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Friday, November 20, 2009

Microprocessor knee



This type of knee work on strain and motion sensors.these unit can sense weather a flexion or extension moment is occuring and the specific knee position that is present.On board computer assists knee resistance allowing a wide range of gait,normally perfom speeds from very slow to very fast.

I may say that "the technology mimic the anatomic/biological knee as it enable most of its function"





Changamoto iliyopo ni je jamii zetu zitaweza lini kufaidi tekinologia hizi?Ukizingatia gharama zake ni kubwa.
Inabidi tuifanyie kazi changamoto hii!!!

Thursday, November 12, 2009

This is how you can stablelize a weak wrist.









If you have a problem of weak wrist,this wrist support is your solution.
You can try it and see the outcome.

Study tour


Student from Tatcot Mr Atsu and Mr Koffi both from Ghana have made a study tour in our department, together with their supervisor Mr Walter Tuni from CCBRT where their doing the internship.

Monday, November 2, 2009

From orthopaedic dictionary.

Is a basic type of cervical orthosis that wraps around the neck and is adjustable circumferentially.It can be soft fabricated from polyethylene foam,rubber and felt) or hard (fabricated from lightpolyethylene or other plastic,normally used as an extension orthosis for relieve of pain ,mainly at the vertebrae column due to different pathological reasons.



Cervical collar fabricated with soft polyethylene foam.


Cervical collar fabricated with hard polyethylene foam.