Athlete prostheses in composite materials

Andres Diaz Lantada indicated 22.11.2019

Composites are entering the medical device realm. In the paralympic games it is now common to see leg prostheses made of carbon fiber, although they are not so commonly translated to medical practice. In our opinion, it would be interesting to innovate affordable prostheses in composites.

Clinical need
Replacement of human tissues or organs
Traumatology and orthopedics
Ergonomic support
Sports medicine