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New type of surgery can help amputees better control their residual muscles

New type of surgery can help amputees better control their residual muscles

Reducing obesity may prevent up to half of new type 2 diabetes cases

Reducing obesity may prevent up to half of new type 2 diabetes cases

Groundbreaking therapy may provide a new treatment modality for biofilm infections in foot ulcers

Groundbreaking therapy may provide a new treatment modality for biofilm infections in foot ulcers

New results challenge prevailing dogma regarding brain plasticity following limb loss

New results challenge prevailing dogma regarding brain plasticity following limb loss

FDA approves first implant system for adults who have above-the-knee amputations

FDA approves first implant system for adults who have above-the-knee amputations

Sensory stimulation improves perception of phantom limbs, leads to better muscle movement

Sensory stimulation improves perception of phantom limbs, leads to better muscle movement

New technique may help assess hand injuries

New technique may help assess hand injuries

New procedure offers lasting pain relief for patients with osteoarthritis

New procedure offers lasting pain relief for patients with osteoarthritis

Researchers develop low-cost, customizable, self-locking upper limb prosthesis

Researchers develop low-cost, customizable, self-locking upper limb prosthesis

WHO plans to increase access to affordable, quality-assured testing and treatment for diabetes

WHO plans to increase access to affordable, quality-assured testing and treatment for diabetes

Study provides new insight into the evolution of limb regeneration in lungfish and other species

Study provides new insight into the evolution of limb regeneration in lungfish and other species

New insights into how the brain can induce diabetes remission in rodents

New insights into how the brain can induce diabetes remission in rodents

Combination of gout and diabetes carries increased risk of amputation

Combination of gout and diabetes carries increased risk of amputation

Researchers show usefulness of potential 'phage cocktail' therapy on wound infections

Researchers show usefulness of potential 'phage cocktail' therapy on wound infections

First-ever multicenter network to study diabetic foot ulcers

First-ever multicenter network to study diabetic foot ulcers

New test can help track muscle weakness, prevent falls in diabetic patients

New test can help track muscle weakness, prevent falls in diabetic patients

Irresistin: a ‘poison arrow’ to defeat antibiotic resistance

Irresistin: a ‘poison arrow’ to defeat antibiotic resistance

The biggest database for automated gait analysis

The biggest database for automated gait analysis

Study: Firework-related injury has increased in West Virginia after the passage of new law

Study: Firework-related injury has increased in West Virginia after the passage of new law

GlobalData: Nearly 83.5% of orthopedic procedures estimated to be delayed in the U.S.

GlobalData: Nearly 83.5% of orthopedic procedures estimated to be delayed in the U.S.