When fully unloaded, the hinge bumper forces the hinge open, disengaging the clutch and allowing the neutralizing bumper to return the prosthesis to a neutral (3[degrees] of dorsiflexion) alignment for swing phase (Figure 3(e)-(f)).
What does SW stand for?
SW stands for Swing Phase (gait cycle)
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In fact, in normal people the stance phase showed a greater magnitude of stretch response, the swing phase showed the minimum amount of response and the transition between stance to swing showed 50% of stance phase response.
While walking, the device allows the leg to move freely during the swing phase, while providing added support during the stance phase.
the values of maximal ankle dorsiflexion during stance and swing phase (respectively AMSt and AMSw indices), the maximal flexion of the knee (KMSw index) during swing phase, expressed in degrees;
They also assessed foot drop during the swing phase of walking.
The swing phase contains the two periods of acceleration and deceleration.
Students can be taught through a progression of swing phases to help maximize additional movement concepts such as force, effort, and weight transfer (Graham et al, 2006).
When Vic was wearing tuxedos during his swing phase, his then band shared a bill with Bauhaus and the Birthday Party at the Royal Court and faced a barrage of bottles from fans of the goth rockers.