Post-Surgery Guidance

CFINS Amputee Guide
Oct 15, 2022641 minute read

CFINS Amputee Guide

View Download CFINS Amputee Guide in Sinhala, Tamil and English Contents: Stump Bandaging – Above KneeStump Bandaging – Below KneeStump Positioning (“Do”s and “Don’t”s)Regular Basic ExercisesStump careThe Prosthetic SocketThe stump sockSkin troubles

Oct 21, 2022321 minute read

Prosthetist & Orthotist

Prosthetist and Orthotist is a health care profession that is part of the healthcare professional team. The field is commonly referred to as P&O.  Prosthetist  A prosthetist is healthcare profession who provide clinical assessment, prescription, design,…

Why does a person who is growing need a new limb every 6 months?
Oct 21, 2022252 minute read

Why does a person who is growing need a new limb every 6 months?

We normally provide the Jaipur type casual limbs (for adults) and provide the modular limbs which are better aligned to children and young adults. The cost of a modular limb is much higher than a…

Information & Guidance

CFINS Amputee Guide
Oct 15, 2022641 minute read

CFINS Amputee Guide

View Download CFINS Amputee Guide in Sinhala, Tamil and English Contents: Stump Bandaging – Above KneeStump Bandaging – Below KneeStump Positioning (“Do”s and “Don’t”s)Regular Basic ExercisesStump careThe Prosthetic SocketThe stump sockSkin troubles

Amputation
Oct 15, 2022641 minute read

Amputation

Amputation/limb loss can be sub divided into 2 types: Major limb loss – a trans-humeral, trans-radial, trans-femoral, or trans-tibial amputationMinor limb loss – an amputation of the hand, digits, toes, or at the mid foot…

Causes of Amputation
Oct 15, 2022411 minute read

Causes of Amputation

DiseasesDiabetes Mellitus. (DM) / Type 2 diabetesPeripheral Arterial disease – Poor circulation because of the damage or narrowing ofthe arteries, called peripheral arterial disease. Without adequate blood flow, the body’scells cannot get oxygen and nutrients…