TITLE

New Hope for Amputees

AUTHOR(S)
Arenofsky, Janice
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Soldiers;Mar2006, Vol. 61 Issue 3, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on bio-hybrid limbs. According to Dr. Roy Aaron, an orthopedic surgeon and director of the Center for Restorative and Regenerative Medicine at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Providence, Rhode Island, the limbs will be commercially available in three years and will be followed by lifelike prostheses with a neural interface. Experiences of several service members who have prosthetics due to war are also included.
ACCESSION #
22066673

 

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