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  • Amputee Stump Covers to Reduce Pain

    Recently I have experienced a truly remarkable case story involving the use of Farabloc for phantom limb pain management. Farabloc was developed by a German Engineering student Frieder Kempe in the late 1960s to combat phantom limb pain. His father who lost a leg in WWII could predict rain with increased phantom pain and so […]

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  • India Plastic Surgery Camp

          For 8+ years, Gold Coast Hand Therapy therapists have given up their Christmas holidays to travel to India with local Plastic Surgeon Dr Dilip Gahankari as part of his annual, free reconstructive /plastic surgery camp in rural India at the Mahatma Gandhi Tribal Hospital. The majority of people who are seen are tragic […]

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