by Sarah Lyder | May 21, 2021 | Prosthetic-Care, ProstheticsThis video covers the proper donning & doffing of a pin locking suspension mechanism and also the proper donning & doffing of a vacuum/suction suspension mechanism of a prosthesis.
by Sarah Lyder | Jun 15, 2020 | Amputation Support & Info, Interview Series, Prosthetic-Care, Video
Bobby Bouchet’s life changed when diabetes-related neuropathy resulted in his leg amputation in 2019. His faith and positive outlook on life have been keys to his recovery. Watch Bobby’s full testimonial here.
by Sarah Lyder | May 15, 2020 | Prosthetic-Care, ProstheticsIn this video, Russ and Kelvin of Prosthetic Orthotic Institute (POI) provide an in-depth discussion on different kinds of prosthetic feet, and the criteria and considerations used for selecting the appropriate foot for a patient that needs a prosthesis. To learn more...
by Sarah Lyder | Sep 4, 2019 | Amputation Support & Info, Interview Series, Prosthetic-Care, Prosthetics, VideoRachel shares her story and how she prioritizes an active lifestyle after her leg amputation.
by Sarah Lyder | Jun 20, 2019 | Prosthetic-CarePutting on your prosthetic liner: Turn the liner INSIDE OUT. Place the cup end of the liner against your residual limb with no air bubbles or space. Roll the liner on while keeping the end of the liner flush against your limb. Roll, roll, roll up until the liner is in...
by Sarah Lyder | Jun 20, 2019 | Prosthetic-Care