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Microprocessor-Controlled Knee Prosthetics for Individuals With Transfemoral Amputation

Last updated: February 8, 2021
Project Number: RA1164-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Medical Device
Report Type: Reference List
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of microprocessor-controlled knee prosthetics for individuals with transfemoral amputation?
  2. What is the cost-effectiveness of microprocessor-controlled knee prosthetics for individuals with transfemoral amputation?

Key Message

One health technology assessment, 2 systematic reviews, 3 randomized controlled trials, and 9 non-randomized studies were identified regarding the clinical effectiveness of microprocessor-controlled knee prosthetics for individuals with transfemoral amputation. Four economic evaluations were identified regarding the cost-effectiveness of microprocessor-controlled knee prosthetics for individuals with transfemoral amputation.