Technology Transferred to Industry

Description: 

The new Limb Immobilization Device (LID) replaces the expensive splints used for stabilizing fractured extremities to reduce movement during transportation of an injured patient. The LID is intend for pre-hospital emergency care use. Manufactured from moulded cardboard with ideal structural characteristics the innovative design makes the LID very light, low cost, and allows eco-friendly disposal. Ideal for storage in ambulances in use in rural and urban areas.

Sponsoring Organization: 

Department of Biotechnology, Government of India

Contact details: 

Prof. Alok R. Ray

Centre for Biomedical Engineering

alokray[at]iitd.ac.in