Prosthetic liners and sleeves provide the interface between the residual limb of the amputee and the socket, one of the many elements that make up a prosthetic leg: their aim is to provide the user with consistent and reliable comfort, control and stability. As liners and...

In the period immediately following amputation surgery, the medical personnel will be in charge of making sure the wound heals correctly and completely, telling you exactly what you need to do. Once past the post-operative phase, you will be fitted with a prosthesis. You will need...

Being able to adequately manage volume variations in the residual limb is essential for being able to comfortably and safely wear a prosthesis. Size variations of the limb can have a negative impact on the fit of the prosthesis and can cause skin irritations, making it...

The lack of perfect adherence of the socket to the residual limb may result in the phenomenon commonly known as “pistoning” (axial movement between the residual limb and the prosthetic socket), which may lead to a series of unpleasant issues for our patients, such as...

ALPS has recently introduced an innovative and skin friendly silicone prosthetic liner for lower limb amputation. This liner provides a solution to some of the clinical problems and disadvantages of silicone in skin-contact applications due to the inherently high coefficient of static friction typical of...

FIND YOUR IDEAL LINER IN 5 EASY STEPS Simple. Accurate. Always at hand. Choose your linerTM allows you to identify the best prosthetic solutions based on both patient’s lifestyle and  clinical profile. You will find the products specific to your needs as well as any related suspension systems...