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April 17, 2014
Scientists have developed the first bionic prosthetic hand which allows the patient to feel different textures. This is achieved by implanting electrodes into the nerves which is an exciting development in treating amputees.
September 17, 2012
A paralysed man has regained limited use of his hand after pioneering surgery to bypass damage to his spinal cord.
November 4, 2011
The Hand Surgery department in Leeds is set to become the first place in the UK to perform a hand transplant.
October 16, 2011
Xiaflex A new injection treatment for dupuytrens disease has become available. There are currently no long-term results of treatment...
January 28, 2010
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