Ugandan machete victim receives Salford prosthetics

A woman from Uganda has been given both a mechanical and prosthetic arm
designed and produced by a team of Salford Prosthetics and Orthotics students.

A fund was set up by ‘Salford knowledge 4 change’ to send a team of students over to
Uganda to help Ninsiima, a peasant farm worker, who was brutally attacked by her husband
with a machete last year. Ninsiima lost both her hands and one of her ears and her eye as
she tried to protect her face.

Read the full article published on Quays News here


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