Artificial hand and forearm, 1601-1700
Openshaw' artificial hand, c 1919, designed by Thomas Openshaw, a surgeon at Queen Mary's Hospital, Roehampton, during World War I © Science Museum / Science & Sociey
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Electromechanical biomimetic prosthetic hand by University of Washington Dept of Computer Science & Engineering. Current prototype controlled by glove interface.
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Early amputation was regarded as a life saving procedure and prosthetics were very popular in the nineteenth century in the presence of frequent post-operative infection complicating injuries.