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Prosthetic Hand Gives User Ability to Feel, Sense Objects

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February 5, 2014
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A newly developed prosthetic hand can help users sense objects like a real hand would. Video provided by Newsy


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I Limb Prosthetic Hand Introduced to India

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AFP (July 19, 2013) — I Limb is a new type of prosthetic limb has been developed for amputees, that functions like a normal hand. Basic activities like eating, writing, typing and lifting can be preformed. Indian patient, Gyansingh, sits next to an I Limb, a Myoelectric Prosthetic Hand, which has been introduced to India, at the Government Spine Institute in Ahmedabad on July 18, 2013.
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Mind-Controlled Prosthetic Arm Restores Amputee Dexterity

Mind-Controlled Prosthetic Arm Restores Amputee Dexterity

Reuters - Innovations Video Online (Oct. 29, 2014) — A Swedish amputee who became the first person to ever receive a brain controlled prosthetic arm is able to manipulate and handle delicate objects with an unprecedented level of dexterity. The device is connected directly to his bone, nerves and muscles, giving him the ability to control it with his thoughts. Matthew Stock reports. Video provided by Reuters
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Texas High Schoolers Create Hand for Toddler

Texas High Schoolers Create Hand for Toddler

AP (May 7, 2014) — Three high school students in Leander, Texas have created a prosthetic hand for a two-year-old boy, based on an adult prototype his mother found on the Internet. The young boy was born with a cleft hand. (May 7) Video provided by AP
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Bionic Hand for Soldiers

Bionic Hand for Soldiers

Ivanhoe (May 28, 2014) — A prosthetic hand that bends, twists and moves. See how this bionic hand is helping wounded soldiers. Video provided by Ivanhoe
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