1. Client Resources
  2. Education and Training
  3. Internet Resources
  4. Organizations
  5. Research and Development

CLIENT RESOURCES

  • The War Amps – The War Amps is a Canadian nation-wide registered charitable organization operated under the direction of war amputees. Programs include Key Tag Service, Address Label Service, CHAMP Program for child amputees, PLAYSAFE safety message from child amputees to other children, DRIVESAFE to promote safe driving to prevent injuries due to accidents, JUMPSTART to provide computer training for multiple amputee children, Matching Mothers introduces a CHAMP family to the parents of a new amputee, and The National Amputee Centre to provide Canadian amputees with the latest information on artificial limbs and all aspects of amputation.
  • Amputee Dot Ca – A resource for Canadian amputees with many links.
  • Amputee Coalition of America – A national, non-profit amputee consumer educational organization representing people who have experienced amputation or are born with limb differences.

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

INTERNET RESOURCES

  • Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics – An on-line version of JPO starting from 1989.
  • Canadian Prosthetics and Orthotics Journal – An international peer-reviewed open access journal established in Ottawa, Canada in 2017 that promotes unrestricted access to articles for prosthetics and orthotics professionals, researchers, and rehabilitation teams.
  • Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development – An on-line version of JRRD.
  • O&P Online – Lots and lots of links plus discussion groups, journals, company info, and US related content. Host site for the OANDP listserv.
  • Orthopaedic Web Links – Includes many links to Orthopaedic surgery topics.
  • Prosthetics and Orthotics International – Prosthetics and Orthotics International is an international, multidisciplinary journal for all professionals who have an interest in the medical, clinical, rehabilitation, technical, educational and research aspects of prosthetics, orthotics and rehabilitation engineering, as well as their related topics.

ORGANIZATIONS

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT