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by bill de brooklyn
Mon Nov 23, 2015 6:58 pm
Forum: New? Start Here!
Topic: Hello
Replies: 11
Views: 6975

Re: Hello

When I was injured there was very little being done for those with a BPI. so there was no referral to any specialist. There was no treatment for the depression I went through. Probably the only thing that helped me to adjust was the fact that I participated in sports. I continued to live my life. I ...
by bill de brooklyn
Sat Nov 21, 2015 8:37 pm
Forum: New? Start Here!
Topic: Hello
Replies: 11
Views: 6975

Re: Hello

The thing that bothers me the most is the number of people still riding motorcycle.
It appears to be a major cause of brachial plexus injury. I was told this by a surgeon after my injury in 1968!
by bill de brooklyn
Fri May 22, 2015 10:35 pm
Forum: Adaptations & DIY
Topic: Triathlon Pics
Replies: 9
Views: 21653

Re: Triathlon Pics

Bravo !
by bill de brooklyn
Sat Sep 27, 2014 10:46 pm
Forum: Life After Injury: Moving Forward and Getting Back on Track
Topic: Single lens reflex cameras
Replies: 2
Views: 4511

Single lens reflex cameras

Does anyone know of a device that allows us to take pictures with a SLR camera?
by bill de brooklyn
Wed May 28, 2014 12:55 am
Forum: Newly Injured TBPI
Topic: artificial nerves and shoulder reconstruction
Replies: 2
Views: 2875

Re: artificial nerves and shoulder reconstruction

can you tell us more about the artificial nerves?
Thanks
Bill
by bill de brooklyn
Mon Mar 03, 2014 10:07 pm
Forum: Newly Injured TBPI
Topic: Need somebody to share my experience with
Replies: 11
Views: 7983

Re: Need somebody to share my experience with

I was injured by an automobile in 1968. I have not had much return from the injury. However, I have spent the last forty years living with this unique injury. The most overlooked part of rehabilitation from this injury is psychological. I recommend that you seek counseling. I was able to adjust to t...
by bill de brooklyn
Sun Feb 09, 2014 5:27 pm
Forum: Newly Injured TBPI
Topic: BPI or not?
Replies: 5
Views: 5048

Re: BPI or not?

see a neurologist. He can order an EMG to see if their is any nerve damage.

Bill
by bill de brooklyn
Wed Jan 22, 2014 5:28 pm
Forum: Adaptations & DIY
Topic: driving adaptations
Replies: 2
Views: 5874

Re: driving adaptations

I am not 16 years old but driving with one arm is possible. There are adaptive devices available here in America. Things like "wheel spinners" can be bought on line. wHen I bought my first car the car dealer made the arrangement for adaptive devices to be put on my steering wheel. Steering...
by bill de brooklyn
Sat Dec 14, 2013 12:14 pm
Forum: Newly Injured TBPI
Topic: DSLR cameras
Replies: 4
Views: 3386

Re: DSLR cameras