I am a mechanical engineer, grandfather and an avid outdoors man in my native Norway.

A hunting accident led to a transfemoral amputation in 1986 and I returned to many activities with a conventional prosthesis within a few months. Even though I might have been considered to be successfully rehabilitated, personal dissatisfaction with the technology available, especially with regard to socket comfort, caused me to seek out innovative alternatives for my prosthesis. In 1999  I volunteered for the most radical innovation available, direct bone anchoring of my prosthesis

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Name 
ERIK AX
Address
Bakkekroken 9
3442 HYGGEN
Postal code
3442 HYGGEN
Norway
E.mail
erik@ax.no
Cell phone.
+47 95 96 97 98

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Innovation - Life, Inspired . About the Episodes . Show Transcript 

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http://www.rehab.research.va.gov/meet/osseointegration.pdfmailto:erik@ax.nohttp://www.integrum.se/website/movie/integrum_HQ.wmvhttp://www.integrum.se/website/movie/integrum_LQ.wmvhttp://www.integrum.se/website/pdf/Integrum%20Info%20000%20216%2000.pdfhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XBqjwxCda4A&feature=relatedhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XBqjwxCda4A&feature=relatedhttp://www.pbs.org/wnet/innovation/transcript_episode2.htmlhttp://www.pbs.org/wnet/innovation/transcript_episode2.htmlhttp://www.Integrum.sehttp://www.irenevilla.orghttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ReH1mRCWfNwhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ReH1mRCWfNwhttp://www.rehab.research.va.gov/meet/osseointegration.pdfhttp://www.rehab.research.va.gov/meet/osseointegration.pdfhttp://www.rehab.research.va.gov/meet/osseointegration.pdfshapeimage_4_link_0shapeimage_4_link_1shapeimage_4_link_2shapeimage_4_link_3shapeimage_4_link_4shapeimage_4_link_5shapeimage_4_link_6shapeimage_4_link_7shapeimage_4_link_8shapeimage_4_link_9shapeimage_4_link_10shapeimage_4_link_11shapeimage_4_link_12shapeimage_4_link_13shapeimage_4_link_14

Sitting on a low chair

Me

Horseback riding

My kayak system

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Erik Ax

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