This is pretty newsworthy to say the least as the woman’s leg had been broken for a number of years and was facing amputation and then this…as you watch the vide they put the two ends together and used a gel and further up her leg injected more stem cells. The patient uses telemedicine to check in so doctors can see the progress of the growing bone. BD
A groundbreaking surgical technique has been used to rebuild the leg of a woman who suffered a bad break in a hit-and-run accident.
Video - Shattered Leg Rebuilt Using Stem Cells - WSJ.com
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For some reason the WSJ video has lots of audio gaps (even on their website). If you want to hear the entire broadcast, the Sky News website hosts the complete video.ReplyDelete