How 3D printed prosthetic limbs are helping one hospital treat Syrian war refugees

A hospital in Jordan is trialing the use of 3D-printed prosthetic limbs to treat refugees injured in the ongoing war in Syria. The technology allows an artificial limb to be designed and built within 24 hours, and at a fraction of the cost of conventional prostheses. The trial appears to be a success story for the practical use of 3D-printed prosthetic limbs, and in a part of the world where the need is greatest…
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