The aim of the Learning Centre is to feature links to information and knowledge of interest to the orthotic and prosthetic profession. Research, student papers, webinars and online learning links will be found here.
If you have suggestions for content, please contact the OPC National office.
International O&P Standards
ISPO Education Standards for Prosthetic/Orthotic Occupations
World Health Organization (WHO) Standards for Prosthetics and Orthotics, Part 1: Standards
World Health Organization (WHO) Standards for Prosthetics and Orthotics, Part 2: Implementation Manual
GBC Student Research Posters:
Poster: Paediatric Running with lower-limb Amputation: A review of the literature by Nicole Drake and Dean Drasnin
Poster: Investigating the Carbon Footprint of Privately Owned Orthotic Facilities by Ivan Capcap and Rachel Twiss
Poster: Caring for Parental Caregivers: A literature review of musculoskeletal pain in caregivers of children with mobility impairments by Patrick Chin Cheong and Alexander Low
Poster: Utilizing Multiple Degrees of Freedom in Myoelectric Prostheses for Trans-humeral and Shoulder Disarticulation Level TMR Prosthetic Users by Wendy Cox and Donna Langel
Position Statements and White Papers:
White Paper: Osseointegration in Canada Alignment Article: Osseointegration Related to Limb Prosthetics in Canada
Articles of Interest: