Prosthetic Hand System Can Learn Movement Patterns

Researchers at the Biological Systems Engineering Lab at Hiroshima University, Japan, have developed a 3D-printed prosthetic hand combined with a ...

Custom Prosthetic Liner Method Could Reduce Socket Adjustments

Researchers at the University of Bath, England, have developed a way to design and manufacture custom prosthetic liners of different ...

University Developing Device to Treat Phantom Limb Pain

Researchers at Teesside University, Middlesbrough, England, are developing a sensory discrimination training device that can be self-administered by patients to ...

LIVING WITH AMPLITUDE

LIMB LOSS RESOURCE GUIDE

This practical guide for preparing for, adapting to, and living with limb loss provides current, in-depth information about:

  • Healthcare team selection
  • Postoperative care
  • Physical rehabilitation
  • Emotional adjustment
  • Pain management
  • Peer support
  • Adaptations for home and work
  • Prosthetic devices, fitting, and adjustments


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Women Have Poorer Body Image After Amputation

Lower-limb amputations can lead to depression, performance anxiety, and altered body image, relationships, and sexual well-being. While there is little published ...

Combining Opioids and Marijuana May Be Advantageous for Pain Sufferers

Researchers report that combining cannabinoids with morphine did not significantly increase impulsivity or memory impairment in a study conducted on ...
Cancer Survivors Share Lessons Learned From Overcoming Disease

Cancer Survivors Share Lessons Learned From Overcoming Disease

To survive in his struggle against an aggressive form of prostate cancer, Bin McLaurin didn't only have to overcome the disease ...
Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose Launches Disability Initiative

Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose Launches Disability Initiative

Visitors of all abilities will now have additional options for accessing and enjoying Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose with ...
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