Patient using the bionic arm
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'Bionic arm' helps Colchester hospital stroke patients

A hospital in Essex has been helping stroke patients to rebuild strength with a new device dubbed the bionic arm.

The progress of seven patients at Colchester General Hospital has been monitored and the findings will be published in the coming weeks, in the hope of prompting further research into the benefits of the so-called "bionic arm".

  • 23 Mar 2012