The 3R80 Prosthetic Knee is a knee prosthesis designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This knee's rotary hydraulic responds to ground reaction forces during the stance phase of gait. It utilizes a high hydraulic resistance to prevent involuntary flexion of the knee. This stance phase control is advantageous on uneven surfaces, slopes, and when walking down stairs. The knee has four optimized adjustment options for stance phase and swing phase control. Flexion and extensi
The Accent Foot is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This is a cosmetically appealing foot with an adjustable heel height. This dynamic response foot incorporates transverse rotation and inversion-eversion for low to moderate activities. The foot is available with a dynamic pylon or an integrated pyramid. For cosmetic finishing, the foot has ankle fairing and a sandal toe.
The foot is lightweight and multi-axial, with three firmness options. Integ
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Adapted table tennis racket for person using a prosthetic hook. Racket paddle is constructed from 1/4 inch plywood, with a handle made from 3/4 inch wood. An outline of the hook is drawn on the handle, and a knife is used to cut out the shape of the hook. The hook should fit snugly to keep the racket secure while playing table tennis. Includes drawing. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Jim Cowart TITLE: Teacher Made Devices for Archery, Badminton,
The ADEPTs are body powered terminal devices for a prosthetic arm. Model F III is designed for infants age 6 months to 4 years; model C II for children from 4 to 8/9 years; and model B I for children 9/10 years through adult. The devices utilizes a natural opposed thumb and forefinger design (prehensile) and allows the user to grip with as much or as little force as necessary for a particular activity. The grips are made of aircraft grade aluminum and tempered steel or reinforced plastic support
The Airlite Monolithic Prosthesis is an endoskeletal below-knee prosthesis designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This endoskeletal prosthesis is made from a braided carbon fiber material that produces a plastic stronger than steel when combined with resin during the fabrication process. The prosthesis includes a carbon composite ankle block with a fixed ankle (model AB1) or an alignable ankle (models AB2 and AB3). The model AB2 alignable ankle incorporates the same lam
The All Purpose Quick Grip Adapter, model APQGA01-0N2, is a clamp for upper extremity prosthesis designed for use by individuals with upper extremity amputation. This clamping adapter provides a one-inch clamp opening. Made of high-density polyethylene and steel, the unit attaches to a prothesis using a standard N-Abler II terminal device (see separate entry), and is available with a 0.5-inch 20-thread tool shank adapter for individuals using an NF (national fine) threaded wrist unit, or with me
The All Terrain Ski Terminal Device (AT-Ski-TD) is a prosthetic terminal device for skiing that fits standard prosthetic wrists and allows the user to perform the flexing motion necessary to pole during either cross-country or downhill skiing. This "flex-away" action and a quick disconnect pole are safety features designed to reduce or eliminate stress and shock to the skier if he or she should fall. COMPATIBILITY: .5-inch diameter threaded fitting fits standard prosthetic wrists. Accepts 3/16-i
The Amoena Affinity 802 is a prosthetic breast form designed for women who have had a mastectomy. It features a contour shape, a hook-and-loop system. This breast form attaches directly to the body and is intended for all-around use. This product comes in a soft case designed for discreet protection during storage or travel. SIZES: 1 - 9 for the left or right. COLOR: Tawny or on a special order basis.
Fishing accessory for amputees. Fits most any fishing reel. Unit replaces terminal device and threads into amputee's wrist prosthesis. Nylon bearing replaces standard reel handle. Turning arm is inserted over nylon bearing to turn reel. Aluminum and stainless steel construction. Weighs 4 oz. May be purchased with Shimano MLX-200 Fast Cast System reel, for one hand casting, with nylon bearing attached. Specify right or left hand. .
The Amputee Golf Grip, model DPAGG, is a terminal device for sports for unilateral below and above elbow amputees. The device has a 1/2-inch threaded fitting that adapts to any standard prosthetic wrist. The device can be used by right- or left-handed amputees or by amputees who use a cross grip. The grip allows for full rotation during the backswing, squared club face at impact, and complete follow-through during the downswing. The grip can be positioned anywhere on the club, and is designed to
APOPPS (the Adjustable Postoperative, Protective and Preparatory System For Transtibial Amputees) is a below-knee training prosthesis designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This adjustable postoperative or preparatory protective socket protects against injury during both early and preparatory stages of rehabilitation, while providing access to bandages and dressings for wound care. It features an adjustable design to accommodate compression and swelling of the wound are
APOPPS-TF (Adjustable Postoperative, Protective and Preparatory System For Transfemoral Amputees) is an above knee training prosthesis designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. The system includes the FLO-TECH-TOR-TF protective socket for post-surgical use, and the UFOS (Universal Frame Outer Socket) preparatory socket for use when the patient is beginning rehabilitation. The FLO-TECH-TOR-TF is a one-piece socket that provides non-ambulatory protection for transfemoral amp
The ArmRX Arm Glove is a cast or prosthesis protector designed to protect upper extremity casts, prostheses, lacerations, surgical sites, or skin conditions from exposure to water while showering. These long, disposable clear polyethylene gloves extend above the elbow and are held in place by two adjustable hook-and-loop straps at the top.
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a prosthetic arm that is controlled by the user’s brain signals, and powered by compressed air for individuals who have had an arm amputated or who are otherwise missing an arm. Undergraduate biomedical engineering students; Thiago Caires and Michal Prywata, from Toronto’s Ryerson University have created the Artificial Muscle-Operated (AMO) Arm. The AMO arm offers a greater range of movement than traditional prostheses, doesn’t require
The Asymmetrical Shape Prosthesis, models 11200, 11202, 11400, and 11401, is a breast form designed for wear by women who have had modified mastectomies. Made of medical-grade silicone for the weight, feel, and flexibility of the natural breast, this prosthesis has a natural soft film cover that clings gently to the skin and a concave back to permit air flow and a comfortable fit. Available in models for the right or the left side, with or without a nipple, this prosthesis fills the upper chest
The Axtion Foot, model 1E56, is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. Made from urethane and carbon, it is a lightweight high function foot for active users. Features include a dynamic heel, a pyramid with an integrated elastomer wedge, and a long carbon fiber toe lever. SIZES: 22 to 31. DIMENSIONS: Profile is 2 1/8 inches. The heel is 0.5-inch high. CAPACITY: 275 pounds. WEIGHT: 13 ounces. WARRANTY: 36 months.
The BiOM is a below knee robotic prosthesis that designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This prosthesis, which includes the foot, ankle, and lower calf, uses robotics to replicate the calf muscles and Achilles tendon. With each step, the BiOM provides a powered push-off which propels the wearer forward. Powered plantar flexion enables the prosthesis to normalize the gait and metabolic demands to those of non-amputees. With its bionic functionality, this prosthesis can r
The C-Leg, model 3C100, is a microprocessor-controlled prosthetic knee designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. For stability, the knee's microprocessors control the knee's hydraulic function 50 times a second. The maxium flexion angle is 125 degrees. The knee is available in standard and knee-disarticulation versions. OPTIONS: Feet approved for use with the C-Leg are models 1D25, 1A30, and 1D10; C-Walk (model 1C40); LuXon Max (model 1E40); Lo Rider (mode 1E57); and the L
The Classic 552, the Classic Light 553, and the Original Classic 350 are prosthetic breast forms designed for women who have had mastectomy. The Classic 552 is an asymmetric breast form that features a concave back designed for greater air flow and comfort. It also offers upper chest and underarm extensions. The Classic Light 553 is a special version of the Classic 552 and is designed for women who require less weight than the conventional breast form. The Original Classic 350 is designed with
The College Park Tres Foot is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. With a full-length toe lever and soft components to articulate inversion/eversion, this dynamic response foot can help restore function for individuals with moderate activity. The foot comes permanently assembled in an integrated foot shell without a Spectra sock. DIMENSIONS: 21 to 30 centimeters long. CAPACITY: 220 pounds. COLOR: Caucasian or brown foot shell. WARRANTY: One year.
The College Park TruPer Foot is a prosthetic foot designed for use by children with lower extremity amputation. This foot provides multi-axial function and dynamic response, and is customizable for each individual child. To accommodate the growth of the child, this prosthesis has interchangeable foreheels and shells, growth plates, and bumpers for two growth ranges. The foot shell has an anatomical shape and a sandal toe. The endoskeletal Sealing Boot and exoskeletal Finishing Ring protect the f
The College Park TruStep Foot is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This prosthesis is multi-axial with rotation, and has a split toe to allow up to a half-inch of independent toe flex during normal use. The foot can be customized to provide a natural gait pattern. DIMENSIONS: 22 to 31 centimeters long. CAPACITY: 352 pounds. COLOR: Caucasian, brown, or jet-black foot shell. WARRANTY: Up to three years.
The College Park Venture Foot is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. The foot has a full-length toe lever and multi-axial, dynamic response, and transverse rotation functions. To fit the individual's gait, it has adjustable plantarflexion-dorsiflexion, inversion-eversion, transverse rotation, and stride control. DIMENSIONS: 21 to 30 centimeters long. CAPACITY: 275 pounds. COLOR: Caucasian, brown, or jet-black foot shell. WARRANTY: Three-year warran
The Contour Series (models 454, 464, 455, 484, & 430) are prosthetic breast forms designed for women who have had a mastectomy. The 454 consists of a symmetrical teardrop shape and can be worn on either the left or right side; it also can be rotated in order to accommodate missing tissue under the arm or in the upper chest wall. The 464 is a symmetric heart-shaped breast form that can be worn on either the left or right side; it is designed with slight upper chest and underarm extensions. Th
Coolz are pediatric footwear and supports designed for use by children with a diagnosis of low muscle tone, cerebral palsy, and developmental delays. Coolz are ideal for toddlers taking their first steps. Features include split sizes, laces, removable inlay, and available in two width fittings.
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a custom prosthetic leg extension for a child with proximal femoral focal deficiency (PFFD). A 5-year-old boy with one leg significantly shorter than the other due to PFFD received a new prosthetic extension designed specifically for him. The boy's traditional prosthesis makes his legs the same length but does not aid in the boy's mobility. The leg created by engineering students at Purdue University uses an innovative gearbox design to
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of custom designed prosthetic legs for amputees. Bespoke Innovations, currently in "prototype and Beta phase", utilizes layering 3D printers to construct personalized prostheses. The user can take part in creating the device, including choosing the look, pattern, and texture. TITLE: Company Creates Personalized Prosthetic Legs. WEBSITE: medGadget. REF: http://www.medgadget.com/archives/2010/12/company_creates_personalized_p....
The DAK Breast Form is a breast prosthesis designed for use by women who have had a masectomy. Forms are made of silicone rubber gel encapsulated in a durable micro-thin polyethylene shell. They have a contoured shape with a discrete raised nipple, and are worn directly inside a bra or bathing suit. They can be washed with a mild soap. COLOR: Pink. GUARANTEE: 30-day money-back guarantee. The unused product may be returned within 30 days for a refund of the product's purchase price, not including
The Delta 30mm Light Carbon Pylon and Delta 30mm Heavy Carbon Pylon are below-knee prothesis components designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. These carbon pylons are used with the Pyramid Plus transtibial system. DIMENSIONS: Diameter is 30 millimeters and the length is 12, 24, or 36 inches. CAPACITY: The capacity of the light carbon pylon is 195 pounds with low activity or 155 pounds with moderate activity. The capacity of the heavy carbon pylon is 250 pounds with low
Distal Pads are socket mounting systems designed to ensure total contact between a leg amputation stump and the prosthetic socket. The bowl-shaped pads are made of non-toxic polyurethane foam. SIZES: Small, medium, large, and extra large. DIMENSIONS: The small pad is 2.75 inches in diameter; the medium is 3.25 inches in diameter, the large is 4 inches in diameter; and the extra large is 4.5 inches in diameter.
---- DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --------- PURPOSE: To create a do-it-yourself below-the-elbow prosthetic device suitable for light-duty activities for individuals with arm amputation in low-income countries. This technique is intended for use by trained prosthetists, it is intended to be performed only using a plaster cast of the residual limb. Step 1: Remove the bottom of the bottle and place over the plaster model. Then apply heat to the lower portion to form the trimline. Step 2: Heat the bottle un
The E-Z Hook Tension Band Applier is a hand-held prosthesis accessory designed to allow upper extremity amputees to apply tension bands to their hooks.
The Elan is a prosthetic foot with ankle system designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This prosthetic foot and ankle system has microprocessor controlled terrain response system that provides adaptive dorsiflexion and plantar flexion and variable response to speed changes. Sensors continuously monitor environmental feedback and the algorithm-based system changes the foot characteristics to offer the safest, most comfortable, and energy efficient configuration of the El
--- DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --------- PURPOSE: To create a do-it-yourself prosthetic for individuals with upper limb amputation and/or disabilities to use to play lacrosse. Originally developed as part of the Engineering Design and Communication (EDC) class at Northwestern University, The EZ-Scoop 2010 is do-it-yourself prosthetic that enables individuals with upper limb amputation and/or disabilities to catch, throw, scoop, cradle, and check a ball while playing lacrosse. The device consists of t
The Flex-Foot Modular III is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This lightweight prosthesis is made of 100 percent carbon fiber, and provides 95 percent energy storage and return. The prosthesis is available with a low heel or high heel. SIZES: Available in sizes 22 to 30, categories 1 to 9. DIMENSIONS: Heel height is 3/8 or 0.75 inch. This prosthetic requires 9 inches of clearance from the ground to the distal end of the socket. CAPACITY: 365 poun
Custom foot, hand or face prostheses. Fabricated of silicone, each prosthesis is sculpted and painted to match. The finish is resistant to stains such as ballpoint pen ink and newsprint. Facial prostheses use medical adhesives, hand and foot prostheses stay on due to tight fit. Cleaned with hot water and soap. Molds and final painting are done in local prosthetics shop. Require 2 to 5 days for fabrication. Life Like Laboratory maintains are molds for 15 years in order to fabricate less expensive
The Freestyle Terminal Swimming Device, model FSTSD 2, is a recreational accessory designed for use by individuals with upper extremity amputation. It is designed to be used with a custom swimming prosthesis for those interested in high performance or competitive swimming capability. The design mimics a folding wing to reduce resistance during stroke recovery, but flares open to provide maximum resistance during the power stroke. The device can be rotated to optimize various swimming strokes and
The Grip I (GP1000) and Grip II (GP2000) are body-powered terminal devices for prosthetic wrists. Grip I is for adults only with large hands and below the elbow amputation. Grip II is for children (approximately 11 years or older) and adults with average hand size, wrist disarticulates, below the elbow amputations and partial hand. The Grips feature cable operated voluntary closing, pull-to-close prehensile action, and "active" neuro-muscular system participation. The range of gripping forces is
The Hands Free Tool Changing Station, model RCH06-0N2, is a prosthetic accessory and terminal device changing station designed for use by individuals with upper extremity amputation who use hand prostheses. This unit enables the user to change upper extremity prosthetic terminal devices without the use of hands. The unit has three Acidel Delran tool holders made of 316 stainless steel mounted on a single base. DIMENSIONS: Base is 7.88 x 8.38 inches; tool holders are 2 inches tall.
The Heavy Duty Passive Hook, model PH02-0N2, is a terminal device designed for use by individuals with upper extremity amputation. This terminal device helps the user to work out on an exercise machine. It attaches to an N-Abler II or Wrist Unit with 0.5-inch 20 female threads. It comes as a single unit in one standard size. The hook is a plastic coated 0.5-inch 316 stainless steel bar, connected to a standard N-Abler shank or a 0.5-inch 20 threaded shank of 316 stainless steel.
The Hi-Fly Fielder is a flexible mesh pocket for catching balls either forehanded or backhanded, eliminating the need for wrist or forearm rotation. Pocket is sized for baseballs or softballs. 1/2 inch threaded fitting adapts to any standard prosthetic wrist. Rotates with adjustable friction to accommodate varying field siturations. Padded leather edging. the Power Swing Ring installs into the bottom end of a wooden bat, accommodating any style prehensor finger or thumb; swivels to duplicate "wr
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom prototype of homemade leg prosthesis for an Afghan boy who lost both legs due to an improvised explosive device (IED). A team of U.S. Army soldiers developed a custom prototype for an eight-year-old boy who lost both legs, with the idea that locals should be able to make their own prostheses so that people injured by mines and bombs can get on their feet quickly, without having to wait for a distant charity to help. The prototype consisted of
The Hosmer Baseball Glove Attachment is a terminal device for sports designed to allow a firm gripping action between the thumb and forefinger when using a baseball glove. The device has knobs on the fingers to allow the glove to be securely attached. The glove attachment is available in either right or left hand models. DIMENSIONS: Standard 1/2-20 stud; 9.5 inches long. WEIGHT: 10.5 ounces.
The Hosmer Bowling Attachment is a terminal device for sports that has a neoprene expansion sleeve at the end of the device that is under constant spring compression which causes it to expand and hold a bowling ball. The same action used to operate a conventional prosthetic hook causes the device to release the bowling ball. DIMENSIONS: 4.5 inches long; has a standard 1/2-20 stud.
The i-LIMB Hand is a myoelectric prosthetic hand designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities and hand amputees. The i-LIMB Hand can closely reflect the grasping action of a human hand through the articulating fingers able to close tightly around objects. Built-in stall detection tells each individual finger when it has sufficient grip on an object and, therefore, when to stop powering. Individual fingers lock into position until the user triggers an open signal through a mu
The i-LIMB Pulse is a myoelectric prosthetic hand designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities and hand amputees. The i-LIMB Pulse features five articulating digits that closely reflect the grasping action of a human hand. It includes BioSim, a software toolset for clinical practitioners that features a selection of various control strategies such as dual- and single-site electrode options and real-time assessment of the user's myoelectric impulses. BioSim also enables and d
The iARM is a robotic arm designed for use by individuals with upper extremity amputation, severe physical or upper extremity disabilities, or spinal cord injury. The iARM is designed to perform the functions of an arm and hand, including grasping objects using a gripper and moving those objects once they are held. Common arm positions may be stored to easily regain frequent positions. The iARM can lift up to 1.5 kilograms (kg). Using the optional bracket, the iARM can be attached to a powered w
The Impulse Foot is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. The foot consists of a composite foot plate attached to a recessed Kevlar/nylon keel, and can be used for endoskeletal, exoskeletal, or Symes applications. It is available with five levels of toe resistance (very low, low, regular, high, or very high), and comes with a shaped foam ankle and three heel inserts (one each with soft, medium, and firm density). OPTIONS: Titanium foot pyramid; multia
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Replacement for the standard cable housing for upper extremity prosthesis which fray easily and leave black marks on clothing where lubricant seeps out. A piece of 3/16 inch high pressure nylon tubing is substituted for the conventional wire sound cable housing. A standard light duty wire cable is inserted in the cable housing and Teflon lubricant is inserted at the upper end of the plastic tubing. Cable movement and gravity will cause the lubricant to
The Leisure Teardrop 317 is a prosthetic breast form designed for women who have had a mastectomy. This breast form can be worn on either side of the body and is designed to provide greater comfort for sports, gardening and other leisure activities. It has a light weight silicone form and a permanent fabric covering. SIZES: 1 to 11. COLORS: Tawny or on a special order basis.
The Lightweight Silicone Prosthesis, model 2361, is a breast form designed for use by women who have had masectomies. This whipped silicone form is extra soft to create a lower center of gravity that matches the drape of the mature breast. The rounded side wings help it fit the curve of the bra cup. OPTIONS: Extra cover (model 2363). SIZES: Even sizes 28 to 54.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Modification of a SACH prosthetic foot to allow a pilot with a lower limb amputation to operate the rudder pedal of an airplane without the foot hitting the brake pedal. Describes and pictures a modification to the SACH foot ( intended to be used with the "Hydra-Cadence" above-knee prosthesis) which allows the forefoot to be easily removed for flying and reattached for walking. Foot designed and built by the Navy Prosthetic Research Laboratory, Naval R
The Multiflex is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This foot provides users at Activity Levels 1 or 2 with comfortable multi-axial motion, which enhances stability. The low profile design with a "sandal" toe provides a more natural appearance. The multi-axial function can be enhanced by appropriate selection of the optimal ankle ball and snubber combination. OPTIONS: Multiflex Ankle Standard 30 or 35 millimeters; Multiflex Ankle Pyramid. SIZES: St
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a prosthesis for individuals with lower limb amputation for use at the beach and for swimming. Murr-ma is a specialized prosthesis that enables individuals with lower limb amputation to enjoy beach activities and swimming. Inspired by the dorsal fin of the sailfish, this prosthesis has fins attached to its carbon fiber center post to channel water flowing alongside the post and out at the sides, providing the wearer with the necessary th
MyoBoy, model 757M11, is an assessment and training system designed for use by individuals with upper extremity amputation who are being fitted for an Otto Bock myoelectric prosthetic hand (see entry). The system enables a prosthetist to conduct realistic tests of muscle tension and gather data that can be used to adjust the electrodes on the myoelectric hand. The system documents the individual's muscle signal strength so the prosthetist can track results and print data sheets. The included My
The N-Abler I is a terminal device for an upper extremity prosthetic designed to enable individuals with upper extremity amputation to utilize tools and utensils. Designed for use by stronger individuals with unilateral below the elbow amputation, this device is made of anodized aircraft aluminum and fits standard wrist units. Features include 360-degree rotation, 60-degree range of motion, quick-release spring-loaded friction quick disconnect. OPTIONS: Attachable cutlery, kitchen tools, gardeni
The N-Abler II is a terminal device for an upper extremity prosthetic designed to enable individuals with upper extremity amputation to utilize tools and utensils. This device is made of anodized aircraft aluminum and fits standard wrist units. This unit can also be used with the N-Abler III Wrist/Hand Orthotic (see entry) by individuals without an amputation who have hand wealness or disabilities. Features include 360-degree rotation, 60-degree range of motion, quick-release positive locking q
The N-Abler III Wrist/Hand Orthotic (W.H.O.) is a hand orthosis designed to enable individuals with upper extremity amputation or disability to utilize tools and utensils. Available in a soft model or a carbon fiber model, this device can be used with the N-Abler II (not included; see entry) by individuals with prosthetics or by individuals without prosthetics. OPTIONS: Attachable cutlery, kitchen tools, eating utensils, gardening tools, sports equipment (hunting, fishing, golf, and weightliftin
The NeuroControl Freehand System is a myoelectric prosthetic hand designed for use by individuals who have quadriplegia as a result of a spinal cord injury and have some use of an upper arm or shoulder. The system is an implanted medical device which enables many with quadriplegia to regain the use of a paralyzed hand. It combines neural prosthetics, using electrical stimulation to replace the original nerve impulses whose pathway is interrupted by spinal cord injury, with conventional reconstru
Nouvelle 701 is a prosthetic breast form designed for women who have had a mastectomy. It features a two-layer design, a silicone gel back, and an even distribution of weight for a light fit. This breast form is designed to adapt swiftly to any body temperature and comes in a soft case for discreet protection during storage or travel. SIZES: 1-12 left/right. COLOR: Tawny or on a special order basis.
The NY Electric Elbow is an externally powered prosthetic elbow for adults or children. This prosthesis is inter-changeable with the Hosmer E 400 and E 200 elbows. The elbow flexion/extension range is 5 to 135 degrees; lift time for 5 to 135 degrees is 4.5 seconds for 24 inch pounds, and 1.2 seconds for 0 inch pounds; the stall is 30 inch pounds; break away is 15 to 20 foot pounds. This elbow is compatible with the NY Prehension Actuator and Michigan Electric Hook. POWER: Power pack requires fou
The Onyx Foot is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This dynamic pylon, multi-axial foot has 4 degrees of plantar-dorsiflexion angle alignment, with adjustable stride control to fine-tune foot stiffness from heel strike to heel off. CAPACITY: 275 pounds. COLOR: Caucasian, brown, or jet black foot shell. WARRANTY: 3 years.
The Otto Bock Electric Wrist Rotator, model 10S17, is an electronic wrist rotator designed for use by individuals with upper extremity amputation. This device provides electrical rotation of the Otto Bock System Electric Hand or Greifer. The 6- or 7.2-volt device is controlled electrically with the model 13E205 MyoRotronic controller (see separate entry).
The Otto Bock MyoRotronic, model 13E205, is a myoelectronic wrist controller designed for use by individuals with upper extremity amputation. This device is for electrical control of the model 10S17 Electric Wrist Rotator with 13E183 Buzzer. It enables electrical pronation and supination as well as opening and closing of the hand with one or two 13E200/13E202/13E68 MyoBock Electrodes or a combination of one 13E200/13E202 Electrode and a 9X50/9X52 Linear Transducer. The unit has five different pr
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a prosthetic leg that addresses the unique needs of women with leg amputation. Outfeet is a prosthetic limb designed to replicate the look and workings of the female silhouette and muscle structure. Outfeet aims to be not only a medical device but a fashion accessory as well. The leg has bones and flexible skins that can be stretched onto its carbon fiber body. The body gives Outfeet the volume and silhouette of a leg without compromisin
The Oval-Shape Breast Form, model 11537, is a breast form designed for wear by women who have had mastectomies. This oval-shaped prosthesis has a flat back and is made of waterproof silicone, covered with polyurethane film. SIZES: Even sizes 32 to 48. warranty.
Partial Breast Forms are breast forms designed for use by women who have had conservative breast surgery. These partial external forms are made from silicone and can be incorporated into a bra or attached directly to the skin using a suitable adhesive. Forms are symmetrical for use on either the left or right side, and are available in three different shapes: semi-circle (model 2469); long oval (model 2470); or short oval (model 2471).
The Pathfinder II Foot is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. The foot has a toe spring, a foot plate, and a pneumatic heel spring, all connected in a triangular configuration to provide shock absorption during heel strike without diminishing the energy return of the toe spring. The foot is for moderate to high activity (U.S. levels 3 and 4), and comes with a high activity foot shell, Spectra sock, proximal adapter, hand pump, removal tool, and valv
The Pear Shaped Breast Form, model 2358, is a breast form designed for wear by women who have had mastectomies. Lightweight for leisure wear, this pear-shaped prosthesis with a concave back is made of fabric-covered molded polyurethane. SIZES: S (32-34), M (36-38), L (40-42), or XL (44-46). COLOR: Nude.
Personally 651 is a prosthetic breast form designed for women who have had a mastectomy. It features a two layer design with a soft front layer and a firm back layer designed to simulate the muscle tissue. It offers a comfortable and supportive fit and is designed to be especially soft. SIZES: 0 - 12 for the left or right. COLOR: Tawny or on a special order basis.
The Power Knee is a powered bionic knee prosthesis designed for use by individuals with above-knee amputation. This bionic knee replaces concentric muscle activity of the quadriceps to bend and straighten the knee. Working as an integrated extension of its user, it synchronizes motion with that of the sound leg. When walking on level ground, the user is gently propelled forward, allowing greater distances to be covered without tiring, while pelvic rotation is enhanced for a more natural gait. On
Adjustable AK socket for lightweight, interim prosthesis. Polypropylene, vacuum formed, 3 Velcro straps. Polycarbonate plate and screws included to attach to USMC modular system or Otto Bock modular system. Left or right. Small, medium, large, extra large. Lengths, 8 or 11 inches.
The Pro-Terry Prostethic Arm Sox are socks designed to provide maximum moisture absorbtion and breathability. They are made of cotton with lycra to maintain shape, and fully terry lined. DIMENSIONS: 16 inches long, approximately 3-ply thickness. SIZE: One size fits all (##A1 Arm equivalent). COLOR: Natural.
ProDigits are myoelectric prosthetic fingers designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities and partial hand amputees. ProDigit fingers can be used to replace all five fingers (including the thumb) or any set of consecutive fingers. The fingers are mounted on a custom molded base that fits over the hand. Each finger has an individually powered motor and works with other fingers (natural and prosthetic) to produce a grasping action that closely reflects that of the human hand.
The Proprio Foot is a bionic prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This intelligent foot module for transtibial amputees provides a more balanced and symmetric gait as it responds to changing terrain, stairs, and slopes with automatic ankle flexion. Accelerometer technology tracks the path of the ankle through space, timing gait characteristics and events, including heel strike and toe off. For each stride, the device constructs its path by continuousl
The Prosthetic Sheath, model 79000, is designed with an open mesh construction which conforms to shape while allowing for needed ventilation. Made of stretchable nylon and polyester, it is designed to prevent any looseness that might cause soreness or discomfort. The top area of the sheath is designed with a turned welt construction intended for added strength while the toe area is reinforced. White in color, it is available in three lengths for below the knee application. SIZES: Short (10-14 in
The Pyramid Perfect System is an endoskeletal pylon and ankle designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. The system is machined from solid titanium billet with non-corrosive fasteners, and allows the use of a larger diameter clamping screw to prevent stripping or breaking. Components include a tube clamp with fixed carbon or aluminum pylon, a demountable tube clamp, and a Sach foot adapter. OPTIONS: Components can be purchased separately. Demountable Tube Clamp, $77.95; Tub
The Pyramid Plus Transtibial System is an endoskeletal pylon and ankle designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. With this system, adjustments for slide, rotation, and angulation can be done externally and independently of each other, allowing them to be made without removal of the prosthesis. The system can be used for both thermoplastic and laminated socket applications. Model PPS1 features a demountable clamp coupler with a heavy 12-inch carbon pylon and a carbon compos
The Quantum Foot is a prosthetic foot designed with a natural appearing, flexible outer shell and an energy storing inner spring module. SIZES: Available in shoe sizes 4.5 to 12, wide and narrow widths. Spring strength is matched to the wearer's weight and activity level. Fits into most shoe styles.
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a real-time prosthetic socket monitoring device for individuals with lower limb disabilities and/or amputation. University of Washington (UW) engineers have developed a device that tracks how much a person's limb swells and shrinks when inside a prosthetic socket. The portable real-time prosthetic socket monitoring device measures the percentage increase or decrease of fluid volume in the prosthetic user's limb by receiving data from sma
Renegade and Renegade LP (Low Profile) are prosthetic feet designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This foot prosthesis has a carbon-fiber Z-shaped heel for vertical shock deflection, with a full-length sole plate and an integral male pyramid connector. Through active tibial progression, energy is absorbed and redirected, helping the user walk or run more smoothly. The foot is available in stiffness categories from 1 to 9. DIMENSIONS: Standard lengths are 22, 23, 24, 25,
The Rheo Knee is a knee prosthesis designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This knee has a microprocessor-controlled swing and stance for natural
and efficient motion. High speed load cells accumulate information through the gait cycle, and this information is combined with data from the angle sensor to build up a profile of the user’s gait. Data from the sensors is received continually by a Dynamic Learning Matrix
Algorithm (DLMA), which matches the live data input to s
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a prosthetic hand for a child born without fingers on his right hand and an individual who lost four fingers in an accident. Richard Van As, a developer from South Africa, developed a a prosthetic replacement for his hand that had already lost four fingers in an accident. Working alongside Washington-based prop manufacturer Ivan Owen, they created the "Robohand," which has also been fitted on a five-year old child in South Africa. This b
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a robotic arm prosthesis with tactile sensors for use by individuals with paralysis, amputation, or mobility disabilities. Researchers at Georgia Tech are developing a new technology that allows an individual with quadriplegia to use a robot to perform tasks such as pulling a blanket over themselves and grabbing a cloth to wipe their face. This robotic arm prosthesis is unique as it was created with tactile sensing material across its en
This Rollz 2-in-1 Transporter is designed for individuals who find it difficult to walk but can walk with the proper walking aid. This 2-in-1 transported is a walker and a wheelchair. The handles turn around to where they are supposed to be for an aid whom pushes the wheelchair. The handles turn back around to where they are supposed to be for using this product as a walker. It crosses doorsteps and curbs easily. Folds up easily to pack in the trunk or closet. Front wheels swivel 360 degrees. Fo
The S.A.F.E. Foot I and S.A.F.E. Foot II are prosthetic feet for adults and children with a flexible urethane foam keel and lightweight outer foam body. They feature hard rock Eastern maple bolt block, large attachment screw, a plantar fascia band, long plantar ligament band and plantar straps to allow the foot to simulate dorsiflexion, plantar flexion, inversion, eversion, and transverse rotation about the long axis of the leg. SIZES: S.A.F.E. I (without toes) is 22 through 30 centimeters (cm)
The Seattle Ankle is a lightweight, endoskeletal pylon and ankle combination designed to provides plantar and dorsi-flexion for indiviudals who have a lower limb amputation. It is available with or without the watercut and provides excellent resilience without transmission of shock for a smooth dynamic gait. This particular ankle prosthetic meets the endoskeletal setup requirements of the Seattle Foot, Seattle Lightfoot and the Seattle Natural Foot (see separate entries). DIMENSIONS: Foot Size R
The Seattle Ankle Block is designed for the exoskeletal setup of the Child'sPlay, Seattle Foot, and Seattle LightFoot for individuals with lower limb amputations. It is lightweight, easily shaped, and made of high strength rigid polyurethane foam surrounding a nylon core. It is designed to be durable to withstand the forces imposed by dynamic response feet. DIMENSIONS: For model SAB320: foot size range 22 to 29 centimeters, minimum clearance 6.1 inches. For model SAB310 (low profile): foot size
Foot adapter captures toe-out during dynamic alignment with the Berkeley jig, aiding in correct positioning of the ankle block.
Seattle Child's Play is a lightweight, energy storing prosthetic foot for children who are a below ankle amputee. It is designed to reflect the natural appearance of a child's maturing foor. It also offers the low shock resilience of the Delrin II keel to young, growing amputees. This prosthetic meets the requirements for young amputees of all activity levels and is appropriate for use by unilateral and bilateral lower limb extremity amputees, Syme level and higher. DIMENSIONS: Available in size
The Seattle Dynamic Pylon is an endoskeletal pylon and ankle prosthesis designed to create a smooth, dynamic gait for individuals of all activity levels who are lower extremity amputees. They combine strength of carbon with the flexibilty and low shock transmission of nylon. Designed to be used with the Seattle "Light" Limb System, the dynamic pylons are lightweight and can be adjusted both proximally and distally using Seattle Titanium Clamp Adaptors (see separate entry). These pylons are ideal
The Seattle Endoskeletal Cosmesis is a cosmetic cover prosthetic for individuals who are lower extremity amputees. The universal leg cosmesis is durable for permanent below knee application, yet is also appropriate for temporary use. It is with a durable urethane foam design, is water resistant and matches proximal cosmesis of Seattle Foots, Models SLF130, SLF135, and SNF150 (See separate entries). DIMENSIONS: Available in 10.25 inch heigh for foot sizes 22-26 centimeters, and 15.5 inch height f
The Seattle Foot is a cosmetic, energy storing prosthetic foot for individuals with a below ankle amputee. They are designed to be asthetically pleasing while providing comfort and support in a lightweight design. Advanced urethane composites for the Toe Pds, Delrin for the patented keel design, and customized proprietary foam are combined to form the lifelike cosmesis. Model SFH110 is the Lifecast style and model SFH120 is Ladies. DIMENSIONS: Lifecast: Heel height is .75 inches (1.9 centimeters
Designed for use with the Seattle Lightfoot when clearance is insufficient for use of the Seattle Block, but excessive for a Syme Nut. Exterior of the nylon core is convoluted and abrasive etched for secure adhesion of the laminate. After cutting to length, the core is laminated directly to the socket, and fabrication is finished conventionally using rigid urethane foam and stockinette.
Seattle LightFoot is a prosthetic foot designed for all ages and activity levels for individuals with a lower extremity amputation. This prosthetic features the Delrin II dynamic keel response; slim, sculpted, natural cosmesis; and a lightweight design. It is appropriate for use by unilateral and bilateral amputees, syme level and higher, and it is interchangeable with the 0.75 inch Seattle Lightfoot. DIMENSIONS: Available in sizes from 22 to 30 centimeters (8-5/8 to 11.75 inches), and in widths
Spacers may be used during alignment of a limb using the Seattle Lightfoot in order to elevate the pylon for adjustment access. On completion of alignment, the spacer is removed and the pylon replaced with one lengthened by the heihgt of the spacer used. May also be used to adapt an existing exoskeletal limb to the Seattle Lightfoot for trial purposes prior to new fabrication using the Seattle Ankle Block.
Seattle Foot Mounting Bolts are selected for mechanical properties consistent with the requirements of dynamic reponse feet. Available in a variety of threads and lengths depending on application.
The Seattle Natural Foot is a prosthetic foot designed as an alternative to the SACH foot for individuals with a lower extremity amputation. It has the performance characteristics of a compliant foot plus the additional benefits of cosmetic appeal and less weight, blended to perform naturally. This prosthetic foot features compliant keel for excellent roll-over during walking. The Natural Foot is appropriately designed for unilateral or bilateral lower extremity amputees of all ages with low to
The Seattle Select Flared Pylons are endoskeletal pylon and ankle prostheses designed to multiaxial flexibility for individuals who have lower extremity amputations. They are made of flexible carbon blend composites and provide six performance options to customize for each patient. The pylons feature angular adjustment at the distal foot interface and eliminate the need for additional attachment devices. Flexibility is optimized when used with the Seattle Foot, Seattle LightFoot, and the Seattle
The Seattle Select Pylon is an endoskeletal pylon and ankle prostethic designed to provide a smooth dynamic gait for individuals with a below hnee or above knee amputation. They are made of a carbon composite featuring a flexible, dynamic carbon ankle system. The Select Pylons are strong yet featherweight with six different performance options, or "flexes" to provide optimal flexibility and strength for a wide spectrum of patient weights and activities. Using the Seattle titanium or stainless st
Lightweight socket adapter provides up to 6 degrees anterior-posterior and medial-lateral pylon angulation. Can be fitted to laminated and thermoformed sockets and is compatible with the Seattle Ankle and other 30mm endoskeletal systems. Thermoformed construction requires the Seattle mounting plate. the Seattle mounting plate provides a lightweight mounting fixture for the Seattle socket adapter and many other socket adapters.
The Seattle Stainless Steel Components is a socket mounting system designed to be used in endoskeletal construction with Seattle Limb Systems. The system includes the Seattle S.S. Socket Pyramid, the Seattle S.S. Clamp Adaptor, and the Seattle S.S. Foot Pyramid. The Socket Pyramid uses the standard 4-hole mounting pattern and is compatible with the Seattle Laminating Block and the Seattle Mounting Plate. The Clamp Adaptor effectively holds nylon, composite and aluminum 30 mm pylons and provides
Designed for the Seattle Lightfoot and Child's Play, the Seattle Lightfoot for Children. the Seattle Syme Nut provides secure attachment to the socket and solid support for the keel when fitting a Syme amputee. Aluminum alloy with an abrasive etched finish for adhesion to the laminate.
Seattle Titanium Components is a socket mounting system designed to be used in endoskeletal construction with the Seattle "Light" Limb System for individuals with lower extremity prosthetics. The system includes the Seattle Socket Pyramid, Seattle Clamp Adaptor, and the Seattle Foot Pyramid. They are manufactured using sintered titanium, so they are strong, yet lightweight. The Socket Pyramid uses the standard 4-hole mounting pattern and is compatible with the Seattle Laminating Block and the Se
The Senator Prosthetic Foot is a lightweight prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This lightweight composite foot enables low to moderately active K3 level amputees to ambulate at varied speeds and participate in daily activities such as bicycling, golfing, hiking, and light jogging. The energy-returning foot facilitates a smooth stride so users can walk farther and faster using less energy. Simulated ankle motion provides a stable base of support thro
SensorHand Speed is a myoelectric prosthetic hand designed for use by individuals with upper extremity amputation. The hand can be opened and closed at speeds from 15 to 300 millimeters per second. To keep held objects from slipping, an AutoGrasp feature monitors the hand's grip force and changes the grip as needed. AutoGrasp can also be turned off. The hand comes with either a Lamination Ring or a Quick Disconnect Wrist for terminal device changes. A slip-clutch allows the user to release the h
Sil Skin is a cosmetic cover for a prosthetic leg designed to cover the foot and leg while allowing full flexion of the knee and ankle joints. The cover resembles skin in appearance and texture, and is made of a tear and stain resistant elastic that wipes clean and does not absorb water. The silicone skin slips over a thin nylon stocking which covers cosmetic foam layer. SIZES: Available in five sizes. COLOR: Light or dark brown.
The Ski Hand/Fishing Hand is a terminal device for sports made of molded silicone rubber that resembles a closed hand. The opening will hold a ski pole or a fishing pole. The rubber will remain pliable in sub-zero temperatures. DIMENSIONS: Standard 1/2-20 stud.
Smart Pyramid and Compas together form a computerized gait analysis and alignment tool designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. The system consist of hardware with embedded sensors (Smart Pyramid) that is integrated into the leg prosthesis, with an attached adaptor that uses Bluetooth to communicate wirelessly with automatic gait analysis software (Compas) on a personal computer (PC) or personal digital assistant (PDA). The adaptor attaches to any socket using the Euro fo
The Soft Secret Silicone Breast Prosthesis is a breast form designed for women who have undergone a mastectomy. The triangular, symetrical prosthesis matches the natural breast in contour, softness, and mobility. The moderate weight creates a natural drape that closely matches a mature breast. Available with or without an internal colored nipple, the prosthesis includes a comfortable cloth cover that will not slip or twist. SIZES: 1 through 12.
The Soft-Touch Grip III is a body powered terminal device for a prosthetic arm designed to by used by children aged 11 to adult with wrist disarticulate, below-elbow amputation, elbow disarticulate, or above-elbow amputation. The grip may be used as a complement for users of the Grip I or Grip II (see separate entries) or for amputees using myo-electric hands or split hooks who wish to have a better performing prothesis. This cable operated, voluntary closing prehensile action device is made of
The Spectra Prosthetic Cable or "Turbo Twine" is a high performance synthetic braided cable designed for light or medium duty prosthetic applications. It may act as a replacement for dacron line or lightweight stainless steel cables. The cable is composed of ultra high molecular weight polyethylene fibers. This material has a natural "lubricity" which makes it an ideal low friction cable alternative. Spectra is installed into standard cable housings and utilizes custom fittings, but will NOT wor
Spoonful is a prototype of an aid for children with cerebral palsy or any other moving disabilities. It is an automated spoon that picks up the food from the table and feeds the person.
Sugru is a self-setting rubber that can be formed by hand. It molds like play-dough, bonds to myriad materials and turns into a strong, flexible silicone rubber within 24 hours. It can be used for many do it yourself projects to assist people with disabilities, such as making a dial suit arthritic fingers, add tactile grip to a 3D printed prosthetic, pad sharp edges on wheelchairs, etc. Other uses can be found at: http://sugru.com/great-for/disability
The Super Sport is a passive terminal device for a prosthetic arm for use by individuals with below-elbow, elbow disarticulates, and long above-elbow amputation in sports/recreational and domestic activities, and in vocational situations dealing with materials handling and manipulation of products which are fragile or have marrable surfaces (veneers, formica, glass, etc). The devices are made of soft, pliable, non-toxic synthetic rubber with a stainless steel and aluminum core. The shape of the
The Syme Foot, S.A.F.E. I, and S.A.F.E. Syme II are prosthetic feet made of flexible urethane foam keel and lightweight outer foam. Features of these prostheses include a plantar fascia band, long plantar ligament band and plantar straps that allow the foot to simulate dorsiflexion, plantar flexion inversion, eversion, and transverse rotation about the long axis of the leg. The units also have a hollow socket, heavy duty aluminum socket plate and socket plate retainer band. The S.A.F.E. I does n
The Symmetrical Shape Demi Breast Form, model 2360, is a breast form designed for wear by women who have had lumpectomies. Made of silicone gel covered in polyurethane, this form has a symmetrical shape and a deep concave back and can be fiitted on the right or left side. SIZES: Even sizes 32 to 46.
The Teardrop Shape Prosthesis, models 1149 and 11441, is a breast form designed for wear by women who have had mastectomies. Made of medical-grade silicone for the weight, feel, and flexibility of the natural breast, this prosthesis has a natural soft film cover that clings gently to the skin and a concave back to permit air flow and a comfortable fit. It can be worn horizontally or vertically on the right or left side, and is available with (1149) or without (11441) a nipple. OPTIONS: Extra cov
The Trailblazer MA (Multiaxial Ankle) Foot is a prosthetic foot designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. This foot prosthesis combines a composite foot with a high-activity multiaxial ankle. Ankle movement can be customized by use of a flexion ring over the neck of the ankle pyramid. The foot also comes with a high-activity foot shell with sole reinforcement, a Spectra sock, one of three heel spring options (soft, medium, or firm), toe springs, and three flexion rings. DI
The Transcarpal Hand DMC (Dynamic Mode Control) Plus, model 8E44, is a myoelectric prosthetic hand designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Grip speed is variable from 15 to 130 millimeters per second. The high maximum grip speed and the balance of grip force and speed allow the user to experience more physiological gripping. The control contains both the original DMC control and the DMC plus mode, which includes a virtual hand switch. After gripping once with maximum g
The Tria 444 is a prosthetic breast form designed for women who have had a mastectomy. With its triangular shape, this symmetrical breast form can be worn on either side. Its underarm extension is minimized in order to fit the latest surgical techniques of retaining more underarm tissue. It also features a lengthen upper extension designed to provide a better fit. SIZE: 1 to 12. COLOR: Tawny or on a special order basis.
The Triangle Shaped Breast Form, model 2364, is a breast form designed for wear by women who have had mastectomies. Lightweight for leisure wear, this external symetrical prosthesis has a concave back and can be worn on the right or the left side. It is made of fabric-covered molded polyurethane. SIZES: Small (32 to 34), medium (36 to 38), large (40 to 42), or extra large (44 to 46). COLOR: Nude.
The Universal Offset Pyramid Adapter is a foot adapter designed for use by individuals with lower extremity amputation. These titanium alloy adapters have a low profile and a standard Euro four-hole bolt pattern, with a female (model UOPA-F) or male (model UOPA-M) socket configuration. CAPACITY: Low activity level, 250 pounds; moderate activity level, 220 pounds; and high activity level, 185 pounds.
The Utah Artificial Arm for above elbow amputations. Small, high- performance preamplifiers are used to monitor muscle activity and provide control inputs to the Arm. The prosthesis can actively lift two pounds and, when locked, support loads of up to fifty pounds. Two battery chargers and five back-up battery modules are supplied with each system. All essential internal components are modular for easy access and replacement. The prosthesis can be fitted with either an electric MyoBock hand or G
Control system for prosthetic hand. Small, high performance preamplifiers used to monitor muscle activity and provide control inputs to the hand and optional wrist rotator. Used with MyoBock hand, Greifer, or any other electric hand adapted for use with the system. Sensitive to small EMG signals; has proportional control and may be adjusted for a wide variety of muscle conditions. May be operated with either 9 volt battery, or Otto Bock rechargeable 6 volt battery.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Wrench adapter to assist farmers who have had one arm amputated to tighten or loosen nuts and bolts that require the use of two wrenches. Adapter fits a standard Dorance ##7 hook; the holding accessory can be fabricated from steel, drill rod, or plain cold roll steel; square clamping shaft that fits into the hook can be either welded or screwed into the clamping body and locked with a set screw to the proper position. COMMENTS: Full Scale blueprints ar
The X-Finger is a mechanical prosthetic finger designed for use by individuals with upper extremity amputation. This body-powered finger articulates when the user moves the residual finger or an opposing finger. Its phalanges follow the natural bending pattern of a finger, allowing the user to operate the prosthesis using the same cognitive processes previously used to articulate the finger. All of the components of the assembly fit within the confines of a silicone finger sheath, which bends in