Latest Amputation Stories
There have been dramatic decreases in the number and severity of lower limb amputations over the past decade.
Standing With Hope seeks to gather 500 used prostheses by December 2013.
From real-time high-speed video training to having inmates recycle pre-owned artificial limbs, Standing With Hope is helping amputees in Ghana by combining innovation with time-tested methods
From Hands-On Care Physical Therapy: More than 13 people who lost their limbs during the Boston bombings will undergo physical therapy as part of their recovery process, reported by CNN.
Drug-eluting stents can keep clogged leg arteries open, preventing amputation of the leg.
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