This same system, called myoelectric control, is used in many other prostheses. So people who have used other myoelectric prosthetic hands are able to learn to use an i-Limb Hand quickly.
Jose Ramos, a 27-year-old student and former Navy Corpsman, lost his left hand in Iraq. Shown here with his i-Limb Hand, Ramos mimics a clinician giving him the thumbs-up.
July 18, 2007 10:00 AM PDT
Photo by: Touch Bionics
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