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Hip Disarticulation Prosthesis

      With hip disarticulation prosthetics, there is a lot of room for error. Precision, as always is crucial.

Low Cost, High Performance: MIT Designs Low Cost Knee for AK's

       Prosthetic components have come a long way.  Today, knees use microprocessors, hydraulics, and sensors to improve the patients’ stability and provide a smooth gait.

The New Trend in Prosthetics Covers

      Amputees are getting much less concerned about keeping their prosthesis hidden, and more focused on showing them off.  An artificial limb used to be insecurity.

Darpa's Brain Controlled Prosthesis

      Prosthetic technology is starting to look like something out of a sci-fi movie.

FDA Approves Osseointegration

      The Food and Drug Administration has finally approved the first implantable above knee prosthesis, introducing osseointegration to American prosthetics. The O.P.R.A.

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