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David Sengeh:
O doloroso problema dos membros protéticos

TED2014 · 4:43 · Filmed Mar 2014
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David Sengeh: O doloroso problema dos membros protéticos
4:43 · Filmed March 2014 at TED2014 · Subtitles available in 30 languages

O que levou David Sengeh a criar um membro protético mais confortável? Ele cresceu em Serra Leoa, e muitas das pessoas que ele ama perderam membros depois da guerra civil brutal que houve lá. Quando notou que as pessoas que tinham próteses não as estavam usando, ele se empenhou em descobrir o motivo para resolver o problema com sua equipe do MIT Media Lab.

Biomechatronics engineer
Even the most advanced prosthetic isn't useful if it's hard to wear. This observation guides TED Fellow David Sengeh's work at the Biomechatronics group in the MIT Media Lab. Full bio
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