In the 21st Century we are sending rockets to Mars but prosthetists are still fitting you in buckets!?!?
Where is the science people?
We know the attachment platform is the core factor in determining success or failure of attached devices and is in direct proportion to wear times, walking speeds, balance confidence, falls, comfort, and overall function. Components today are highly effective and functional, yet they are being attached to inefficient socket platforms. This is a recipe for disaster.
Yearly fall rates.
Did you know, falling and the fear of falling is prevalent among the amputee population, especially for AK amputees?