Latest Prosthesis Stories
Anatomic differences between male and female knees have resulted in the creation and regular use of gender-specific implants.
A new breakthrough in prosthesis has delivered a bionic hand that is capable of feeling just like the organic limb it replaces.
For an amputee, replacing a missing limb with a functional prosthetic can alleviate physical or emotional distress and mean a return of vocational ability or cosmetics.
Officials are looking for a high-tech apparatus that will help an injured loggerhead turtle regain the ability to swim after she lost both front flippers.
Provider of orthotics and prosthetics in the Central Indiana area fitted a patient with a Michelangelo myoelectric hand prosthesis in November 2012 Indianapolis,
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.