TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «AMPUTEE»
The term «amputee» is quite widely used and occupies the 32.392
position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary
Quite widely used
2 QUOTES WITH «AMPUTEE»
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People presume my disability has to do with being an amputee, but that's not the case; our insecurities are our disabilities, and I struggle with those as does everyone.
I'm not an advocate for disability issues. Human issues are what interest me. You can't possibly speak for a diverse group of people. I don't know what it's like to be an arm amputee, or have even one flesh-and-bone leg, or to have cerebral palsy.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «AMPUTEE»
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Sports for Victims of Terrorism
This book, Amputee Sports for Victims of Terrorism, is an almost entirely new departure, on the one hand because it takes as its topic these new sports, in particular amputee football, and secondly because the workshop which created it ...
Centre of Excellence Defence Against Terrorism, 2007
No Excuses: The True Story of a Congenital Amputee
The author, a congenital amputee, shares his remarkable and inspirational story of overcoming physical and mental barriers to become an athlete and an inspirational speaker who has appeared on the Larry King and Howard Stern shows.
Unthinkable: The True Story about the First Double Amputee
" - Scott Rigsby 9 seconds. That's how long it took for Scott Rigsby's life to come crashing down around him. 16 hours, 42 minutes, 46 seconds. That's how long it took for Scott Rigsby to make history.
The Troublesome Amputee
"I'm a big fan . . . and this is by far his best poetry collection to date.
Effects of Prosthesis Inertia on the Mechanics and ...
Amputees are often prescribed prosthetic limbs with inertia properties far less than those of the limb they replace, and as a result an inertia asymmetry between legs is created.
Jeremy Douglas Smith, 2008
Coach: Empowering YOU to Walk Well, Be FIt and ...
Written specifically for YOU by one of Australia's leading amputee physiotherapists, this unique book looks not only at exercises for your physical health, but also the essentials for your mental and emotional wellbeing.The information is ...
Cathy Howells, Sandra McFaul, 2009
Comprehensive Management of the Upper-Limb Amputee
This work is the first comprehensive guide to the rehabilitation of the upper limb amputee with the use of prostheses. The text covers the use of body powered as well as myoelectric prostheses in both children and adults.
Diane J. Atkins, Robert H. III Meier, 2011
Rehabilitation, An Issue of Physical Medicine and ...
Robert Meier, III. the US health care system.49 The IOM defines patientcentered
care as “Health care that establishes a partnership among practitioners, patients,
and their families (when appropriate) to ensure that decisions respect patients' ...
Physical Fitness: A Guide for Individuals with Lower Limb Loss
Please note that when an above-knee (AK) amputee is shown performing a
certain exercise or activity, it should not be construed as the way every AK
amputee must attempt to perform that exercise— or that every amputee is
capable of ...
Ernest M. Burgess, Albert Rappoport, 1993
Functional Restoration of Adults and Children with Upper ...
This is the only comprehensive guide to the surgery, prosthetic fitting, and rehabilitation of individuals sustaining an arm amputation.
Dr. Robert H. Meier III, MD, Dr. Diane J. Atkins, OTR, 2004
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «AMPUTEE»
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Alton Towers crash amputee Leah Washington posts photo
A girl whose leg was amputated after a rollercoaster crash at Alton Towers has been photographed with family and friends as her recovery ... «BBC News, Jul 15»
Amputee dog Kilo gets adopted
It took 96 days and patience and prayer, but Kilo, the amputee mixed-breed dog now has a family of his very own. East Texas News told you ... «KTRE, Jul 15»
Road Trips: Amputee raves about new bionic hands
"There is nothing better than one amputee talking to another," said Sherri Edge, spokesperson for Advanced Arm Dynamics. "He first came to ... «messenger-inquirer, Jul 15»
Hartlepool amputee slams Government over carer's benefits during …
An amputee has hit out at Government policy which will see his and his carer's benefits stop when he goes into hospital. William Peacock had ... «Hartlepool Mail, Jul 15»
Alton Towers victim Vicky Balch 'inspired' after meeting Army amputee
A victim of the Alton Towers crash has said she felt "inspired" after meeting another amputee. Vicky Balch had to have part of her leg removed ... «BBC News, Jul 15»
First veteran amputee to play in Web.com Tour's Boise Open
For the first time in the history of the Web.com Tour, a military veteran amputee will compete in an event. Iraq veteran Chad Pfeifer has been ... «Yahoo Sports, Jul 15»
Antioch amputee inspires others with new clothing business
He sketches with his one good hand, creating designs for his Amputee Life Clothing Company. "I'm a t-shirts and jeans type of guy.". «KTVU San Francisco, Jul 15»
Relief for teen amputee aspiring to be a doctor
The Bombay high court on Thursday came to the rescue of a 17-year-old amputee athlete, who was barred by the state directorate of medical ... «Times of India, Jul 15»
Double amputee Lincolnshire powerlifter Micky Yule wins silver medal
A wounded ex-serviceman from Lincolnshire has won a silver medal at a British Para-Powerlifting Championships. Micky Yule, who is ... «Lincolnshire Echo, Jul 15»
Four-year-old amputee from Summit County finishes chemotherapy
Lolli Piper Hope, 4, of Summit Cove, enjoys a book with her dad, Nik, at The Pour House in Summit Cove on Tuesday, June 30, 2015. Expand ... «Summit Daily News, Jul 15»