Prosthetics and Orthotics International

(The TQCC of Prosthetics and Orthotics International is 2. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-05-01 to 2024-05-01.)
Global prevalence of traumatic non-fatal limb amputation108
Lower limb prosthetic interfaces35
Two-dimensional video gait analysis35
Defining the design requirements for an assistive powered hand exoskeleton: A pilot explorative interview study and case series25
The effects of counterforce brace on pain in subjects with lateral elbow tendinopathy17
Strength deficits in lower limb prosthesis users15
The effect of the transfemoral prosthetic socket interface designs on skeletal motion and socket comfort15
Quality of life of persons with transfemoral amputation: Comparison of socket prostheses and osseointegrated prostheses12
Longitudinal study of prosthesis use in veterans with upper limb amputation11
Barriers and facilitators to work participation for persons with lower limb amputations in Bangladesh following prosthetic rehabilitation11
3D-printed prostheses in developing countries: A systematic review11
Performance-based outcome measures are associated with cadence variability during community ambulation among individuals with a transtibial amputation10
Characterizing adaptations of prosthetic feet in the frontal plane10
Effect of a Spinomed orthosis on balance performance, spinal alignment, joint position sense and back muscle endurance in elderly people with hyperkyphotic posture10
Effectiveness of elevated vacuum and suction prosthetic suspension systems in managing daily residual limb fluid volume change in people with transtibial amputation9
Hyperhidrosis of the residual limb: a narrative review of the measurement and treatment of excess perspiration affecting individuals with amputation9
A scoping review of the application of motor learning principles to optimize myoelectric prosthetic hand control9
Issues faced by people with amputation(s) during lower limb prosthetic rehabilitation: A thematic analysis9
“That's frustrating”: Perceptions of ankle foot orthosis provision, use, and needs among people with cerebral palsy and caregivers8
Telehealth interventions for mobility after lower limb loss: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials8
Prosthesis satisfaction and quality of life in US service members with combat-related major lower-limb amputation8
General estimates of the energy cost of walking in people with different levels and causes of lower-limb amputation: a systematic review and meta-analysis8
Design and development of a novel 3D-printed non-metallic self-locking prosthetic arm for a forequarter amputation8
Financial difficulty in community-dwelling persons with lower limb loss is associated with reduced self-perceived health and wellbeing8
A systematic review in prosthetics and orthotics education research7
Understanding the adoption of digital workflows in orthotic & prosthetic practice from practitioner perspectives: a qualitative descriptive study7
Understanding the effects of quantitatively prescribing passive-dynamic ankle-foot orthosis bending stiffness for individuals after stroke7
Training for users of myoelectric multigrip hand prostheses: a scoping review7
Innovative alignment of sprinting prostheses for persons with transfemoral amputation: Exploratory study on a gold medal Paralympic athlete7
Content analysis of child user and carer perspectives of ankle–foot orthoses7
Education in prosthetic and orthotic training7
Key considerations for finite element modelling of the residuum–prosthetic socket interface7
Use of machine learning in the field of prosthetics and orthotics: A systematic narrative review6
Examination of social disconnectedness and perceived social isolation on health and life satisfaction in community-dwelling adults with dysvascular lower limb loss6
Biomechanical responses of young adults with unilateral transfemoral amputation using two types of mechanical stance control prosthetic knee joints6
Reliability and validity of 3D limb scanning for ankle-foot orthosis fitting6
Scoping review to evaluate existing measurement parameters and clinical outcomes of transtibial prosthetic alignment and socket fit6
Nonoperative management of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) using braces6
A toolkit for prosthetists and orthotists to facilitate progress in professional communication over the next 50 years6
The prevalence of lower limb loss in children and associated costs of prosthetic devices: A national study of commercial insurance claims6
Locomotor activities of individuals with lower-limb amputation6
A qualitative study on stakeholder perceptions of digital prosthetic socket fabrication for transtibial amputations6
Finger orthoses for management of joint hypermobility disorders: Relative effects on hand function and cognitive load6
Recommendations from the ISPO lower-limb COMPASS: Patient-reported and performance-based outcome measures5
A review of upper limb pediatric prostheses and perspectives on future advancements5
Toward good governance for the prosthetics and orthotics sector in Iran: Evidence from a qualitative study5
Using theoretical frameworks to examine fall history and associated prosthetic mobility in people with nondysvascular lower limb amputation5
From outcome measurement to improving health outcomes after lower limb amputation—A narrative review exploring outcome measurement from a clinical practice perspective5
The preliminary results of physiotherapy scoliosis-specific exercises on spine joint position sense in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: A randomized controlled trial5
Innovative approaches to designing and manufacturing a prosthetic thumb5
Immediate comfort perception of 3D-printed foot orthoses in individuals with unilateral heel pain5
Construction and validation of sham insoles used in clinical trials: A systematic review5
A qualitative study examining prosthesis use in everyday life in individuals with lower limb amputations5
Comparison of patient-reported and functional outcomes following transition from mechanical to microprocessor knee in the low-activity user with a unilateral transfemoral amputation5
The comprehensive lower limb amputee socket survey: Reliability and validity of the persian version4
With or without straps? A pilot study to investigate whether restraint devices affect the wheelchair basketball players' performance4
Rehabilitation outcomes after major lower limb amputation in the oldest old: a systematic review4
Development of a physical mobility prediction model to guide prosthetic rehabilitation4
Functional performance differences between carbon fiber and fiberglass prosthetic feet4
Effectiveness of a crossover prosthetic foot in active children with a congenital lower limb deficiency4
Comparison of prosthetic mobility and balance in transfemoral amputees with bone-anchored prosthesis vs. socket prosthesis4
Accuracy and repeatability of smartphone sensors for measuring shank-to-vertical angle4
Hip disarticulation and hemipelvectomy prostheses: A review of the literature4
A systematic review of health economic evaluations in orthotics and prosthetics: Part 1 – prosthetics4
Application of myoelectric elbow flexion assist orthosis in adult traumatic brachial plexus injury: a retrospective clinical study4
Thermoregulatory responses in persons with lower-limb amputation during upper-limb endurance exercise in a hot and humid environment4
Factors associated with mobility apprehension in persons with lower limb amputation3
A custom, functional and lifelike passive prosthetic hand for infants and small toddlers3
Tensiomyographic changes of muscle contractile properties in individuals with lower-limb amputation: A pilot study3
Cost-effectiveness analysis of prosthesis provision for patients with transfemoral amputation in Tanzania3
The effect of custom carbon ankle-foot orthosis alignment on roll-over shape and center of pressure velocity3
A novel pivot ankle/foot prosthesis reduces sound side loading and risk for osteoarthritis: a pragmatic randomized controlled trial3
Assessment of the plane of maximum curvature for patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis via computed tomography3
A sensor to monitor limb depth in transtibial sockets with locking pin suspension: a technical note3
Prosthetic fitting in a double-digit amputation with concomitant postoperative shortening and contracture of the adjacent digits: optimizing aesthetic and functional outcomes3
Physical sciences3
The effect of participation in a mobility clinic on self-reported mobility and quality of life in people with lower limb amputation3
Balance control deficits in individuals with a transtibial amputation with and without visual input3
Seated postural control measure: Italian translation and validation in children with cerebral palsy3
Reliability and validity of the Turkish version of the satisfaction module of the Orthotics and Prosthetics Users' Survey3
Optimized scheme for paired transverse corrective forces in S-shaped scoliosis via ultrasound and application in Chêneau brace: a pilot study3
Exploring the interaction of knee and ankle component use on mobility test performance in people with unilateral transfemoral amputation3
Meaning of fabric orthoses to long-term users with multiple sclerosis: An interpretative phenomenological analysis3
Influencing kinetic energy using ankle-foot orthoses to help improve walking after stroke: a pilot study3
Contribution of Achilles tendon mechanical properties to torque steadiness in persons with transfemoral amputation3
Patient engagement in cosmetic designing of prostheses: current practice and potential outcome benefits3
Relationship between level of daily activity and upper-body aerobic capacity in adults with a lower limb amputation3
Functional outcomes and user preferences of individuals with transfemoral amputations using two types of knee joints in under-resourced settings3
Cranial remolding orthosis for postoperative management of bilateral lambdoid and sagittal synostosis: A case report3
Effects of Ankle-Foot Orthoses on acceleration and energy cost of walking in children and adolescents with cerebral palsy3
The challenges of double-blind peer review in an era of increasing research transparency3
Improvements in disability and function in people with lower-limb amputation one year after prosthesis osseointegration3
How does ankle power on the prosthetic side influence loading parameters on the sound side during level walking of persons with transfemoral amputation?2
2020 SAGE Elite Reviewer Award2
Altering the tuning parameter settings of a commercial powered prosthetic foot to increase power during push-off may not reduce collisional work in the intact limb during gait2
A walking bout reveals altered foot thermodynamics associated with unilateral transtibial amputation among individuals with type 2 diabetes2
Three-dimensional printing in prosthetics2
Biomechanical characteristics of transfemoral bone-anchored prostheses during gait: A review of literature2
Prosthetists and orthotists2
Self-reported health condition severity and ambulation status postmajor dysvascular limb loss2
Barriers and facilitators to lower extremity orthotic compliance in the pediatric population: A scoping review of the literature2
Moderate effect of ankle foot orthosis versus ground reaction ankle foot orthosis on balance in children with diplegic cerebral palsy2
A review on different methods of scoliosis brace fabrication2
A systematic review of health economic evaluation in orthotics and prosthetics: Part 2—orthotics2
Correlation between kinesthetic motor imagery of an amputated limb and phantom limb pain2
Improving shared decision-making for prosthetic care: A qualitative needs assessment of prosthetists and new lower-limb prosthesis users2
Factors related to indoor prosthetic use in individuals with unilateral lower limb amputation2
Survey of physical activity in persons with limb loss during the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States2
Design and evaluation of a hip prosthesis simulator: A technical note2
Validity of measures for life space mobility and physical activity in older adults with lower-limb amputation2
Comparison of body structure, function, activity, and participation levels according to ankle foot orthosis wearing time in children with spastic cerebral palsy2
Comparison of multiple 3D scanners to capture foot, ankle, and lower leg morphology2
Successful salvage via re-osseointegration of a loosened implant in a patient with transtibial amputation2
GGEM: Gender, Geography, and EMployment differences based on mobility levels among lower limb prosthesis users living in the United States2
Development and validation of a sensitive MEDLINE search strategy to identify literature relevant to limb prostheses2
Comparing forefoot and heel stiffnesses across commercial prosthetic feet manufactured for individuals with varying body weights and foot sizes2
Color-matching techniques for creating esthetic hand and finger prostheses2
The effect of an ankle–foot orthosis on tibiofemoral motion during step-up and step-down in healthy adults2
Attitudes and behaviors toward using outcome measures in clinical practice: Findings of a blended education program2
Quality of life in lower limb amputees: a cross-sectional study from a tertiary care center of South India2
A novel, low-cost transradial socket fabrication method using mass-producible components and expanding rigid foam2
Reliability of three different methods for assessing amputee residuum shape and volume: 3D scanners vs. circumferential measurements2
Physical activity guidelines and promotion2
Application of a myoelectric elbow flexion assist orthosis in adult traumatic brachial plexus injury: patient perspectives2
Immediate effect of stair exercise on stiffness, tone, and pressure pain threshold of thoracolumbar fascia in individuals with lower limb amputation: a preliminary report2
Mechanical testing of transtibial prosthetic sockets: A discussion paper from the American Orthotic and Prosthetic Association Socket Guidance Workgroup2
How has the COVID-19 pandemic affected orthotic services in the United Kingdom?2
Jumping stump phenomenon: a case report2
Variations in 2-Minute Walk Test outcomes for people with lower limb amputation in the outpatient clinic and research settings2