Lecture Scientific/Practical

Literature review of the evidence on hydraulic ankles, passive and powered microprocessor-controlled feet

Description

Non-MP or passive MP-controlled hydraulic ankles may be considered for transtibial amputees with compromised toe clearance and/or residual limb stress. Powered prosthetic feet may be considered for high-functioning transtibial amputees to further shorten the functional gap to able-bodied subjects.

Speaker:

Dr. med. Andreas Kannenberg
Otto Bock Healthcare LP

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