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Our Ottobock congress topics

Our prestigious speakers will once again be providing in-depth information on various topics in the scientific congress programme. Get an overview of the topics our experts will be presenting at the online congress.

Monday, 1 November, 2021
15:15-15:45 GMT
Dr. Michael Ernst | Mechanical Characterization of Adaptations of Prosthetic Feet in the Frontal Plane
Poster Viewing Session | Prosthetics 1
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15:15-15:45 GMT
Dr. Malte Bellmann | Ascending Ramps with an Active Prosthetic Foot: Metabolic and Biomechanical Effects
Poster Viewing Session | Prosthetics 1
Download pdfPDF | 2.4 MB
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15:15-15:45 GMT
Thomas Maximilian Köhler | Polycentric Exoprosthetic Knee Joints – Extent of Shortening during Swing Phase
Poster Viewing Session | Prosthetics 1
Download pdfPDF | 282 KB
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15:15-15:45 GMT
Dr. Susanne Seidinger | Thirteen years of health economic evaluations for microprocessor-controlled knee joints – a review (2008 to 2021)” (116)
Poster Viewing Session | Prosthetics 1
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18:45-19:45 GMT | Channel 1
Thomas Maximilian Köhler | The Impact of Transfemoral Socket Adduction on Pelvic and Trunk Stabilization During Level Walking – a Biomechanical Study (147)
Free Paper Session | Prosthetics: Lower Limb – Gait Biomechanics and Energy
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Tuesday, 2nd November, 2021
10:15-11:15 GMT | Channel 2
Dr. Thomas Schmalz | vReducing Low Back Load and Metabolic Effort in Manual Materials Handling by Using a Passive Back-Support Exoskeleton (155)
Free Paper Session | Orthotics: Spinal
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11:15-11:45 GMT
Annika Dlugoszek | Clinical Outcome Measures: Applicability of Current Instruments to Differentiate Functionalities of Prosthetic Components
Poster Viewing Session | Other 2
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13:00-14:00 GMT | Channel 3
Pawel Maciejasz | Falling Rate and Pain Prevalence Among Lower Limb Amputees Based on Real World Data (298)
Free Paper Session | Gait and Balance: Ambulatory Capacity and Balance
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Wednesday, 3rd November, 2021
05:45-06:45 GMT | Channel 2
Dr. Andreas Hahn | COMPASS (Consensus Outcome Measures for Prosthetic and Amputation Services): Outcomes of a Global Consensus (318)
Symposium | Outcome Measurements
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07:00-08:00 GMT | Channel 2
Dr. Thomas Schmalz | A Novel Orthotic Ankle Joint Implemented in Stance Control Orthoses: Biomechanical Effect and Patient Benefit (132)
Free Paper Session | Orthotics: Lower Limb 1
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Thursday, 4 November, 2021
14:45-15:15 GMT
Christan Reitinger | Ottobock Blended Learning certification program for internal product trainers
Poster Viewing Session | Other 4
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15:30-16:30 GMT |Channel 1
Dr. Andreas Hahn | The Effect of Microprocessor Controlled Exo-Prosthetic Knees on Limited Community Ambulators: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis (191)
Free Paper Session | Prosthetics: Lower Limb – Prosthetic Knees
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16:45-17:45 GMT | Channel 1
Dr. Malte Bellmann, Martin Schäfer | Challenges of a Modern Transfemoral Socket Design (64)
Advanced Instructional Course | Prosthetics: Lower Limb
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16:45-17:45 GMT | Channel 2
Dr. Michael Ernst | Effects of Cross-Slopes on the Gait of Persons with a Transtibial Amputation (247)
Free Paper Session | Gait and Balance: Gait over Different Terrains
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17:45-18:15 GMT
Dr. Andreas Kannenberg | Musculoskeletal pain with use of a powered prosthetic ankle-foot component
"Poster Viewing Session | Prosthetics 3"
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