Touch Bionics unveils new products at AOPA

Sep 20, 2011, 08:30 ET from Touch Bionics

Prosthetic technology company continues to innovate

LAS VEGAS, NV, Sept. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Touch Bionics, the upper limb prosthetic technology provider, today revealed new and upgraded products at the American Orthotic & Prosthetic Association National Assembly in Las Vegas.

Key developments include the i-limb ultra, an upgraded version of its flagship prosthetic hand solution, and virtu-limb, a prosthetic training and simulation tool. Also introduced at AOPA, living image is an imaging system that accurately captures the color and appearance of limbs for the creation of the livingskin range of passive silicone prostheses.

"We are pleased to introduce i-limb ultra, virtu-limb and living image at AOPA," said Ian Stevens, CEO, Touch Bionics. "We believe that prosthetists and therapists will find these products to be very beneficial to their patients. New technology needs to be properly supported and Touch Bionics is fully committed to providing clinicians with comprehensive training, as well as clinical, technical and patient outcome support."

About Touch Bionics

Touch Bionics is a provider of world-leading prosthetic technologies and supporting services designed to achieve positive outcomes for people with upper limb deficiencies. Our products include myoelectric prosthetic hand and prosthetic finger solutions, as well as passive silicone prostheses that closely match the natural appearance of the wearer. We are committed to helping ensure that our patients and customers have the best possible experience with our products by supporting them with training and a full range of clinical services.

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