Upper extremity prosthetic technology has significantly changed in recent years. The devices available and those under development are more and more able to approximate the function of the lost limb; however, other challenges remain. This article provides a brief perspective on the most advanced upper limb prostheses available and the challenges present for continued development of the technology.
- Arm prosthesis
- Upper extremity
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation