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SwissLimbs fitting myoelectric hands in Jordan, January 2018

Humanitarian initiative provides affordable prosthetics through 3D printing technology By Mina Mohit – Jan 31,2018 – Last updated at Jan 31,2018   Muhammad Nasser Kennan shows the prosthetic hand supplied to him by Mand.ro, a Korean startup company with a humanitarian initiative (Photos by Mina Mohit) AMMAN — Muhammad Nasser Kennan wanted to be a football coach […]

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SwissLimbs will join the Cybathlon event in 2020.

SwissLimbs will join the Cybathlon event in 2020. Join us http://www.cybathlon.ethz.ch/cybathlon-2020/preliminary-race-task-descriptions.html   Race Task Description Main content CYBATHLON 2020 Preliminary Race Task Descriptions The document below is a preliminary description of the tasks and rules of each discipline constituting the competition of CYBATHLON 2020: Brain-Computer Interface Race Functional Electrical Stimulation Bike Race Powered Arm Prosthesis Race Powered […]

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Congratulations

SwissLimbs and Ikonda Hospital restored the mobility of the hundredth patient in Tanzania, September 2017Congratulations to the ortho-prosthetic team, Mr. Stanslaus and Mr. Tumaini for the passion and commitment in making “mobility a human right, accessible to amputees in Tanzania”!

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Alrai news – SwissLimbs and Mand.ro signed a MoU to provide myoelectric hands in Jordan and Africa, Amman 20th August 2017

Through this agreement the Parties intends to cooperate and spread prosthetic and orthopedic expertise. The Parties will facilitate, support and promote the training and manufacturing of prosthetic upper-limbs to provide patients with appropriate assistive devices. The aim is to improve: i) the quality of life of amputees; and ii) the ortho-prosthetic services and devices offered […]

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