Below Elbow Artificial Limb/TRP
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.
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.
PWDs in need have
access to assistive
devices in poor
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