Technical Note – Friction at Surgical Instrument and Bone Interface

JoyjitAll, Engineering, Ergonomics, News

Jugal Parekh, one of JJD’s directors, recently published a technical note in the Journal of Engineering in Medicine. Click here to be redirected to the article page. The purpose of the research was to select the most appropriate material for the base of an orthopaedic surgical instrument, which is placed on the curved bone surface during the surgical procedure. The … Read More

Wheelchair Design, Ergonomics & Biomechanics

JoyjitAll, Biomechanics, Clinical, Design, Ergonomics

After writing the heading for this topic I realized that this would have to be a book to justify the topic. There are vast amounts of research analyzing propulsion biomechanics and efficiency, ergonomics and function, and posture and comfort. This article will not be able to do it justice, and merely serve as a taster and mainly be focussing on manual wheelchairs.   Unfortunately … Read More