QUANTIFICATION OF MUSCLE FATIGUE WITH WAVELET ANALYSIS BASED ON EMG DURING MYOELECTRICAL STIMULATION

M. Yochum, T. Bakir, R. Lepers, S. Binczak

Abstract

We propose a device dedicated to real time analysis of electromyograms (EMG) under myoelectrical stimulation (ES). The muscular fatigue analysis, which is obtained by the use of a dedicated analog circuit and a processing part, is the main purpose of this study. The description of a hardware device which incorporates an electro-stimulator and an electromyogram amplifier combined to a computer is detailed. Then, we present a muscular fatigue analysis part based on wavelet decomposition in order to extract a fatigue index, which is confronted with synthetic and experimental data. We conclude that the CWT index applies well to M waves. The noise sensitivity is investigated.

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Yochum M., Bakir T., Lepers R. and Binczak S. (2012). QUANTIFICATION OF MUSCLE FATIGUE WITH WAVELET ANALYSIS BASED ON EMG DURING MYOELECTRICAL STIMULATION . In Proceedings of the International Conference on Biomedical Electronics and Devices - Volume 1: BIODEVICES, (BIOSTEC 2012) ISBN 978-989-8425-91-1, pages 53-58. DOI: 10.5220/0003778600530058


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@conference{biodevices12,
author={M. Yochum and T. Bakir and R. Lepers and S. Binczak},
title={QUANTIFICATION OF MUSCLE FATIGUE WITH WAVELET ANALYSIS BASED ON EMG DURING MYOELECTRICAL STIMULATION},
booktitle={Proceedings of the International Conference on Biomedical Electronics and Devices - Volume 1: BIODEVICES, (BIOSTEC 2012)},
year={2012},
pages={53-58},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0003778600530058},
isbn={978-989-8425-91-1},
}


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TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the International Conference on Biomedical Electronics and Devices - Volume 1: BIODEVICES, (BIOSTEC 2012)
TI - QUANTIFICATION OF MUSCLE FATIGUE WITH WAVELET ANALYSIS BASED ON EMG DURING MYOELECTRICAL STIMULATION
SN - 978-989-8425-91-1
AU - Yochum M.
AU - Bakir T.
AU - Lepers R.
AU - Binczak S.
PY - 2012
SP - 53
EP - 58
DO - 10.5220/0003778600530058