ERIC Number: EJ435856
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Research and Practice with Congenital Amputees: Making the Whole Greater than the Sum of Its Parts.
Minnes, Patricia M.; Stack, Dale M.
International Journal of Rehabilitation Research, v13 n2 p151-60 Jun 1990
This paper highlights the need for research on the motor, cognitive, and psychological development of children with congenital limb deficiencies. Issues reviewed include optimal age for prosthesis fitting, training procedures, prosthesis usage, cognitive deficits, and vulnerability to psychosocial problems. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A