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Title: Energy storing composite prosthetic foot
Authors: GOH, JAMES C. H. 
TOH, S. L. 
TAY, T. E. 
Issue Date: 2-Nov-1993
Source: GOH, JAMES C. H.,TOH, S. L.,TAY, T. E. (1993-11-02). Energy storing composite prosthetic foot. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.
Abstract: An energy storing composite prosthetic foot (and its modification) which allows an amputee to walk and run smoothly with less effort than when using a traditional prosthetic foot is disclosed. It is fabricated from a resin impregnated, high strength carbon woven fabric which offers high energy return characteristics to give the wearer high mobility with a more natural feel. The invention also incorporates a mechanism to provide flexibility in inversion/eversion, a feature which traditional feet fail to achieve.
URI: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/32530
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