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Accessible Prosthetic

Prosthetic limbs are made with more than physical accessibility in mind

Implications - Individuals who require prosthetic limbs are concerned with accessibility not just when it comes to their physical mobility, but in multifaceted social and economic ways -- a fact which companies that provide prosthetic limbs are now aiming to integrate. With additional points of availability that can range from cost to self-building programs, the world of prosthetic design and use has become much more inclusive to individuals who would otherwise be unable to reap the benefits of new technologies due to costs and/or geographic remoteness.
Workshop Question — How could your brand prioritise accessibility?
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Featured Examples

Performance-Enhancing Prosthetics
Performance-Enhancing Prosthetics
The Marie-T Prosthetic Changes the Way Ballerinas Perform
Designed by Pratt Institute graduate Jae-Hyun An, the Marie-T prosthetic leg is a unique artificial limb that encourages a new genre of ballet. Unlike conventional artificial limbs, the Marie-T... MORE
Adjustable Low-Cost Prosthetics
Adjustable Low-Cost Prosthetics
The 'BAMBOODIA' Prosthetic is Designed for Teenagers
Prosthetics often come with a high price tag and the need to be replaced continuously when worn by children who are growing, so the conceptual ‘BAMBOODIA’ prosthetic aims to change this... MORE
Prosthetic-Building Kits
Prosthetic-Building Kits
These Prosthetics in a Box Make Replacement Limbs More Accessible
These prosthetics in a box comprise a modular kit that makes it possible for someone to construct affordable and functional limb replacements. From Not Impossible Labs and Mike Ebeling’s... MORE
Affordable Prosthetic Appendages
Affordable Prosthetic Appendages
A New Low-Cost Prosthetic Foot Better Mimics a Biological Foot
A newly developed low-cost prosthetic foot, developed by engineers at MIT, aims to let wearers walk with a fluid motion while being affordable and accessible to everyone. According to engineers at... MORE
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Dual-Handed Robotic Prosthetics
The Youbionic Double Hand Increases Capabilities When Worn
The Youbionic Double Hand has been engineered to provide users with the ability to double their capabilities with a single hand to increase output when performing a variety of different tasks. The... MORE
Adjustable Developing Nation Prosthetics
Adjustable Developing Nation Prosthetics
The 'Ring' Prosthetic Leg Grows Along with Children
The conceptual ‘Ring’ prosthetic leg has been designed by Snežana Jeremić as a piece of medical equipment that will enable children in developing nations to be supported if they have... MORE

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