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2014-02-28 23:04:34

North American Seminars, healthclick is a national provider of Continuing Medical Education for Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists and Assistants. Franklin, TN (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Healthclick develops PT online continuing education courses in the United States for the Physical Therapy, Occupational professional population. In addition, Healthclick creates healthcare software applications that address specific medical needs in the worldwide healthcare community. Mobile...

2014-02-23 23:03:25

ResearchMoz include new market research report "Asia-Pacific Orthopedic Prosthetics Market Outlook to 2020" to its huge collection of research reports. View Full Report - http://www.researchmoz.us/asia-pacific-orthopedic-prosthetics-market-outlook-to-2020-report.html. Albany, NY (PRWEB) February 23, 2014 "Asia-Pacific Orthopedic Prosthetics Market Outlook to 2020" provides key market data on the Asia-Pacific Orthopedic Prosthetics market. The report provides value, in...

2014-02-20 23:02:24

New prosthetic hand gives sense of touch released today by First Class Posting. (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 Prosthetic hands, ones that really work, have long been the stuff of science fiction. In fact, so far-flung seemed the idea of an articulate robotic hand that you would see them featured mostly in sci-fi adventure stories like Star Wars, scarcely would they appear in “hard” science fiction and speculative fiction, with Neuromancer’s prosthetics being a notable exception. In the...

2014-02-19 08:32:45

LONDON, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:MediPoint: Knee Replacement - APAC Analysis and Market ForecastsMediPoint: Knee Replacement - APAC Analysis and Market ForecastsSummaryThe current knee replacement market is a crowded space, with an increasing number of companies offering a myriad of partial, primary/total, and revision prostheses to meet orthopedic surgeons' demands in the management of knee diseases, primarily...

2014-02-19 08:31:54

LONDON, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: MediPoint: Knee Replacement - South American Analysis and Market Forecasts MediPoint: Knee Replacement - South American Analysis and Market Forecasts Summary The current knee replacement market is a crowded space, with an increasing number of companies offering a myriad of partial, primary/total, and revision prostheses to meet orthopedic surgeons' demands in the management of knee...

2014-02-19 08:31:38

LONDON, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: MediPoint: Knee Replacement - EU Analysis and Market Forecasts MediPoint: Knee Replacement - EU Analysis and Market Forecasts Summary The current knee replacement market is a crowded space, with an increasing number of companies offering a myriad of partial, primary/total, and revision prostheses to meet orthopedic surgeons' demands in the management of knee diseases, primarily...

2014-02-18 23:01:30

Bionic Hand Gives Amputee Sense of Touch Released Today by First Class Posting (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 Throughout the history of medicine, one thing about amputees was pretty much certain: once they lost a limb, they were never going to feel with that limb again. Prosthetic limbs were enough to help amputees live a normal day-to-day life, but they lacked the ability to give amputees back the sense of touch that so many of us take for granted. A team of European researchers that has been...

2014-02-18 16:25:56

Prosthetic industry veteran joins company with disruptive technology in prosthetic feet TEMPE, Ariz., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Ability Dynamics, manufacturer of RUSH87 and RUSH81 prosthetic feet and challenger to the legacy prosthetic foot industry, is pleased to announce a new hire within the company. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140218/MN66078) Steve Sherman joins Ability Dynamics as Vice President of sales with over 20 years' experience in the...

Amputee Feels Sensory Rich Information In Real-time With Bionic Hand
2014-02-06 10:59:41

[ Watch The Video: Amputee Feels in Real-Time with Bionic Hand ] Hillary Sanctuary - Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne Dennis Aabo Sorensen is the first amputee in the world to feel sensory rich information -- in real-­time -- with a prosthetic hand wired to nerves in his upper arm; Sorensen could grasp objects intuitively and identify what he was touching while blindfolded. Nine years after an accident caused the loss of his left hand, Dennis Aabo Sørensen from Denmark...

walking feet
2014-01-18 05:18:10

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Before most humans turn one year old – walking appears to be a complete mystery. However, not long after we take our first steps, walking around becomes a mundane mode of transportation we rarely give a second thought to. Now, researchers from Oregon State University have found a unique interaction between the ankle, knee, muscles and tendons that reveals how a leg moving forward during walking maximizes motion while using the...


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