Recent Examples of amputee from the Web
Directed by King Vidor, the melodrama unfolds against the realities of war; the hero becomes an amputee.
Hunter Woodhall, 18, a double amputee shortly after birth, flew in for the weekend from the University of Arkansas to inspire other athletes.
Rosa Cabrera, a diabetic and a double amputee, was one of the patients evacuated after the air conditioning failed in the wake of Hurricane Irma, her son-in-law Ray Nizario said.
In a stroke of cunning, Caputo recruited Chuck Sonntag, a double amputee cancer survivor, to serve as the group's leader.
There were fundraisers, concerts and public events with Sinise, who played double-amputee Lt.
Ed Salau, an amputee, to climb Mount Rainier, along the way revisiting the grenade incident that took Salau's leg.
The startup has been testing its VR technology in European hospitals with stoke victims, amputees, and other people suffering from debilitating conditions, as a way to help them regain their movement.
Mason, a double amputee, said that his next-door neighbor helped him out of his apartment.
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