Unfortunately for amputees in developing countries, poverty and disability go hand-in-hand. Limb loss can make it extremely difficult for victims to provide for themselves and their families. From this reality came the inspiration for Sudanpro, an inexpensive and durable prosthetic developed by the author, an orthotist and prosthetist working with Project Hope Sudan.
"New Prosthetics Offer Hope in Sudan,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 15
, Article 9.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol15/iss2/9