Duane Nelson, along with a friend and colleague, Jody Riggs, spent three months in 2007 assisting amputees along the Thailand/Burma (Myanmar) border. Their specialized training in prosthetics and orthotics changed the lives of the amputees, and the families and communities of these survivors. With the aid of local actors, Nelson and Riggs helped the survivors travel the road to recovery.
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 12
, Article 7.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol12/iss1/7