Serial casting is a non invasive technique that has the potential to reduce muscle tightness and increase joint range of motion.  Individuals with limb loss are at a higher risk of developing joint contractures as they heal secondary to prolonged positioning and surgic...

When joints are limited in available range of motion secondary to shortened muscle tissue, tightened capsules, and/or increase tone, it is termed a "joint contracture."   These contractures have the potential to occur as one heals from a limb loss procedure.  The decre...

Are you looking for a way to stream line your prosthetic travel kit while maintaining that boy scout motto, "Always be prepared?"  Enter the alcohol spray pen.  Multiple types of prosthetic limbs require rubbing alcohol to be sprayed inside of the socked to assist with...

Running with a prosthesis is no easy feat/feet! :-)

Running short distances on a track will allow the runner to utilize areas near or around the facility to store necessary running supplies, but running greater distances in the community can prove to be a problem.  In t...

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