Preparing our Paralympians: research and development at Össur, UK

  title={Preparing our Paralympians: research and development at {\"O}ssur, UK},
  author={S. Curran and R. Hirons},
  journal={Prosthetics and Orthotics International},
  pages={366 - 369}
  • S. Curran, R. Hirons
  • Published 2012
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Prosthetics and Orthotics International
In the last 25 years, the continuous evolution in the design of prostheses for individuals with transfemoral and transtibial amputations has been remarkable. Mirroring this development is the dependency and expectancy of the prosthesis technology by the athletes, coaches and other personnel involved in creating Paralympians of today and the future. Össur is recognised as a leader in designing innovative prosthetic products that have contributed worldwide to developing leading Paralympians. The… Expand