Evidence-based practice in prosthetic rehabilitation Protez rehabilitasyonunda kanita dayali uygulamalar

KÜLÜNKOĞLU B., Saraçgil Coşar S. N.

Journal of Rheumatology and Medical Rehabilitation, vol.21, no.4, pp.117-120, 2010 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Journal Name: Journal of Rheumatology and Medical Rehabilitation
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.117-120
  • Keywords: Amputees, Evidence-based practice, Rehabilitation
  • Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt University Affiliated: No


Amputation restricts amputees' quality of life, causes socio-economic, emotional and functional loss with the increasing prevalence. Prosthetic rehabilitation is the one of the most important part of treatment, contributes ensuring of integration to the normal life by preventing the activity limitation. The number of the high level of evidence studies related to prosthetic rehabilitation as multidisciplinary teamwork are stil limited. In this research, the most relevant examples of evidence-based practices in the literature in prosthetic rehabilitation are given. Copyright © 2010 by Türk Tibbi Rehabilitasyon Kurumu Derneǧi.