Tag: prosthetic knee

Marie Floryan

Are 3D-Printed Prostheses the Solution for Limb Loss in Low-Income Countries?

October 23, 2020

Maybe, but gaps remain. 3D printing is disrupting industries around the world largely because of the availability of low-cost...

Caroline Wolfe

Assistive Devices in Low-Income Countries: Adaptability and Recent Innovations

October 9, 2017

The elderly and people with disabilities in low- and middle-income countries remain underserved with poor access to assistive technology....

Brienna Phillips

3D printed prostheses may not be practical in developing countries, yet

February 4, 2016

3D printed prostheses, especially prosthetic hands, have seen a surge in developing countries, but the technology may not be...

Rob Goodier

What it takes to develop a prototype into a product

January 25, 2016

The engineering and design firm D-Rev announced the public launch of its extremely low-cost ReMotion prosthetic knee last month....

Rob Goodier

Five Questions with Sam Hamner

March 13, 2013

Knees can be challenging to make. Think about how your knee moves and you’ll see why. It isn’t just...

Rob Goodier

Prosthesis Design Mobilizes Developing World – Engineering for Change

March 6, 2011

Prosthetic limb design is pushing the bounds of technological prowess with advances like shape-changing materials, robotics and bone grafting....


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