(below-elbow or BE) prosthesis includes a split ..

We encourage our clients to become familiar with the different types of prosthetic feet available, to assist in the selection of the most appropriate type for them.

Prosthetic feet, like knees, hips, and other components incorporated into a prosthesis, can be grouped according to a recognized functional level classification system:

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A transradial prosthesis is an artificial limb that replaces an arm missing below the elbow

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Myo-electric control
Hybrid
Prosthetic options (Passive)
Prosthetic options (Body powered)

Pros:
Good function
Durable

Cons:
Greater body force needed
Higher weight
Problems with cosmesis and prosthetic fitting

External Power
Pros:
Cons:
Options
Control Options

Switch Control
Touch Switch
Pressure Switch
Harness Switch (Click, Click, click (ON/OFF)
Servo
AMPUTATION LEVEL
Partial Hand Finger Prosthesis
Cosmetic restoration, protective cap, or no prosthess
Opponens
Hosmer
PROXIMAL HAND AMPUTATION
Wrist driven Prosthesis
Handi Hook
external power
Passive restoration
TRANSRADIAL
myoplastic closure (hand surgeons are more skilled than general surgeons)
BODY POWERED
EXTERNAL POWERED
harness and cable control
Good durability and function
Overuse, neck and back pain are common
Moderate grip force
solution: ETD (electronic terminal device)
SUSPENSION
ROll on suction socket design
Better suspension more ROM and comfort
Can be used with body or external power
NEWER Socket Designs
aggressive shape for suspension
TRANSHUMERAL
SUSPENSION
double cable
triple cable
EXTERNAL POWERED
SHOULDER
SOCKETS
NEW COMPONENTS
Automatic forearm balance elbow (light weight,
Non myo electric control options
Specialized terminal devices
Multi articulated hands
Rotate thumb!!!


L6120 = Below elbow, molded double wall split socket…

L0112 Cranial cervical orthosis, congenital torticollis type, with or without sof..

An excellent choice for active individuals with below or above knee amputations.

The VASS self-contained suction pump is linked to the interior of the prosthetic socket and it maintains a low pressure environment therein, while a flexible sealing sleeve prevents air entry at the socket brim.