Through Knee Limb/KDP
Patients suffering from diseases like diabetes often must undergo limb amputation through their knee joint. Donate, and help a patient walk and live again.
KNEE DISARTICULATION PROSTHESIS (THROUGH KNEE 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 Knee Disarticulation Prosthesis (KDP) is an artificial limb that replaces any amputated limb through knee joint as a result of diabetes, peripheral vascular disease, and trauma.
PWDs in need have
access to assistive
devices in poor
KDPs provided in 2020
BENEFITS OF KDP
Increases PWDs’ mobility, functioning & improves mental wellbeing
Increases PWDs’ independence, self-determination, & participation in society
Reduces economic burden for both hospitals & PWDs’ families