Upper Limb Prosthetics

Body powered prostheses:


HOOK:
 
A below elbow arm amputee demonstrates how to don and operate his body powered prosthetic hook.
 
http://www.wonderhowto.com/how-to-body-powered-prosthetic-hook-arm-amputees-267291/
 
Operating a body powered hook: 
http://www.youtube.com/user/theguywiththehook#p/a/u/0/2jWFQbI_fAw

 How tension is set on a voluntary opening TD  
 
http://www.wonderhowto.com/how-to-change-hook-bands-prosthetic-maintenance-267287/

 Video demonstrating how to close a voluntary closing hook:  
 
http://www.wonderhowto.com/how-to-close-hook-prosthetic-below-elbow-arm-263781/view/   

 Body powered hook info: 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b3HNq1tCd4E&feature=related

How to tie a tie and dress:  
http://www.wonderhowto.com/how-to-tie-tie-dress-prosthetic-arm-amputee-267282/
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XiL113hvleI&NR=1

Tying shoes: 
http://www.wonderhowto.com/how-to-tie-shoelaces-prosthetic-arm-amputees-267283/
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nXgtJBce0H4&feature=rec-LGOUT-exp_fresh+div-1r-1-HM

Opening a jar
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1r-RCKpdWWU&feature=related

Turning a car key
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vB4F7HhF4AU&feature=related

Holding a knife
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AR3bst7uSzI&feature=related

Ironing a shirt:  
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=maemBFrxNHM&feature=related 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t5ERDDzjP5w

Videos on body powered td’s and wrists:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1s84BxqYXSQ&NR=1

Prosthetic options:  a device for using at the gym 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5tOkq1bnIlE&feature=related

How to open a can: 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ma0vliJKC_0&feature=related

Cooking spaghetti: 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XjMMLRfBdXs

Holding the iphone: 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fAJxZw9juuo 

In the kitchen: 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D7_u4qoRiU0&feature=related

Videos on body powered td’s and wrists:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1s84BxqYXSQ&NR=1

Below elbow harnessing and operation: 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0_tkXDXrbUE&feature=related 

Above elbow harnessing and operations:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lHDik5MPk6M


MECHANICAL HAND
 
picking up a wine glass
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uo1nxNFpxd8&feature=related

typing: 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zsQh0B-rx70&NR=1

switching from hook to hand: 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qTe1TVGNjNI&feature=related

 

Externally Powered:



PRODIGITS:
about:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=klrcvKzPPtY
function with and without:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-irSMUklqF0

ARMS:
putting on a myo arm: 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I81Wfh7F9gM&feature=related

Touch bionics ilimb hand

       Ilimb in action: 
         
http://www.touchbionics.com/professionals.php?pageid=44§ion=5

       Drinking with ilimb: 
        
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H1rLHPiwRJg&feature=related

       Patient experience: 
        
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kvzuAxmbSMk
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gpS7Lq7lfAk&feature=related
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4qimLSuaa68&feature=related
       
       Opening popcorn: 
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eRWjU3Vt8-s&feature=related

Video of OB Dynamic arm:  
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t4x8d-qysWs&feature=related

Shoulder disarticulation with Utah arm. 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8-o9GQqGNiA&feature=related 

Using a myoelectric shoulder disarticulation prosthesis:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nXH9vgS47YY

Journey to functionality:  Malcolm Gilbertson, trials different ranges of prosthetics to suit his needs.  
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UZ2sg92XC0M&feature=related


Bilateral prostheses:


Putting on bilateral prostheses: 
http://www.youtube.com/watch v=PLOSKYcfTw0&feature=PlayList&p=AB55D9EF0815C7FD&index=2

Taking off bilateral prostheses: 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vScroJu6Vvs&feature=PlayList&p=AB55D9EF0815C7FD&index=17

Bilateral instructional video (available for purchase)
http://www.armamputee.com/