M. P. Chwialkowski, G. V. Kondraske

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A system is proposed for the utilization of a broad set of quantitative human function/performance measurements to identify locations and extent of lesions in skeletal, muscular, or nervous systems. Basic measurement data collected from the patient (more than 300 discrete measures) with a computerized sensory and motor function test battery are converted into the form of a performance profile vector. This vector serves as the input to a system with three knowledge bases: (1) a comprehensive description of neuromuscular anatomy, (2) normal function standards for each test measure; and (3) dysfunction pattern rules. The output will be an estimate describing levels of confidence for decisions regarding involvement of muscles and/or neural pathways, as well as a list of structures responsible for impaired performance.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationIEEE/Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society Annual Conference
Place of PublicationNew York, NY, USA
Number of pages4
StatePublished - 1986

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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