Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Applied Bionics and Biomechanics
Volume 2018, Article ID 8567648, 12 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/8567648
Research Article

Human Hand Motion Analysis during Different Eating Activities

Department of Mechatronics Engineering, International Islamic University Malaysia, Gombak, 53100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Correspondence should be addressed to Norsinnira Zainul Azlan; ym.ude.muii@arinnis

Received 6 October 2017; Revised 24 November 2017; Accepted 20 December 2017; Published 4 February 2018

Academic Editor: Laurence Cheze

Copyright © 2018 Zakia Hussain et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. S. K. Ostwald, M. P. Bernal, S. G. Cron, and K. M. Godwin, “Stress experienced by stroke survivors and spousal caregivers during the first year after discharge from inpatient rehabilitation,” Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation, vol. 16, no. 2, pp. 93–104, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. W.-K. Tang, C. G. Lau, V. Mok, G. S. Ungvari, and K.-S. Wong, “Burden of Chinese stroke family caregivers: the Hong Kong experience,” Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, vol. 92, no. 9, article 21878218, pp. 1462–1467, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. K. M. Godwin, S. K. Ostwald, S. G. Cron, and J. Wasserman, “Long-term health-related quality of life of stroke survivors and their spousal caregivers,” Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, vol. 45, no. 3, pp. 147–154, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. W. Duggleby, A. Williams, S. Ghosh et al., “Factors influencing changes in health related quality of life of caregivers of persons with multiple chronic conditions,” Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, vol. 14, no. 1, p. 81, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. W. Mudzi, A. Stewart, and E. Musenge, “Caregiver strain and associated factors 12 months post stroke: impact of caregiver education,” Physiotherapy, vol. 101, no. 1, article e1055, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  6. C. A. Gbiri, O. A. Olawale, and S. O. Isaac, “Stroke management: informal caregivers’ burdens and strians of caring for stroke survivors,” Annals of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, vol. 58, no. 2, pp. 98–103, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. A. Westergren, I. R. Hallberg, and O. Ohlsson, “Nursing assessment of dysphagia among patients with stroke,” Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences, vol. 13, no. 4, pp. 274–282, 1999. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  8. A. Westergren, M. Unosson, O. Ohlsson, B. Lorefält, and I. R. Hallberg, “Eating difficulties, assisted eating and nutritional status in elderly (≥65 years) patients in hospital rehabilitation,” International Journal of Nursing Studies, vol. 39, no. 3, pp. 341–351, 2002. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. A. Westergren, “Detection of eating difficulties after stroke: a systematic review,” International Nursing Review, vol. 53, no. 2, pp. 143–149, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. C. Jacobsson, K. Axelsson, P. O. Osterlind, and A. Norberg, “How people with stroke and healthy older people experience the eating process,” Journal of Clinical Nursing, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 255–264, 2000. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  11. Z. Ju and H. Liu, “Human hand motion analysis with multisensory information,” IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics, vol. 19, no. 2, pp. 456–466, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. R. A. R. C. Gopura, K. Kiguchi, and E. Horikawa, “A study on human upper-limb muscles activities during daily upper-limb motions,” International Journal of Bioelectromagnetism, vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 54–61, 2010. View at Google Scholar
  13. X. Tang, Y. Liu, C. Lv, and D. Sun, “Hand motion classification using a multi-channel surface electromyography sensor,” Sensors, vol. 12, no. 12, pp. 1130–1147, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. J. J. Cabibihan, I. Ahmed, and S. S. Ge, “Force and motion analyses of the human patting gesture for robotic social touching,” in 2011 IEEE 5th International Conference on Cybernetics and Intelligent Systems (CIS), pp. 165–169, Qingdao, China, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  15. J. Rosen, J. C. Perry, N. Manning, S. Burns, and B. Hannaford, “The human arm kinematics and dynamics during daily activities - toward a 7 DOF upper limb powered exoskeleton,” in ICAR '05 Proceedings, 12th International Conference on Advanced Robotics, 2005, pp. 532–539, Seattle, WA, USA, July, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  16. J. Ah, E. Joo, P. Woo, H. Ram, J. Hyuk, and J. Nam, “Three-dimensional kinematic motion analysis of door handling task in people with mild and moderate stroke,” Physical Therapy Rehabilitation Science, vol. 5, pp. 143–148, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  17. I. Aprile, M. Rabuffetti, L. Padua, E. Di Sipio, C. Simbolotti, and M. Ferrarin, “Kinematic analysis of the upper limb motor strategies in stroke patients as a tool towards advanced neurorehabilitation strategies: a preliminary study,” BioMed Research International, vol. 2014, Article ID 636123, 8 pages, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  18. N. H. Adnan, K. Wan, A. B. Shahriman et al., “Measurement of the flexible bending force of the index and middle fingers for virtual interaction,” Procedia Engineering, vol. 41, pp. 388–394, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. N. Adnan, K. Wan, and A. Shahriman, “Accurate measurement of the force sensor for intermediate and proximal phalanges of index finger,” International Journal of Computers Applications, vol. 45, no. 15, pp. 59–65, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  20. A. G. Bluman, Elementary Statistics : A Step by Step Approach, McGraw-Hill, New York, NY, USA, 2012.
  21. D. J. Biau, B. M. Jolles, and R. Porcher, “P value and the theory of hypothesis testing: an explanation for new researchers,” Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, vol. 468, no. 3, pp. 885–892, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  22. R. A. Fisher, Statistical Methods for Research Workers, Springer, New York, NY, USA, 1992.