Published in Blood Weekly, September 20th, 2001
Fisher marked his six-month anniversary date of the innovative experimental procedure recently. The hand transplant was performed at Jewish Hospital during a 13-hour surgical procedure by physicians from Kleinert, Kutz and Associates Hand Care Center, PLLC, and University of Louisville in February 2001.
"So far, so good," says Fisher. "The smile on my face gets bigger and bigger everyday. I'm hanging in there, and it's working good."
Fisher reported gaining...
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