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Upper limb amputee

Watch the video of the upper limb amputee and discuss the following points:

What are the common causes of upper limb amputation?
How common are they?
Why does the incidence differ to lower limb amputation?
What do you think of the prosthesis?
What does this indicate about upper limb function compared to lower limb function?
What was the patient’s hardest functional problem to overcome?
How is the prosthesis controlled compared to normal movement of the upper limb?
What does the number of ‘hook’ positions indicate about wrist and hand function?


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Contributor: HML Administrator 
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Date Added: 17 Apr 2018
More In: Health Sciences (Public)
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