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    • Influence of musculoskeletal model parameter values on prediction of accurate knee contact forces during walking 

      Serrancolí, Gil; Kinney, Allison; Fregly, Benjamin Jon (2020-11-18)
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      Treatment design for musculoskeletal disorders using in silico patient-specific dynamic simulations is becoming a clinical possibility. However, these simulations are sensitive to model parameter values that are difficult ...
    • An open-source android application to measure anterior–posterior knee translation 

      Serrancolí, Gil; Bogatikov, Peter; Tanyà Palacios, Guillem; Torner Ribé, Jordi; Monllau, Joan Carles; Perelli, Simone (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute, 2020-08-26)
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      There are widely used standard clinical tests to estimate the instability of an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) deficient knee by assessing the translation of the tibia with respect to the femur. However, the assessment ...
    • Marker-less monitoring protocol to analyze biomechanical joint metrics during pedaling 

      Serrancolí, Gil; Bogatikov, Peter; Palés Huix, Joana; Forcada, Ainoa; Sánchez Egea, Antonio José; Torner Ribé, Jordi; Kanaan Izquierdo, Samir; Susín Sánchez, Antonio (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020-07-02)
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      Marker-less systems are becoming popular to detect a human skeleton in an image automatically. However, these systems have difficulties in tracking points when part of the body is hidden, or there is an artifact that does ...
    • Reply to: “Definition of SPSS: we need to speak the same language”: Computer-assisted image processing for better quantification 

      Praktiknjo, Michael; Torner Ribé, Jordi; Simon-Talero, Macarena; Gu, Wenyi; Pérez Poch, Antoni; de la Torre, Cristina; del Val, Inés; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Genescà, Joan; Trebicka, Jonel (2020-08-13)
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      In response to Nicoara-Farcau and colleagues, we agree that gastrorenal shunts, seem important, since they are found in many patients with gastric varices and herefore possibly associate with bleeding. In total, 990 SPSS ...
    • Microgravity effects on frozen human sperm samples 

      Boada Palà, Montserrat; Pérez Poch, Antoni; Ballester, Marta; García Monclús, Sílvia; Ventura González, Daniel; García, Salvador; Barri, Pere; Veiga, Anna (2020-07-18)
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      Purpose: Microgravity has severe effects on cellular and molecular structures as well as on metabolic interactions. The aim of this study is to investigate the effects of microgravity (µg) exposure on human frozen sperm ...
    • Surface damaging of brass and steel pins when sliding over nitrided samples cut by finishing and roughing EDM conditions 

      Martynenko, Vitali; Martinez Krahmer, Daniel; Nápoles Alberro, Amelia; Cabo, Amado; Pérez, Daniela; Zayas Figueras, Enrique Ernesto; González Rojas, Hernan Alberto; Sánchez Egea, Antonio José (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2020-07-17)
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      In the forging industry, surface quality and surface treatments of dies are crucial parameters to extend their life. These components are usually machined by milling or by Electrical Discharge Machining (EDM), and the final ...
    • Angular velocity analysis boosted by machine learning for helping in the differential diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease and Essential Tremor 

      Loaiza Duque, Julián David; Sánchez Egea, Antonio José; Reeb, Theresa; González Rojas, Hernan Alberto; González Vargas, Andrés Mauricio (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020-05-11)
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      Recent research has shown that smartphones/smartwatches have a high potential to help physicians to identify and differentiate between different movement disorders. This work aims to develop Machine Learning models to ...
    • Dry machinability analyses between free cutting, resulfurized, and carbon steels 

      Martinez Krahmer, Daniel; Urbicain, Gorka; Sánchez Egea, Antonio José (2020-02-26)
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      Free cutting steels, also referred to as free machining steels, include free cutting additives to improve tool life and machinability. Despite their wide applications in industry, scarce information is available to ensure ...
    • Earliest amyloid and tau deposition modulate the influence of limbic networks during closed-loop hippocampal downregulation 

      Skouras, Stavros; Torner Ribé, Jordi; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc; Molinuevo, José Luis (2020-02-24)
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      Research into hippocampal self-regulation abilities may help determine the clinical significance of hippocampal hyperactivity throughout the pathophysiological continuum of Alzheimer’s disease. In this study, we aimed to ...
    • Fonament de l'arc de Sant Martí 

      Cuevas, S; Jariod, E; Llumà Fuentes, Jordi; Martí, J; Martin Badosa, Estela; Panyella, V; Pérez Poch, Antoni; Soriano Ortiz, Cecilia (1991-09)
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    • Multipurpose virtual reality environment for biomedical and health applications 

      Torner Ribé, Jordi; Skouras, Stavros; Molinuevo, José Luis; Gispert, Juan Domingo; Alpiste Penalba, Francesc (2019-08-26)
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      Virtual reality is a trending, widely accessible, and contemporary technology of increasing utility to biomedical and health applications. However, most implementations of virtual reality environments are tailored to ...
    • Personal learning environments based on web 2.0 services in higher education 

      Monguet Fierro, José María; Torres Kompen, Ricardo; Canaleta, Xavier; Alsina, Maria (2018-10-09)
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      The emergence of Web 2.0 has not only changed the available Web technologies, but also the way people communicate and relate to one another; technology is continuously impacting society and the behaviour of individuals. ...