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Upper-Extremity Amputees: Swedish Experiences Concerning Children

  • Rolf Sörbye

Abstract

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.

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Occupational Therapist Training Camp Traumatic Amputee Myoelectric Prosthesis Swedish Experience 
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