Technology Transferred to Industry


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