/R E P E A T/ - Press invitation - Presenting the C-Leg(R)- A "smart" step forward for above-knee amputees



    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
microprocessor.
    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.:
(418) 564-3614

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