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Interchangeable parts , which can be combined with other, individually made parts to fit different prostheses for the upper limbs.

Characteristics:

  • Prostheses for finger, hand, elbow, arm, shoulder
  • Electric gripper as hand replacement
  • Divided hooks replace hand functions

Subsections of: Upper limb prostheses

Trans-radial prostheses

Devices that replace part of the upper limb between the wrist and elbow joints after amputation or, in cases of limb deficiency at birth

Trans-humeral prostheses

Devices that replace part of the upper limb between the shoulder and elbow joints after amputation or in cases of limb deficiency, at birth

Shoulder disarticulation prostheses

Devices that replace the upper limb at the shoulder joint after amputation or, in cases of limb deficiency at birth

Prosthetic hands

Devices used as components of upper limb prostheses to substitute for the appearance and for some of the functions of the normal hand

Split hooks

Devices used as components of upper limb prostheses to substitute for some of the functions of the normal hand

Appliances or tools for prosthetic hands with a particular function

Products for use for a specific purpose with, or in place of, prosthetic hands

Wrist units

Devices used as components of upper limb prostheses to substitute for the appearance and for some of the functions of the normal wrist joint

Elbow units

Devices used as components of upper limb prostheses to substitute for the appearance and for some of the functions of the normal elbow joint

Shoulder units

Devices used as components of upper limb prostheses to substitute for the appearance and for some of the functions of the normal shoulder joint

External joints for upper limb prostheses

Devices used as components of upper limb prostheses to encompass the normal wrist or elbow joints