Below Elbow Prosthesis: The Different Types

An arm prosthesis below the elbow is called a Transradial prosthetic. They have been designed to assist the user by replacing the function, as much as possible, of a missing arm. Each arm prosthesis has a specific purpose and will be built differently. The different types of below the elbow prostheses include:

How Do You Clean A Prosthetic Leg?

Keeping your prosthetic clean is imperative, as the residual limb will be prone to friction-related skin conditions as is, never mind adding in the complication of infection. Ensuring that your prosthetic leg is properly maintained will ensure its longevity, and keep it looking well kept. It’s also important to ensure that your prosthetic liners are cleaned regularly!