What type of cosmeisis for Bock knee?
wl.wallick at verizon.net
Thu Jul 26 19:19:13 PDT 2001
Angie, I'm not sure who you are addressing this to, but will put in my "two
I have an Otto Bock hydraulic knee, but it's not a "locking" type. So
before I finally got it tuned to "me", I fell about four times. Haven't
done that for some years.
I do have the flexible socket, which is very nice. My current prosthesis is
very light compared to what I was used to over the years.
I would imagine that ladies would desire some kind of covering. I know
nothing about "new skin".
At 06:45 PM 7/26/01, you wrote:
>thanks for answering, I have a standard knee and used a hydrolic knee before
>was quite scared of it because it took off. So, went back to regular. Was
>at Otto Bock knee. I am in my early 50's and have had this for 20 years.
>But, I am almost retired and want something lighter- the plastic socket that
>with you and I also saw a new covering called new skin that they dye to match
>and no stockings are necessary and it wears well, I wanted imput and thanks
>tell me yours is hydrolic knee correct? Angie
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