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The effects of laterality on UTL amputees

Are you still right footed after amputation?

Laterality is definable as favouring one limb over the other especially in fine motor skills. It is common in review of amputees to ignore laterality and focus on sounds versus unilateral limb. If laterality is preserved post unilateral lower limb amputation it may be possible to view better performance in clearing an obstacles with this preferred limb.

 
 

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