Latest Amputation Stories
The Gentle Barn's Dudley gets another chance to walk and another chance at life SANTA CLARITA, Calif., Feb.
Three men suffering from severe nerve damage volunteered to have their hands amputated and replaced with mind-controlled bionic prostheses, according to research published Tuesday in the medical journal The Lancet.
CERAMENT(TM)|G is the first injectable antibiotic eluting bone substitute in India LUND, Sweden, Feb.
Rehabilitation experts at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine hope to one day give people with an arm amputation a prosthetic limb that not only moves like a natural one, but “feels”
An innovative Las Vegas managed care podiatry network is partnering with a medical device company to help prevent needless amputations due to peripheral vascular disease. Las
Amputations Avoidable With Timely Diagnosis & Care from a Foot & Ankle Surgeon CHICAGO, Jan.
PINEHURST, N.C., Jan.
In Rome with the Knights of Columbus, the athletes exemplify hope and healing against incredible odds VATICAN CITY, Jan.
In a year that saw some remarkable stories about 3D printing, not least the astronaut who was emailed a wrench by NASA, we end with news that prosthetic limbs could be made cheaper and better-fitting and be more efficiently produced by printing them out in 3D.
Evidence is Clear that Adequate Off-Loading Increases the Likelihood of DFU Healing PRINCETON, N.J., Dec.
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
- One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.