Medicine

Dog runs on printed on 3D-printer prostheses forepaws

Derby was born with deformed front legs. The owners abandoned it and were going to give to a shelter, but the organization «Peace and Paws Dog Rescue» took the dog. Then, Derby came to the education of Tara Anderson, Director of 3D Systems.Now, thanks printed on 3D-printer paws Derby can run and sit, like any…

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The treatment in the past (23 photos)

These photos show us a variety of medical supplies used by doctors and their patients in the past. Such masks worn during the plague. The “beak” stored flavored substance. This machine, developed in 1950, has served as a giant iron lungs. In order to survive, children suffering from polio could be inside for years. Orphans…

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Microsoft updated the headset for the visually impaired

In 2011, Microsoft and charity Guide Dogs began working on the project Cities Unlocked, the essence of which – to develop a headset for the visually impaired and blind people. The first version of the device appeared in 2014, and recently updated Microsoft introduced in hardware and software: now the gadget reports of interference and…

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Russian doctors have saved the lives of hopeless patient (5 photos)

Russian doctors managed to make another braekthrough, do what only yesterday seemed impossible. They saved the lives of patients who would have considered all the other bad, and hardly even tried to treat him. It is incompatible with the life of Physicians, and especially the scientists, superstitious people and their achievements are in no hurry…

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In Russia, for the first time carried out a successful operation to transplant a face

Russian surgeons in May 2015 conducted an operation to complex tissues of the face allotransplantation person serviceman who received disfiguring electrical accident in 2012. Russian Health Minister Veronika Skvortsova said that the operation is considered successful. The operation in Russia was the 32 th in the world complex of allograft tissue to disfigure the human…

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As 3D-printed prosthetic limbs changes

Prosthetics – the best way to solve the problem of lack of human limbs. With the advent of 3D-printers in the development of a new stage of prosthetics. The number of companies that are engaged in the creation of 3D-printed limbs, increased several times. About the most interesting and promising of them read our review.…

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