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Kevin Carroll, MS, CP, and Joey Funderburk at the Hanger Education Fair

August 8, 2014
LAS VEGAS — At the Hanger Education Fair, Joey Funderburk speaks about his bilateral prostheses and journey to get microprocessor knees. Kevin Carroll, MS, CP, speaks about working with Funderburk and how the team came up with new concepts in the design and fabrication of his unique prostheses.
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Joey Funderburk talks about the non-profit charity Grace's Lamp

August 8, 2014
LAS VEGAS – At the Hanger Education Fair, Joey Funderburk talked about his work with Grace's Lamp. The non-profit charity provides assistance for the medical…
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AOPA questions BMJ helmet therapy study results

May 5, 2014
Anita Liberman-Lampear, MA, president of the American Orthotic and Prosthetic Association, released a letter to The New York Times citing concerns about recent study…
Meeting Highlights

Adult Rehabilitation Transition in Pediatric Patients With Spina Bifida

O&P Business News, May 2014
Samuel Rosenfeld, MD, CHOC Children’s Hospital, Orange, Calif., presented factors in determining the success with which an individual with spina bifida will…
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Kevin Carroll, MS, CP, and Joey Funderburk at the Hanger Education Fair

August 8, 2014
LAS VEGAS — At the Hanger Education Fair, Joey Funderburk speaks about his bilateral prostheses and journey to get…
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Joey Funderburk talks about the non-profit charity Grace's Lamp

August 8, 2014
LAS VEGAS – At the Hanger Education Fair, Joey Funderburk talked about his work with Grace's Lamp. The non-profit…
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3-D Printing Simplifies Exoskeleton for Children With Muscle Weakness

O&P Business News, April 2013
The Wilmington Robotic Exoskeleton (WREX) is a body-powered exoskeleton designed to assist children with neuromuscular diseases perform simple…
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Simple ways to create a pediatric friendly practice

O&P Business News, March 2013
LAS VEGAS — A few simple steps can help clinicians create a more pediatric friendly environment, according to a presentation at the Hanger…

Thomas P Sculco MD Investigator Insights at CCJR Winter Meeting

December 19, 2012
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Adolescent athletes who lacked sleep more likely to be injured

October 25, 2012
Athletes in middle and high school who slept 8 hours or more per night were almost 70% less likely to be injured than athletes who got less sleep…
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Prostheses Less Effective in Children With Unilateral Congenital Below Elbow Deficiency

O&P Business News, October 2012
From the beginning of infancy, children with unilateral congenital below-elbow deficiency use their short limb as an exploratory, manipulatory and…
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Patients, Parents Perceive Different Stress Levels With Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

O&P Business News, Fall 2012
Patients who undergo conservative treatment for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis and their parents perceive emotional stress similarly when related…
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ACPOC calls for papers for annual meeting

O&P Business News, Fall 2012
Professionals interested in pediatric O&P are invited to submit abstracts and papers for the Association of Children’s Prosthetic-Orthotic…
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Long-term Research, New Genetic and MRI Studies Advance Clubfoot Treatment

O&P Business News, April 2012
Treatment for pediatric clubfoot continues to evolve as researchers cultivate long-term outcomes of conservative and surgical care, identify…

Study Examines Stair-Related Injuries Among Children in the United States

March 19, 2012
Researchers with the Center for Injury Research and Policy of The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio found more…
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New Approach to Equinus Deformity Management Waiting to Gain Traction

O&P Business News, March 2012
Kevin Matthews, CO/LO, Advanced Orthopedic Designs, attended a lecture at the 2011 American Orthotic and Prosthetic National Assembly by…
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