Current concepts in above-knee socket design.

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To review the fundamental tenets of above-knee socket design proposed by Radcliffe nearly 40 years ago, sockets must be designed to achieve vertical support of body weight, stabilization of the residual skeleton in both the coronal and sagittal planes, accommodation of functioning muscles, voluntary control of the prosthetic knee, individualized design, and… (More)

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