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Evidence based clinical guidelines for the physiotherapy management of adults with lower limb prostheses - 3rd edition

These documents present the updated, evidence based, clinical guidelines for the prosthetic physiotherapy management of adults with lower limb

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Clinical guidelines for the pre and post operative physiotherapy management of adults with lower limb amputations - second edition

These documents present the updated, evidence based, clinical guidelines for the pre and post operative physiotherapy management of adults with lower

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Toolbox of Outcome Measures

Toolbox of Outcome Measures used in Amputee Rehabilitation

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NCEPOD Report - Lower Limb Amputation: Working Together

A review of the care received by patients who underwent major lower limb amputation due to vascular disease or diabetes

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SPARG Reports

Reports detailing the statistical data gathered from the amputee population in Scotland by the Scottish Physiotherapy Amputee Research Group.

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WestMARC Knee Guide

Freely available guide to prosthetic knees produced by SPARG

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Risks to the contra-lateral foot of unilateral lower limb amputees - guideline

These guidelines are intended to provide a practical resource for therapists working with lower limb amputees and should be used alongside other

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Guidance for falls prevention in lower limb amputees

Guidance based on best evidence at the time on falls prevention in amputees.

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Osseointegration Information and Support

Please see the link below for information concerning osseointegration and also contact details of physiotherapists with experience of the various

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So your patient has had an amputation - leaflet

A leaftlet designed for non specialist physiotherapists

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PIRPAG Exercises - Transtibial

Exercises for use with transtibial (below knee) amputees in the early rehab phase

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PIRPAG exercises - Transfemoral

Exercises for use with transtibial (above knee) amputees in the early rehab phase

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PIRPAG Gym Ball Exercises

Suggestions for exercises using a gym ball for amputees

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Amputee Rehabilitation Guidance for the Education of Pre Registration Physiotherapy Students

This guidance should be utilised by clinicians and students alike in preparation for and during clinical placements involving the rehabilitation of

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BACPAR Bursaries

Education, postgraduate and research bursaries are available to members - see guidelines for full information on each and how to apply

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Postgraduate Bursary

For full eligability criteria and application form please see the documents below

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Education Bursary

Eligability crieria and application form for members

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AGILE Resources

The BACPAR Guidelines encourage Physiotherapists working in amputee rehabilitation to be aware of the content of relevant AGILE Guidelines.

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Research Bursary

See documents below for full eligability criteria and application form

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