Arbutus Medical is a surgical equipment company developing innovative devices for orthopedic surgery in low-resource environments and developing countries.
March 30, 2018 | British Medical Journals - From Malawi to Middlesex: the case of the Arbutus Drill Cover System as an example of the cost-saving potential of frugal innovations for the UK NHS.
May 21, 2015 | British Medial Journals - Is safe surgery possible when resources are scarce?
July 17, 2015 | Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma - Making Safe Surgery Affordable: Design of a Surgical Drill Cover System for Scale.
September 6, 2019 | Veterinary Practice News - Arbutus Medical donates orthopedic tools to charitable groups
February 4, 2019 | The New Yorker - “Reverse Innovation” Could Save Lives. Why Aren’t We Embracing It?
January 29, 2019 | Medgadget - Arbutus Medical’s New Low-Cost Surgical DrillCovers: Interview with CEO Lawrence Buchan
September 1, 2019 | De Ingenieur - Afedekhoes Beschermt Boor Chirurg
October 27, 2017 | The Guardian - The cheap innovations the NHS could take from sub-Saharan Africa
January 1, 2017 | UBC Catalyst for Innovation - Operating from a Good Place: The Making of a Social Venture
September 1, 2016 | Core77 - This Ingenious Drill Accessory Will Save Lives and Limbs
August 2, 2016 | The New York Times - Cover Lets Household Drills Be Used in Surgery
July 30, 2016 | The University of British Columbia, Department of Mechanical Engineering - Arbutus Medical receives $1 million to expand in Asia and Africa
July 21, 2016 | Vice Media - How to Make a Hardware Store Drill Into a Surgical Tool
November 5, 2015 | The Ubyssey - Arbutus Medical is making surgery safe for everyone
August 17, 2015 | Al Jazeera - Safe Surgery Innovations in Uganda
December 22, 2014 | BBC - Fixing bones with a household drill