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VOA: 3D printers allow Tanzania hospital to make artificial limbs more quickly

Comprehensive Community Based Rehabilitation in Tanzania (CCBRT) hospital is using 3D printers to make artificial limbs, shortening a process that used to take weeks to just a few hours. Researchers want to see if this technology can be scaled up to meet the needs of the estimated 3.5 million people living with a disability in Tanzania. For VOA, Willy Lowry has the story from Dar es Salaam. Watch VOA’s video here.