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Designer creates Iron Man prosthetic hand using 3D printer

AOPA In Advance SmartBrief | Oct 21, 2014

Mechanical designer and animator Pat Starace has created a prosthetic hand using 3D printing that resembles the suit worn by superhero Iron Man. His design includes an LED light display that activates in the palm when the wearer tilts the hand back, replicating the "thruster" feature in the Ironman suit. Starace wants to collaborate with E-nable to give the tool to needy kids and says he wants the device to boost self-esteem among children to "superhero levels." Mashable (10/16)


New sensor adjusts socket to accommodate changes in residual limb

AOPA In Advance SmartBrief | Oct 16, 2014

O&P facilities are subject to FDA inspections

AOPA In Advance SmartBrief | Oct 21, 2014

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AlterG robotic orthosis aids rehab of paralyzed jockey

AOPA In Advance SmartBrief | Oct 16, 2014

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VA not expected to meet Nov. 5 deadline for Choice Cards rollout

AOPA In Advance SmartBrief | Oct 21, 2014

Prosthetics and orthopedics market poised for growth

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3D-printed replacement heel bone may help patient avoid amputation

AOPA In Advance SmartBrief | Oct 21, 2014

Quadriplegic groom walks down the aisle in Ekso suit

AOPA In Advance SmartBrief | Oct 21, 2014


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