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Minister calls for better supply of prosthetic limbs

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Mon, February 28 2011 | 09:15 am

PREMIUM Indonesia needs better orthotics and prosthetics services due to the vast increase in the number of disabled people, a minister says.

Health Minister Endang Sedyaningsih said Indonesian disable persons who needed orthotics and prosthetics continued to increase, as many diseases developed into more complex structures, severely affecting their health.

Unfortunately, only a few domestic...