Human Postural Balance Control by Visual Stimulation

시각 자극에 의한 신체자세 균형제어에 관한 연구

  • 김현석 (전북대학교 대학원 의용생체공학과) ;
  • 김동욱 (전북대학교 대학원 의용생체공학과, 충북대학교 의과대학 의공학교실, 전북대학교 의과대학 재활의학교실, 전북대학교 의과대학 의공학교실)
  • Published : 1996.12.01


In this paper, we report the effects of visual stimulation patterns in the postural balance control. We used the motor-driven cloth panel and HMD(Head Mounted Display) to evaluate the effect of visual stimulation patterns in the postural balance control. We also investigated the usefulness of HMD in the postural balance rehabilitation training system from the view of reducing the scale of experimental system. Our results showed that a vertical-strip visual pattern was more effective than the others in the postural balance control. It was also indicated that HMD might be applied to clinical use as a new postural balance training system.


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