that forms part of an ankle joint prosthesis and a lower surface with a shape adapted to engage an...
US20100114332 ANKLE JOINT STRUCTURE OF WALKING ASSISTANCE DEVICE  
An ankle joint structure of a walking assistance device is capable of protecting a user from feeling uncomfortable by properly following the foot motions of the user. An ankle joint has a turn...
US20070156252 ACTUATOR ASSEBMLY FOR PROSTHETIC OR ORTHOTIC JOINT  
Abstract of the Disclosure A system and method associated with the movement of a limb. In one example, the system, such as a prosthetic or orthotic system, includes an actuator that actively...
US20120185052 PROSTHESIS OR ORTHOSIS  
A prosthesis or orthosis has a first body and a second body rotatable relative to one another, a passive mechanical converting mechanism with a third body arranged movably with respect to the...
US20100185301 EQUILIBRIUM-POINT PROSTHETIC AND ORTHOTIC ANKLE-FOOT SYSTEMS, DEVICES, AND METHODS OF USE  
The present invention relates to a system for use in rehabilitation and/or physical therapy for the treatment of injury or disease. The system can enable an amputee to proceed over any surface...
US20150134081 HYDRAULIC VALVE  
A valve includes a case comprising a pin bore, a pin configured to move axially in the pin bore, wherein the pin seals the pin bore, a first channel in communication with the pin bore, a second...
US20150230943 PROSTHETIC JOINT WITH CAM LOCKING MECHANISM  
A prosthetic joint can include a first attachment member and a second attachment member coupled to the first attachment member. The second attachment member can include a cylindrical chamber. The...
US20120078380 ACTUATOR ASSEMBLY FOR PROSTHETIC OR ORTHOTIC JOINT  
A system and method associated with the movement of a limb. In one example, the system, such as a prosthetic or orthotic system, includes an actuator that actively controls, or adjusts, the angle...
US20100286796 CONTROL SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROSTHETIC OR ORTHOTIC DEVICES  
Geomagnetic methods and systems are used for monitoring the directionality of a prosthetic or orthotic device. Certain methods may include measuring multiple data points over a particular time...
US20170165087 JOINT ASSEMBLY AND MOTION ASSISTANCE APPARATUS INCLUDING THE SAME  
A joint assembly including a plurality of frames, each including contactors provided in opposite directions to each other and a middle portion configured to connect the contactors, and a...
US20170143516 CONTROLLING POWER IN A PROSTHESIS OR ORTHOSIS BASED ON PREDICTED WALKING SPEED OR SURROGATE FOR SAME  
In some embodiments of a prosthetic or orthotic ankle/foot, a prediction is made of what the walking speed will be during an upcoming step. When the predicted walking speed is slow, the...
US20170143500 ANKLE PROSTHESIS  
Ankle prosthesis (400) comprising a tibial component (100), a talar component (200) and an intermediate component (300) interposed between said tibial component (100) and said talar component...
US20170128236 PROSTHETIC FOOT, SYSTEM OF A PROSTHETIC FOOT AND A SHOE, AND METHOD FOR ADAPTING THE HEEL HEIGHT OF A PROSTHETIC FOOT  
A prosthetic foot comprising a foot part, a proximal connecting member which is swiveled to the foot part and an adjustment device with which the foot part can be adjusted relative to the...
US20160367384 USER ADJUSTABLE PROSTHETIC ANKLE THAT COMPENSATES FOR DIFFERENT HEEL HEIGHTS  
A prosthetic ankle adapted to be attached to the leg and foot components of a prosthetic leg that allows user to self-adjustment of the pitch angle of the prosthetic leg via a turnbuckle-like...
US20160331558 ANKLE BRACE  
An ankle brace for a prosthetic device includes a prosthetic foot and a lower leg piece. The ankle brace may bridge a gap between the prosthetic foot and the lower leg piece. The ankle brace may...
US20160278947 ELECTRONICALLY CONTROLLED PROSTHETIC SYSTEM  
A prosthetic joint system for users comprising a housing having an interior cavity, a center axis in said interior cavity, and an attachment means for fixedly connecting said housing to said user;...
US20160242938 Prosthetic Device and Method with Compliant Linking Member and Actuating Linking Member  
A prosthetic device has a movable body and foot member with an end effector for contacting an external surface. A base body is coupled to a first joint of the foot member. A compliant linking...
US20150297364 WALKING CONTROLLER FOR POWERED ANKLE PROSTHESES  
Described herein are systems and methods for a powered ankle/foot prosthesis and controller that utilizes piecewise emulated passive impedances to provide for walking at various cadences and on...
US20150265426 CONTROL SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROSTHETIC OR ORTHOTIC DEVICES  
Geomagnetic methods and systems are used for monitoring the directionality of a prosthetic or orthotic device. Certain methods may include measuring multiple data points over a particular time...

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