Sensors (Basel) 2022 Feb 9;22(4). Epub 2022 Feb 9.
School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA.
Understanding hand and wrist forces during activities of daily living (ADLs) are pertinent when modeling prosthetics/orthotics, preventing workplace-related injuries, and understanding movement patterns that make athletes, dancers, and musicians elite. The small size of the wrist, fingers, and numerous joints creates obstacles in accurately measuring these forces. In this study, 14 FlexiForce sensors were sewn into a glove in an attempt to capture forces applied by the fingers. Read More