Once a patient has been successfully
fit. The prosthesis is then finished by one of the
thoroughly trained Rehab Indy staff. Photo B shows the
completed B/K temporary prosthesis, which is now ready for
Included with the prosthesis are
various size prosthetic socks. One ply, three ply, and
five ply socks are supplied to the patient so they may adjust
their fit as their limb starts to mature.
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After receiving the temporary prosthesis
patients should continue to wrap or wear their shrinker sock
when not wearing their prosthesis. This will prevent
swelling and allow the patient easier donning of the prosthesis.