QUEBEC, June 11 /CNW Telbec/ - Members of the media are invited to meet
Dr. James W. Breakey, a world leader in the field of prosthetics, at a seminar
that he will be giving on the first prosthetic knee completely controlled by a
Using electronic sensors and a microprocessor, the C-Leg(R) knee can
determine the precise position of its user and anticipate his/her movements.
The result: unparallel safety and freedom of movement for above-knee amputees.
The conference will include a practical demonstration of the knee by a user.
Simultaneous translation from English to French will be available.
Date: Friday, June 15, 2007
Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: Institut de réadaptation de Montréal
6300 Darlington, Montréal
For further information:
For further information: Geneviève Bégin, Axiome, (418) 694-0444, Cell.: