3 edition of geriatric amputee found in the catalog.
National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Prosthetics Research and Development.
Written in English
|Other titles||Conference on the geriatric amputee.|
|Statement||sponsored by the Committee on Prosthetics Research and Development of the Division of Engineering and Industrial Research, held at the National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council, Washington, D. C., April 13-14, 1961.|
|Series||Publication (National Research Council (U.S.)) -- no. 919.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 245 p.|
|Number of Pages||245|
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Lower limb prosthesis utilisation by elderly amputees S. Bilodeau, R. Hébert, and J. Desrosiers Prosthetics and Orthotics International 2, Cited by: Book: All Authors / Contributors: National Academy of Sciences (U.S.); National Research Council (U.S.).
Committee on Prosthetic-Orthotic Education. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "A consolidation of papers developed from the proceedings of a Workshop on the Geriatric Amputee, held in Washington, D.C., June Get this from a library.
The geriatric amputee: a report on a conference: held at the National Academy of Sciences--National Research Geriatric amputee book, Washington, D.C., April[National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Prosthetics Research and Development.;].
Moreover, this measure is correlated to the evaluation of the physical ability of the Item Short-Form Health Survey (SF) questionnaire. 19 The 2-min test appears to be the most appropriate version for geriatric patients with a lower limb amputation. 20 This test has been reported in literature with geriatric subjects to compare prosthetic Cited by: 7.
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References Andrews KL. Rehabilitation in limb deficiency. 3: the geriatric amputee. Arch Phys Med Rehabil ;S14–7. Eijk MS, van der Linde H, Buijck BI, Zuidema SU, Koopmans RT. Geriatric rehabilitation of lower limb amputees: a multicenter study.
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Disabil Rehabil 34(2)– doi: /Epub Sep 29 CrossRef PubMed Google ScholarAuthor: Amedeo Amoresano, Gennaro Verni, Andrea Giovanni Cutti. Geriatric rehabilitation of lower limb amputees: A multicenter study A retrospective and cross-sectional study carried out with lower limb amputee patients, at transfemoral and transtibial.
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Topics in Geriatric Rehabilitation 22(1), Sit and Rise from the Floor test. Sit to Stand: Five Times Sit to Stand 30 second Sit to Stand. The majority of bilateral geriatric transtibial amputees master ambulation with the aid of a walker or cane.
An amputee with transtibial amputation and a more distal level on the contralateral side almost routinely achieves ambulatory status with or without a walking aid (Fig 24A).
Prostheses for geriatric amputees should be made as light. David Patrick, in A Comprehensive Guide to Geriatric Rehabilitation (Third Edition), Prosthetic prescription. Advances in the technology of prosthetic components have improved the possibility of successfully fitting the geriatric amputee with a prosthesis.
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All orders must be prepaid. All prices are subject to change. A below-knee amputation (“BKA”) is a transtibial amputation that involves removing the foot, ankle joint, and distal tibia and fibula with related soft tissue structures.
In general, a BKA is preferred over an above-knee amputation (AKA), as the former has better rehabilitation and functional outcomes. The rates of lower extremity amputation have declined in recent years, but still Author: Curtis T.
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