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In 2019 2. Uttaradit

In 2019
The 150th royal mobile prosthesis unit project was a collaboration between the Prostheses Foundation and Uttaradit province. It took place at Lab Lae Hospital during 3rd – 8th February 2019. A total of 103 amputees from Uttaradit and nearby provinces came and a total of 96 prosthetic legs were provided.
 
Details:
                       1. Syme Prosthesis                    Amount:     2 legs
                       2. BK Prosthesis                        Amount:     56 legs
                       3. BK Prosthesis for Agriculture                   Amount: 23 legs
                       4. TK Prosthesis                        Amount:     2 legs
                       5. AK Prosthesis                       Amount:     23 legs
                       6. Hip Disarticulation Prosthesis                   Amount: 1 leg
 
          For this royal mobile prosthesis unit, Prof. Emeritus Dr. Kasem Wattanachai, Privy Councilor and Chairperson of Prostheses Foundation, was the chairperson in the opening ceremony of the royal mobile prosthesis unit as well as the opening ceremony of the royal prosthetic leg workshop at Lab Lae Hospital.
 
          In addition, the Prostheses Foundation also held a prosthesis making competition for disability equipment technicians to bring out the best of their skills. Together with Chiang Mai Institute for Skill Development, the foundation also offered a professional development course for 21 disability equipment technicians. The Prostheses Foundation also provided a workshop on evaluation and care for amputees with leg prostheses for 35 physicians and physical therapists of Uttaradit so that they have the knowledge to care for amputees with prosthetic legs.