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AOPA 2018 Congress

This year the AOPA 2018 Congress was held at The Star Gold Coast on 4-6 October. The Össur team would like to thank everyone who visited our booth, participated in our Spin & Win competition, and attended our educational workshops.

Please find below links to our presentations that were shared at AOPA.

Össur AOPA Workshops

Workshop 1 on Thursday 4 October, 9:00am - 12:30pm
Össur Prosthetics: Optimising Outcomes with Össur Touch Solutions

This comprehensive workshop included information about the latest technology from Össur available to individuals with upper limb loss. Topics covered included candidacy considerations, casting techniques, myotesting, fitting approaches, covering options, and therapy training protocols for transradial and transhumeral amputees. Additionally, attendees better understand the i-digit fitting process for partial hand amputees, including impression taking, myotesting, digit alignment, and functional training.

Introduction to Touch Solutions with Nathan Wagner

i-Limb Quantum Grip Options

i-Digits Myotesting

i-Digits Do's and Dont's

Glossary of Terms

Workshop 7 on Thursday 4 October, 1:30pm - 5:00pm
Össur OA & Injury Solutions: Ligament Knee Solutions

This combined theory and practical workshop focussed on enhancing clinician's knowledge of complex knee ligament injury management. Topics covered included clinical evidence, prescription considerations and practical fitting tips for managing PCL, MCL and multi-ligament injuries. Delegates had the opportunity to conduct fittings of Össur's ligament knee range and be trained in Össur’s Smart Measure 3D scanning and measurement system.

Knee Ligament with Chris Wallis

Knee Ligament Brace Options with Beukes Bornman