• 1680 Citations
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Research Interests

Laura A Miller is a prosthetist at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago and an Assistant Professor in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Northwestern University, participating in research through the Neural Engineering Center for Artificial Limbs (NECAL). She completed her MS and PhD in Biomedical Engineering at Northwestern University. She has multiple publications in the area of normal gait and lower limb prosthetics. She also has an interest in and has been an author in the area of high-level upper limb prosthetic fittings. Laura is an ABC and Illinois licensed prosthetist and a member of the AAOP and the ISPO.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Northwestern University

… → 2003

Research interests

  • Amputation
  • Rehabilitation/Therapy

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Prostheses and Implants Medicine & Life Sciences
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Muscles Medicine & Life Sciences

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Grants 2004 2004

Research Output 1997 2019

  • 1680 Citations
  • 20 Article
  • 3 Chapter
  • 3 Conference contribution
  • 1 Editorial

Pattern recognition and direct control home use of a multi-articulating hand prosthesis

Simon, A., Turner, K. L., Miller, L. A., Hargrove, L. J. & Kuiken, T. A., Jun 2019, 2019 IEEE 16th International Conference on Rehabilitation Robotics, ICORR 2019. IEEE Computer Society, p. 386-391 6 p. 8779539. (IEEE International Conference on Rehabilitation Robotics; vol. 2019-June).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Hand Strength
Prostheses and Implants
Pattern recognition
1 Citation (Scopus)

A novel gel liner system with embedded electrodes for use with upper limb myoelectric prostheses

Reissman, T., Halsne, E., Lipschutz, R. D., Miller, L. A. & Kuiken, T. A., Jun 1 2018, In : PloS one. 13, 6, e0198934.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Artificial Limbs
Upper Extremity
3 Citations (Scopus)
Prostheses and Implants
Automated Pattern Recognition
Artificial Limbs
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
1 Citation (Scopus)

Custom, rapid prototype thumb prosthesis for partial-hand amputation: A case report

Swartz, A. Q., Turner, K., Miller, L. A. & Kuiken, T. A., Apr 1 2018, In : Prosthetics and Orthotics International. 42, 2, p. 187-190 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prostheses and Implants
30 Citations (Scopus)
Randomized Controlled Trials
Equipment and Supplies
Prostheses and Implants