A Haptic User Interface to Assess the Mobility of the Newborn's Neck

Sadulaev, Said-Magomed, Lapeer, Rudy, Gerikhanov, Zelimkhan and Morris, Edward (2017) A Haptic User Interface to Assess the Mobility of the Newborn's Neck. In: Proceedings of the 2017 21st International Conference Information Visualisation (IV). IEEE Press, GBR.

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Abstract

A virtual reality program has been developed to assess the strength and flexibility of a computer based model of a term fetus or newborn baby's neck. The software has a haptic/force feedback user interface which allows clinical experts to adjust the mechanical properties, including range of motion and mechanical stiffness of a newborn neck model, at runtime. The developed software was assessed by ten clinical experts in obstetrics. The empirically obtained stiffness and range of motion values corresponded well with values reported in the literature.

Item Type: Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords: human computer interaction (hci),human childbirth,biomechanics,medical visualisation
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Science > School of Computing Sciences
Faculty of Science
Depositing User: Pure Connector
Date Deposited: 28 Jul 2017 05:08
Last Modified: 22 Apr 2020 11:09
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/64296
DOI: 10.1109/iV.2017.48

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