How to find the best Prosthetist      How to find the best Prosthetist is important because you are going to be under their care for the rest of your life. Amputations cannot be reversed, but you have control of your relationship with your Prosthetist. Choosing a Prosthetist is more than just getting a referral.…

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Pre-amputation Resources Amputee IssuesGeneral ResourcesPost-traumatic StressPre-amputationProsthesisResources How to Find the Best Prosthetist By Kevin Kappler, Ph.D. | Apr 29, 2021 How to find the best Prosthetist      How to find the best Prosthetist is important because you are going to be under their care for the rest of your life. Amputations cannot be reversed,…

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Home » Pre-amputation How To Be Sure An Amputation Is For You Considerations Before You Get an Amputation How To Be Sure An Amputation Is For You. The loss of a limb can have a considerable psychological impact. The grief and bereavement people face after an amputation are equivalent to the death of a loved…

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15 Amputation Analytics That May Inspire You

Limb loss is much more common than many people realize, and the numbers are growing. By learning the facts about limb loss, we can start to be better advocates for our friends and family, feel less alone during our journey with limb loss, and raise awareness through meaningful, fact-based discussion.  Amputation Analytics Start With Statistics There…

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Home » Pre-amputation Pre-amputation Assessment I found this article on assessment after my amputation. I was struggling with the raw feelings of never having my foot again. I felt like I was waking up from a dream where everything is in chaos, and regrets are not resolved. I wake up to people trying to be…

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Necessary Things to do Before an Amputation

Home » Pre-amputation  NecessaryThings to do Before an Amputation   Two Ways To Get There Necessary things to do before an amputation. You are facing an amputation. Here is a checklist of things you have to do before you get your amputation. How you got here is either the result of a medical condition in…

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