What is Prosthetic hand?

Category: Equipment


Prostheses are artificial devices that replace a missing body part. There is great variation in hand prostheses, from the most basic which have little more than an instrument attached to modern versions that replicate the motions, look, and feel of actual hands.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Prosthetic hand

Side effect Patients Percentage
Chafing 1

Why patients stopped taking Prosthetic hand

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Did not seem to work 1
Personal research 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Prosthetic hand


Stopped taking Prosthetic hand

Duration Patients Percentage
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 0
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Prosthetic hand.