Friday, May 27, 2022

Re: Forequarter form help

Francisco Javier Ruiz Alvarado

Scott G Stringer wrote:


> —–Original Message—–

> From: David Barnhart, CP

> To: [email protected]

> Date: Monday, 30 August 1999 14:39

> Subject: Forequarter form help


> >I have a new patient/client/female person who had a forequarter amputation

> in

> >May 1999


> Is it just me, or do others find the term “forequarter” a bit offensive ?

> To me it describes a

> cut of meat in a butchers shop. Surely in this age of

> Transtibial/Transfemoral/Transradial

> amputations can’t we use Interscapular thoracic or even Shoulder girdle

> disarticulation ?


> Scott




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