Eligibility criteria

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 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
  • Because of my tube I regularly suffer from blisters, abrasions, pressure spots, inflammation
  • 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 osseointegration (click) prosthesis?

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

Questionnaire QTFA/AQLP