By Rory A Cooper
The self-discipline of rehabilitation engineering attracts on quite a lot of expert wisdom, from the biomedical sciences to fabrics know-how. Rehabilitation Engineering utilized to Mobility and Manipulation offers huge historical past and motivational fabric to ease readers' advent to the topic.
The ebook starts with a wide-ranging but concise advent to the legislative, technological, trying out, and layout foundation of rehabilitation engineering, via the basics of layout and fabrics and a whole account of the biomechanics of rehabilitation. significant sections of the ebook are dedicated to a variety of points of mobility, together with exact dialogue of wheelchair layout. invaluable extra fabric bargains with seating, prosthetic units, robotics, and the often-neglected topic of leisure units and autos. greater than 1000 references to the examine and assessment literature positioned readers involved with the vanguard of a quickly transforming into box.