Table 2 Detailed Marker Information: Description, Type, Placement.

From: A kinematic and kinetic dataset of 18 above-knee amputees walking at various speeds

Name Description Marker Type Placement
LFHD Left forehead Tracking Left temple
RFHD Right Forehead Tracking Right temple
LBHD Left Back Head Tracking Left posterior of the head
RBHD Right Back Head Tracking Right posterior of the head
LEAR Left Ear Tracking Left ear lobe
REAR Right Ear Tracking Right ear lobe
C7 C7 Tracking 7th cervical vertebra
T10 T10 Tracking 10th thoracic vertebra
CLAV Clavicle Tracking Jugular notch
STRN Sternum Tracking Xiphoid process
RBAK Right Back Tracking Anywhere over right scapula
LSHO Left Shoulder Tracking Acromio-clavicular joint
LUPA* Left Upper Arm Tracking Upper lateral 1/3 surface of left upper arm
LELB Left Elbow Tracking Left Lateral Epicondyle
LELBM Left Elbow Medial Static Calibration Left medial epicondyle
LFRM* Left Forearm Tracking Lower Lateral 1/3 surface of left forearm
LWRA Left Wrist A Tracking Lateral of the left wrist on thumb side
LWRB Left Wrist B Tracking Medial of the left wrist on 5th digit side
LFIN Left Finger Tracking Proximal knuckle of 3rd digit of left hand
L5HD Left 5th digit Tracking Proximal knuckle of 5th digit (MCP joint) of left hand
RSHO Right Shoulder Tracking Acromio-clavicular joint
RUPA* Right Upper Arm Tracking Upper lateral 1/3 surface of right upper arm
RELB Right Elbow Tracking Right Lateral Epicondyle
RELBM Right Elbow Medial Static Calibration Right medial epicondyle
RFRM* Right Forearm Tracking Lower Lateral 1/3 surface of right forearm
RWRA Right Wrist A Tracking Lateral of the right wrist on thumb side
RWRB Right Wrist B Tracking Medial of the right wrist on 5th digit side
RFIN Right Finger Tracking Proximal knuckle of 3rd digit of right hand
R5HD Right 5th digit Tracking Proximal knuckle of 5th digit (MCP joint) of right hand
LASI Left ASIS Tracking Left anterior superior iliac spine
RASI Right ASIS Tracking Right anterior superior iliac spine
LPSI Left PSIS Tracking Left posterior superior iliac spine
RPSI Right PSIS Tracking Right posterior superior iliac spine
LILC Left Iliac Crest Tracking Superior surface of the left iliac crest
RILC Right Iliac Crest Tracking Superior surface of the right iliac crest
LGTR Left Greater Trochanter Tracking Left greater trochanter
LTHI Left Thigh Tracking Lateral surface of left thigh
LTHIA Left Thigh Anterior Tracking On rigid cluster, anterior to LTHI
LTHII Left Thigh Inferior Tracking On rigid cluster, inferior to LTHI
LTHIP Left Thigh Posterior Tracking On rigid cluster, posterior to LTHI
LKNE Left Knee Tracking Flexion-extension axis of left knee
LKNEM Left Knee Medial Static Calibration Medial left knee joint
LTIB Left Tibia Tracking Lateral surface of the left shank
LTIBA Left Tibia Anterior Tracking On rigid cluster, anterior to LTIB
LTIBI Left Tibia Inferior Tracking On rigid cluster, inferior to LTIB
LTIBP Left Tibia Posterior Tracking On rigid cluster, posterior to LTIB
LANK Left Ankle Tracking Lateral malleolus of left foot
LANKM Left Ankle Medial Static Calibration Medial lateral malleolus of the left foot
LHEE Left Heel Tracking Calcaneus at same height as LTOE
LTOE Left Toe Tracking Second metatarsal head
L5FT Left 5th digit toe Tracking Posterior calcaneus at level of LTOE
RGTR Right Greater Trochanter Tracking Right greater trochanter
RTHI Right Thigh Tracking Lateral surface of right thigh
RTHIA Right Thigh Anterior Tracking On rigid cluster, anterior to RTHI
RTHII Right Thigh Inferior Tracking On rigid cluster, inferior to RTHI
RTHIP Right Thigh Posterior Tracking On rigid cluster, posterior to RTHI
RKNE Right Knee Tracking Flexion-extension axis of right knee
RKNEM Right Knee Medial Static Calibration Medial right knee joint
RTIB Right Tibia Tracking Lateral surface of the right shank
RTIBA Right Tibia Anterior Tracking On rigid cluster, anterior to RTIB
RTIBI Right Tibia Inferior Tracking On rigid cluster, inferior to RTIB
RTIBP Right Tibia Posterior Tracking On rigid cluster, posterior to RTIB
RANK Right Ankle Tracking Lateral malleolus of right foot
RANKM Right Ankle Medial Static Calibration Medial lateral malleolus of right foot
RHEE Right Heel Tracking Calcaneus at same height as RTOE
RTOE Right Toe Tracking Second metatarsal head
R5FT Right 5th digit Toe Tracking Posterior calcaneus at level of RTOE
  1. *Markers are intentionally placed offset in height between the left and the right side.