Upper-Extremity Amputees: Swedish Experiences Concerning Children

  • Rolf Sörbye


In 1827 the first Swedish orthopedic institute was established in Stockholm, where, later, Eugeniahemmet was founded (1882) for the care of handicapped children. In 1891 a health care institution for crippled and disabled people was established in Gothenburg, and soon similar institutions sprang up all over Sweden.


Occupational Therapist Training Camp Traumatic Amputee Myoelectric Prosthesis Swedish Experience 
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