Pantyhose prosthesis

A cosmetic alternative

Stanley F. Wainapel, C. Reteguiz, J. Burton

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Abstract

A cosmetic prosthesis for the nonambulatory patient with unilateral or bilateral above-knee amputation is described. This device can be made with minimal cost and difficulty, and it offers advantages of durability, flexibility, and excellent appearance. Cosmetic prostheses for patients with below-knee or hip disarticulation amputations can be made in a similar manner.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)338-340
Number of pages3
JournalArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Volume65
Issue number6
StatePublished - 1984
Externally publishedYes

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Amputation
Cosmetics
Prostheses and Implants
Knee
Disarticulation
Hip
Costs and Cost Analysis
Equipment and Supplies

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  • Rehabilitation

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Pantyhose prosthesis : A cosmetic alternative. / Wainapel, Stanley F.; Reteguiz, C.; Burton, J.

In: Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Vol. 65, No. 6, 1984, p. 338-340.

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