Prosthetic rehabilitation in unilateral high above-elbow amputation and brachial plexus lesion: case report.

Abstract

Rehabilitation in persons with high above-elbow amputation presents a considerable prosthetic problem, especially in those who also have brachial plexus lesion. A case is reported of a patient having left above-elbow amputation and left brachial plexus lesion who was successfully fitted with a hybrid prosthesis with a myoelectric hand.

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@article{Thyberg1986ProstheticRI, title={Prosthetic rehabilitation in unilateral high above-elbow amputation and brachial plexus lesion: case report.}, author={Mikael Thyberg and Peter Johansen}, journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation}, year={1986}, volume={67 4}, pages={260-2} }