As I already hinted, the future is here. Brought to you by Otto Bock Healthcare.
Forget about bulky and barely usable prosthesis! High tech has come to aid finger amputees.
Most people think diabetes is incurable. I’m fat, because I have diabetes. No, you’re not. You have diabetes, because you’re fat. And diabetes is curable.
Ingrown toe nail is a serious problem, with a threat of inflammation, edema and infection. It should be treated at once.
House M.D., one of my favourite series, showed an interesting device to treat phantom pain in amputated limbs, called a mirror box.
In the 1950’s, there was a drug called Thalidomide. It was prescribed as sedative for pregnant women having morning nausea. In the early 1960’s it became clear that the drug causes birth defects: babies were born without fingers, toes and sometimes entire hands and legs.
I always admired this leadership thing. Almost every apparel company claims it’s the world’s leader. Banks say they are leaders in at least one area. Turns out double hand surgery is no different.