Our Amputees Together meeting on May 16, 2013 was a hit! The theme was ‘How It’s Made’: an opportunity for amputees to go ‘behind the scenes’ at our on-site central fabrication laboratory. MORE
June 26 2013,Advancements In Orthotic Technology For The Lower Limb & Orthotic Management of the High Tone Patient
June 27 2013, 12:00 AMAmputee Coalition Annual Conference
July 13 2013, 10:00 AMAmputees Together of Florida, Inc. Pinellas Meeting
A Hybrid upper extremity prosthetic device combines the use of body power and external power. The advantages of this system is that there is a greater functional envelope from the basic body powered device; it offers reduced weight from the myoelectric device; it offers the greater grip force like the myoelectric; the harness system is reduced; and the initial costs and maintenance costs are reduced.