Myoelectric training methods for the preschool child with congenital below-elbow amputation. A comparison of two training programmes.

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The Ontario Crippled Children's Centre has completed a two-year research project designed to develop effective strategies for training the preschool child to use a myoelectric prosthesis. Two programmes were developed: one home-based with the parent as primary trainer, and the other Centre-based with a therapist as trainer. Seventeen children were… (More)

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@article{Hubbard1985MyoelectricTM, title={Myoelectric training methods for the preschool child with congenital below-elbow amputation. A comparison of two training programmes.}, author={S. Hubbard and H R Galway and Matthew J Milner}, journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume}, year={1985}, volume={67 2}, pages={273-7} }