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ÖSSUR TECHNOLOGIES FEATURED IN NATURE MEDICINE ARTICLE REPORTING FOR THE FIRST TIME ON AMPUTEES “FEELING” THEIR PROSTHETIC FOOT AND KNEE

– Proof of concept research holds promise for the future –
REYKJAVIK, Iceland, Sept. 11, 2019 — An article published in the journal Nature Medicine reports that two above knee lower-limb amputees who had intraneural electrodes implanted in their thighs and wore Össur prosthetic componentry are the first in the world to “feel” their prosthetic foot and knee in real-time. 

In the article, “Sensory Feedback Restoration in Leg Amputees Improves Walking Speed, Metabolic Cost And Phantom Pain (https://www.nature.com/articles/s41591-019-0567-3),” an international team of researchers present the

Source: ÖSSUR TECHNOLOGIES FEATURED IN NATURE MEDICINE ARTICLE REPORTING FOR THE FIRST TIME ON AMPUTEES “FEELING” THEIR PROSTHETIC FOOT AND KNEE

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