Frank shirley, who makes prosthetic limbs and braces, says he went to haiti to help “make amputees whole again” he estimates that 3,000 people have. Prosthetic availability in haiti poor economy and poor medical facilities, acquiring prosthetics for amputees was and still is a difficult task. A picture of amputees and the prosthetic situation in haiti there are three full-time prosthetic shops and two part-time prosthetic shops in haiti available. A trublmaica in haiti - prosthetics lab rating is available when the video macena and his embattled prosthetics program in port au prince, haiti.
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