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Myo Plus pattern recognition – 2. Preparing an interim fitting | Ottobock

Myo Plus pattern recognition – 2. Preparing an interim fitting | Ottobock

Myo Plus pattern recognition Step 2: Preparation of an interims fitting After a successful evaluation with the Myo Cuff in step one, the 2. step is to create a Myo Plus interims prosthesis. This video demonstrates how to position and mount electrodes on the inner socket, how to wire the system and how to test […]

AmputeeOT: How it feels to walk in a prosthetic leg

AmputeeOT: How it feels to walk in a prosthetic leg

Hello, this is Christina the Amputee OT. In this video I am going to talk about what it feels like to wear a prosthetic. Greta come here! Up! Up! Good girl. It’s actually really hard to describe exactly what it feels like to walk on a prosthetic leg. It’s probably kind of like trying to […]

AmputeeOt: getting casted for my first prosthetic BK leg

AmputeeOt: getting casted for my first prosthetic BK leg

Hello, this is Christina the Amputee OT, and I am super excited because yesterday I got casted for my prosthetic. *machinery and welding sounds* Unfortunately, I forgot to bring this camera so I had to use my cell phone to take the video of the casting process, but actually, my cell phone quality’s not too […]

AmputeeOT: Understanding K-levels for amputees

AmputeeOT: Understanding K-levels for amputees

So can you tell me what K-levels are ? I cannot! [Giggles] . Don’t know anything about K-levels? I know the name. Thank you! Oh. That’s it? Mmm-hmmm! [Nods]. So you don’t know why they’re important? In this video. I’m going to be talking about why K-levels are important. So you might be asking yourself, […]

Building a Prosthetic Arm With Lego

Building a Prosthetic Arm With Lego

– [Narrator] Meet David Aguilar. – [Narrator] When David was born, his right arm hadn’t fully developed. – [Narrator] And while some would see this as a disadvantage, David is just a regular kid. He likes EDM. He goes by the name, Hand Solo. Get it? He has an embarrassing dad. He goes to school. […]

AmputeeOT: Cast removal of below knee amputation

Hey, this is Christina the Amputee OT. And I am super excited today because I get to take this cast off. [Nurse]: Can you pick up out of there? Just coming out– straight out. Yep You want to save the backside or? [Christina]: Sure. [Nurse]: Let me cut all this out. [Christina]: So light. It […]

AmputeeOT: How a definitive carbon fiber prosthetic leg works

Hello, this is Christina the Amputee OT. In this video, I will be showing you how a definitive prosthetic leg works. *machinery and welding noises* This is a definitive prosthetic leg or a prosthesis. There are a number of different ways of attaching a residual limb or a stump to your prosthetic leg. Those different […]

Above Knee Amputee Lisa Reflects on Her Prosthetic Experience_01

Above Knee Amputee Lisa Reflects on Her Prosthetic Experience_01

The whole process was different for me. There were people constantly coming and asking me if they could get me a drink, or, you know, the- there was– it was just so much different. The fitting was different, it was a lot quicker. You know, it was less intense but a li– more intense in- […]