This article describes an assessment technique for treatment clinics or fabrication facilities to test the quality of their computer-fabricated prosthetic sockets. The evaluation technique may prove to be a useful tool for the prosthetics community and industry to identify problems and limitations in computer-aided manufactured sockets and provide insight into appropriate refinements. The assessment technique is described, and an example test case is presented.
Volume 48 Number 7, 2011
Pages 763 — 774
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