Below Elbow Artificial Limb/TRP | Indus Hospital & Health Network

Below Elbow Artificial Limb/TRP

Below Elbow Artificial Limb/TRP

20,000.00

Some patients are born without a hand or forearm, or have lost them to amputation or disease. Donate, and help a patient resume performing their daily activities with ease.

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Description

TRANS-RADIAL PROSTHESIS (BELOW THE ELBOW ARTIFICIAL LIMB)

Disability is a global issue and a significant public health problem. World Health Organization estimates a 15% of prevalence disability globally, with the majority of persons with disability (PWD) living in developing countries.

Persons with lower limb disability require assistive devices in the form of orthoses and prostheses, without which they face activity limitations, participation restrictions, and can poorer health and quality of life.

A Trans-Radial Prosthesis (TRP) is an artificial upper limb that replaces amputated limb below the elbow. It is utilized for amputations or congenital absences of the hand or below the forearm.

5-15%

PWDs in need have
access to assistive
devices in poor
countries

74

TRPs provided
in 2020

20,000

Cost of
TRP

BENEFITS OF TRP

Increases PWDs’ mobility, functioning & improves mental wellbeing

Increases PWDs’ independence, self-determination, & participation in society

Reduces economic burden for both hospitals & PWDs’ families

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