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Of or relating to the electrical properties of muscle tissue from which impulses may be amplified, used especially in the control or operation of prosthetic devices.
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(ˌmaɪəʊɪˈlɛktrɪk) or


(Medicine) denoting a type of powered artificial hand or limb that detects electrical changes in the muscles of the stump and converts these into movements
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(ˌmaɪ oʊ ɪˈlɛk trɪk)

of or pertaining to electrical impulses generated by muscles of the body, which may be amplified and used esp. to control artificial limbs.
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The myoelectric signals collected during the resting state for 5 s were taken as the baseline signal, and then, the participants swallowed the food all at once.
Our solution is based on a myoelectric muscle sensor and haptic feedback to control the hand position by the user.
Myomo has seen good success with screening days across the United States and is continuing to educate and assist more individuals, families, physicians, and therapists about the benefit of the MyoPro myoelectric orthosis.
ITRI's Flexible Hybrid Electronics Precision Motion Detection System utilizes wireless transmission technology to transfer myoelectric signals from the wearer of the device to a computer, and then uses algorithms to interpret muscles strength and fatigue, Wu said.
The investigation of the myoelectric potential in individuals with a chewing side preference gives the muscular response patterns while resting and during activities [9,10].
The managing patients with upper and lower limb amputations, especially myoelectric hand and the modular prosthesis was the main problem area.
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