The effect of alignment on the balance and confidence of trans-femoral prosthesis users: a literature review

Donna Fisher, Anthony McGarry, Sarah Deans

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Abstract

The aim of this review was to establish current protocols for trans-femoral alignment and appropriate balance and confidence outcome measurements. Optimal alignment and repeatability may lead to more stable and functional gait.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 4 Feb 2013
EventISPO 2013 World Congress - HICC, Hyderabad, India
Duration: 4 Feb 20137 Feb 2013
http://www.ispo2013.org/

Conference

ConferenceISPO 2013 World Congress
Abbreviated titleISPO2013
Country/TerritoryIndia
CityHyderabad
Period4/02/137/02/13
OtherInclusion, Participation & Empowerment
Internet address

Keywords

  • trans-femoral
  • amputee
  • balance
  • confidence
  • trans-femoral prosthesis users
  • prosthesis

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