Indication criteria

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Who is eligible for an osseointegration (click-)prosthesis?

You are eligible if you answer yes to two or more of the following statements:

  • I use my prosthetic leg for less than 50 hours a week
  • My maximum continuous walking distance with a prosthetic leg is less than 2 kilometers
  • My prosthetic leg comes off at least once a week during daily activities
  • I regularly suffer from blisters, abrasions, pressure sores, inflammations because of my tube
  • I have reduced seating comfort as a result of the tube
  • I suffer from excessive perspiration in the tube during the summer

Who is not eligible for an osseointegrated (click) prosthesis?

  • People who smoke
  • People with a BMI greater than 30 (severely overweight, obese)
  • People with severe diabetes mellitus (kidney failure, eye disorders, nerve disease)
  • People with severe peripheral artery disease

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