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Hip disarticulation......frustrations and emotions

Started by molly bollinger in Overcoming challenges of lower extremity amputation. Last reply by kathryn cartwright 9 hours ago. 2 Replies

I'm starting to go through the grieving process after 2 months.  I would like to know if anyone can help me out.  I've increased my anxiety medication yesterday to help.  When I think about the leg being gone it is very hard to concentrate on…Continue

Amputee Documentary at UT Austin

Started by Ty Wilson in Amputees in the news on Friday. 0 Replies

The University of Texas at Austin newspaper wrote this article about my new documentary coming in May. I think it will inspire you all.…Continue

2 Mos post RBKA...Is my experience common?

Started by Thomas H. Horne in General. Last reply by Gary Moody on Thursday. 5 Replies

Just got my first leg about 2 weeks ago, and am trying to wear it for 7-8 hrs a day.  Will start PT with the new leg on May 5.  My limb is still a bit tender, but I can walk with one or two crutches depending on what I need to do.  Putting full…Continue

Confused on what kind of prosthetic knee I should get

Started by Anthony P. Greene in General. Last reply by Terry Thewis on Thursday. 4 Replies

I am a R AKA with a shorter stump and on my first temporary prosthetic leg (one month now).  My current knee is a polycentric knee (Ossur Total Knee 2000). I'm a fairly active 62 year old and my PT says I'm ahead of the game because I can walk with…Continue

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