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What are the two stages of the gait cycle? Stance & Swing
The stance = ____% of cycle 60
The swing = _____% of cycle 40
The number of steps one takes in a certain time or distance refers to? Cadence
Normal velocity for female =? 79.3
Nml velocity for male = ? 82.1
Nml stride length for female =? 1.32
Nml stride length for male =? 1.48
Nml cadence for female =? 121
Nml cadence for males =? 111
When does a childs nml gait pattern begin? 5-7
Heel strike = Initial Contact
Foot Flat = Loading Response
Heel Off = Terminal Stance
Toe Off = Preswing
Acceleration = Initial Swing
Deceleration = Terminal Swing
Weight acceptance(WA) happens in which phase of the gait cycle? Phase I
Phase I consist of? Initial Contact(IC) & Load Response(LR)
Forward progression, stability, and shock absorption are the functional components of which phase? Phase I
Single Limb support(SLS) happens in which phase of the gait cycle? Phase II
Phase II consists of the? Mid Stance(MSt) & Terminal Stance(TSt)
Stability for tibial advancement and forward progression for control of ankle are functional components of which phase? Phase II
Single Limb Advancement(SLA) happens in which phase of the gait cycle. Phase III
Phase III consists of? The pre-swing(PSw), initial swing(ISw), Mid-swing(MSw), and Terminal swing(TSw).
Foot clearance and limb advancement are the functional components of which phase? Phase III
What are the three significant functions of the gait cycle? Dynamic stability, shock absorption and limb advancement.
Created by: txst fall 2008
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