3D Scanning, Reverse Engineering & Rapid Prototyping

3D Printed Casts Help Bones Heal Almost Twice as Fast

Deniz Karasahin, a Turkish student, has developed a new type of cast, dubbed the Osteoid, with 3D printing and ultrasonic technologies that can actually heal bones over 40 percent fast than traditional casts. To decrease healing time, casts are designed to emit small...

Doctors in Shanghai Use 3D Printed Brain Models for Surgery Prep

At a recent seminar in Shanghai, China, doctors from the Punan Hospital, located in the southeast region of the city, revealed they have turned to 3D printing as an aide in brain surgery preparation. The doctors explained that they have begun to 3D print brain models...


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