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Helping Hands – The Journey of Rehabilitation for amputees

Amputee Rehabilitation

Helping Hands – The Journey of Rehabilitation for amputees By Anagha Kerur An amputation is a traumatic experience and requires proper healthcare to help the person overcome physical and psychological barriers, in addition to their pain post-surgery. Amputation is an irreversible surgical option which may result in the patient becoming physically challenged and can cause …

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The Price Of Normalcy: Amputation and Assistive Technology

1.4% of India’s 1.4 billion population is movement disabled. A study that examines the prevalence of disability across income classes found that all kinds of disabilities were more concentrated among the poorest category whereas the richest wealth quintile showed low prevalence. The Indian population continues to be vastly underserved,  the delivery of treatments is extremely …

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