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Self-care tips

Some practical guidelines to maintain mobility

Even though several medical professionals may be involved in your path to recovery, it is vitally important for you to take responsibility for your own health. Here we give you useful tips on taking care of your residual limb during the wound-healing phase after surgery and once you’ve been fitted with a prosthesis. Please note that these are general tips and every individual is different, so you should always follow the guidance of your health care practitioner, and must never hesitate to contact him or her if you experience any pain or discomfort, or simply have a question.