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Posted 1/30/13

Bilateral UE Transplant

Bilateral UE Replant.  Wow!  The vet who volunteered for this procedure is certainly motivated.  Now that the surgery is past, the hard part is the daily rehab with physical and/or occupational therapy hand therapists that will last for months and probably years.  It will not be easy and it will most definitely be a painful process; however, completing simple activities independently will be the biggest reward.  Read more on the CNN article.  If you are looking for a hand course, of course, we have several coming up:  UE Rehab listings on MedRehabWeb.


http://www.cnn.com/2013/01/29/health/vet-arm-transplant/index.html

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