Amputee Demonstrates His New Bionic Hand
Posted on May 20, 2011
It’s inventions and technology like this that make me hopeful and not to be that afraid if I ever lost a hand. #Luke Skywalker
“Last year, Patrick, a 24-year-old Austrian, decided to have his dysfunctional hand amputated and replaced with a bionic hand. He lost the use of his left hand after being electrocuted at work.
Here he demonstrates the extra movement his new bionic hand has given him, opening a bottle and tying his shoelaces, and tests a prototype hand which will give him additional wrist movement.”
(Via BBC News)