Torc2 could revolutionise the way limb conditions and injuries are treated.
Based in Coventry, it has created a new form of flexible plastic that can be reshaped at temperatures that are safe for patients.
Technical lead Ron Taylor was inspired to act following the horrific experience of his young daughter’s hip correction treatment 24 years ago. It aims to improve care for those suffering with conditions such as cerebral palsy, talipes (club foot) and hip dysplasia (Spica).
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