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2018-07-19HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn provided prosthesis to the disabled in Surat Thani Province

       HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn presided to Banjong Buri Hotel, Muang District, Surat Thani Province to provide prosthesis for the disabled at the 148th mobile unit supported by Prostheses Foundation of H.R.H the Princess Mother at the General Hall, Wat Klang Mai, Muang District, Surat Thani Province, during July 14-19, 2018 whereby 156 impoverished amputees were provided with quality prosthesis free of charge.
      HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn observed the procedure in putting on prosthesis, prosthetic walking demonstration, the exhibition and the Foundation's work with IRPC in developing translucent test socket for prosthesis above the knee and to be able to check the tightness of the socket including the use of wedge socket to increase firmness and flexibility for prosthesis under the knee.
         Mr. Sukrit Surabotsopon, President of IRPC Public Co., Ltd., was granted an audience in presenting a six-wheeled truck to be used for the prosthetic mobile unit whereby each year, the Foundation’s mobile unit visited various areas around the country 5-6 times a year.


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