Amputee resources


for Ukraine physios



Aids, games, links & feedback

 

Amputee mnemonics

Click on any image to test your memory!
Easiest done with a piece of paper, and writing down the names you think correspond to all the numbers.
Then hover over the numbers to check your answers!

 

Amputee quizzes

These quick score quizzes are designed to help visualise "what's happening" when several interactive movements are taking place, often all at once and in many cases hidden from sight.

 

Amputee animation

These animations are designed to help visualise "what's happening" when several interactive movements are taking place, often all at once and in many cases hidden from sight.

 

The active cycle of breathing technique (ACBT) is a three-stage process for clearing sputum whilst Breathing dynamics shows how rib movement creates the conditions for breathing and breathing and gas transfer introduces the alveoli

 

Anatomy memo (1)

Without looking first, can you write down the names that correspond to the following numbers?
Once finished, hover to check your answers!

 

Anatomy memo (2)

Without looking first, can you write down the names that correspond to the following numbers?
Once finished, hover to check your answers!

 

Anatomy memo (3)

Without looking first, can you write down the names that correspond to the following numbers?
Once finished, hover to check your answers!

 

Physiology memo (1)

Without looking first, can you write down the names that correspond to the following numbers?
Once finished, hover to check your answers!

 

Pathology memo (2)

Without looking first, can you write down the names that correspond to the following numbers?
Once finished, hover to check your answers!

 

Prosthetic floor to chair sequence

this method shows the suggested sequence for rising from floor to chair and back

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Normal walk cycle

synchronising three angles

 

Run cycle

 

Walk cycle

Synching two planes

 

Run cycle

Prosthetic

 

Walking muscles

Prosthetic

 

Gait start

Prosthetic practice

 

Gait on stairs

Prosthetic practice. Step up onto good leg first and then prosthetic first on descending

 

Normal gait

The exercise: normal walking gait

Notes on the exercise

(further written note)

 

Normal running

The exercise: normal running

Notes on the exercise

(further written note) the child may vary this gentle ball rolling movement exercise for stimulating spine and sacrum movement with...

 

Running with prosthetic

The exercise: normal run with prosthetic

Notes on the exercise

(further written note) the child may vary this gentle ball rolling movement exercise for stimulating spine and sacrum movement with...

 

Walking back and fore

The exercise: normal walk cycle seen from three quarter angles (back and fore)

Notes on the exercise

(further written note) the child may vary this gentle ball rolling movement exercise for stimulating spine and sacrum movement with...

 

Use of stairs with prosthetic

The exercise: running with prosthetic and normal walk cycle seen from three quarter angles (back and fore)

Notes on the exercise

(further written note) the child may vary this gentle ball rolling movement exercise for stimulating spine and sacrum movement with...

 

Muscles in walking with prosthetic

The exercise: normal walk cycle seen from three quarter angles (back and fore)

Notes on the exercise

(further written note) the child may vary this gentle ball rolling movement exercise for stimulating spine and sacrum movement with...

 

Amputee module for possible Ukraine use

presented by: Fiona Lindsay

produced by Carmen Maria Munoz Garcia

 

credits Carmen Maria Munoz Garcia (video production)

 

Your feedback

Do please let us know about anything you have found in this module. Good or bad, all experience is welcome!