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Northwestern's Upper limb study looking for feedback

Started by Johsa Smith, Nat'l Coordinator in General yesterday. 0 Replies

Northwestern is conducting a study looking at possible hand transplants. They would love your input:This study takes place by telephone, or in person, at Northwestern University in the Center for Healthcare Studies at 633 N. St. Clair, Chicago, IL,…Continue

Does ampower app for tab / cell

Started by Gilberto VAMPIRO Echeagaray in General on Saturday. 0 Replies

Does ampower have a app that we can download n use better than desktop on your cell..pain havn to find the action window..I remember I almost broke my phone not realizing the web app had me in desktop mode and my action window was way down in…Continue

STUCK IN A RUTT..VERY MOODY HAVING ISSUES WITH MOBILITY VERY EMOTIONAL

Started by Gilberto VAMPIRO Echeagaray in General. Last reply by Gilberto VAMPIRO Echeagaray on Saturday. 7 Replies

Hey fellow AMPZ!! Hope you all are havn good moments and being blessed in in a corner alot of frustration haven't felt a normal day in months I've become grouchier by the minute..I'm unable to do certain mobility task and have become the scary old…Continue

Housing accommodations

Started by Jennifer Bennett in Trauma related amputations. Last reply by kathryn cartwright Sep 13. 3 Replies

Hello All,My husband is a recent bka and he just started wearing a shrinker. Long story short, we’re living with his parents after recently moving to CT. We’re house hunting and I’m wondering what other amputees think about if it’s necessary to have…Continue

Safe throne room transfer using ? Into yr chair

Started by Gilberto VAMPIRO Echeagaray in General. Last reply by Mark silverman Sep 11. 2 Replies

How to safely transfer off a seated position to a standing up from yr throne.. still reluctant due to fall yesterdayContinue

Who has the name of the best OtC Diuretic for dvt edema

Started by Gilberto VAMPIRO Echeagaray in Diabetes / Disease related amputations. Last reply by Paul Selph, East Zone Leader Sep 9. 3 Replies

Hey fellow AMPZ..IM IN A SPOT I LOST MY BALanxe last night trying to replace my walk in shower curtain n fell straight down on the habitual dominant leg..well sadly I did not realize how bad my Dvt edema was until I landed down on my stumper..now…Continue

To all NY residents who are having trouble getting insurance authorizationfrom Medicaid for their prosthetic and/or orthotic devices:

Started by Paul Selph, East Zone Leader in General Sep 8. 0 Replies

I am working with 2 assembly members as an AOPA (American Orthotic Prosthetic Association) Lead advocate to draft and pass a bill to require Medicaid to provide coverage for prosthetic and orthotic services recommended by their…Continue

going on international trips longer than 32 hours any tips how a right BKA CAN TRAVEL AND USE THE BATHROOM NOT HAVING YR PROSTHETIC LEG AND OF COURSE NO POSSIBLE MANUEVERS VIA A WHEELCHAIR NIT ALLOWED

Started by Gilberto VAMPIRO Echeagaray in Overcoming challenges of lower extremity amputation. Last reply by Gilberto VAMPIRO Echeagaray Jul 29. 9 Replies

Im running my mind raggid on what would be the optimum way to use the excuse me on a international flight.. whats recommwnded..a cath..taking a urinal..a 2 liter bottle for a 5'8" slightly fluffy ex 230 lbs and a bka with no prosthetic leg on the…Continue

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Northwestern's Upper limb study looking for feedback

Northwestern is conducting a study looking at possible hand transplants. They would love your input:This study takes place by telephone, or in person, at Northwestern University in the Center for Healthcare Studies at 633 N. St. Clair, Chicago, IL,…See More
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Johsa Smith, Nat'l Coordinator commented on Carrie Davis's group Upper Limb Amputees
"Northwestern is conducting a study looking at possible hand transplants. They would love your input: This study takes place by telephone, or in person, at Northwestern University in the Center for Healthcare Studies at 633 N. St. Clair, Chicago,…"
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"Thanks for the welcome. I apologise for not seeing it sooner. I am 24 most post surgery and I'm still trying to learn. I hope I learn useful and exciting information on here looking forward to it. "
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Does ampower app for tab / cell

Does ampower have a app that we can download n use better than desktop on your cell..pain havn to find the action window..I remember I almost broke my phone not realizing the web app had me in desktop mode and my action window was way down in…See More
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