He lost his arm in an accident. A new surgery and a bionic prosthetic are giving him back unprecedented control.
The fact that Burkhard can move any fingers is practically a miracle. The hand he…
Post-traumatic infection is one of the most prevalent and challenging complications facing orthopedic
surgeons in both military and civilian populations, occurring after up to 60% of open bone fractures[1-7]. This
converts a 6-month recovery into a several-year (or longer) recovery.