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World Science Festival Brisbane From Stone Age Surgery to Modern Medicine
Evidence of a successful amputation found in 31,000-year-old skeletal remains has rewritten the medical history books. The extraordinary find in Borneo challenges modern medicine’s successful amputation record, which stretches back a mere 100 years.
Our expert panel traces the discovery story and shares some of the current advances in medical science that bring new hope and freedom to modern amputees.