Government offers sporting chance for children with limb loss

A further £1.5m funding for sports prosthetics for children has been announced.  Read more .......


BSRM SIGAM Chair Dr Lorraine Graham explains "This additional funding provides Rehabilitation Medicine Consultants with a greater scope for prescribing prostheses for children with loss of upper or lower limbs.  These sports prostheses can allow children to engage in sport in a more meaningful way and even choose new activities eg rowing, climbing, etc" 


Radio 4's Inside Health includes an interview with Dr Imad Sedki, Consultant in Rehabilitation Medicine (at 18.45) here ......