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The Differences in Hip Muscle Strength and Balance Among Above-Knee Amputees
February 08, 2023
After amputation and before acquiring a new prosthetic limb, people with limb loss are often classified into five functional levels, also known as K-levels, ranging from the lowest, K0, to the highest, K4. Medicare uses this system to determine financial coverage. However, experts saw a need to refine further how classification is done.Read More