Search Tag: 3D printing

Health Management


2017 21 Aug

An Opportunity for the Future 3D makerspaces could help hospitals to enter the world of 3D technology without needing a big budget and employing expensive specialists.   We have all heard about 3D printing, and the first hospitals have already begun to integrate this technology into their everyday business. Prostheses made of plastic compound materials... Read more

Executive Health Management


2017 03 Jun

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IMAGING Management

3D-Printed Kidney Model Allows Surgeons to Successfully Transplant Adult Kidney into Two-Year-Old

2017 13 May

For the first time ever, surgeons at Guy’s and St. Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust have been able to transplant an adult kidney into a two-year-old child, using 3D Printing to achieve this complex surgery.(left to right) Lucy's brother Daniel, Lucy's mum Ciara, Lucy's dad Chris and Lucy. Picture credits Guy's and St Thomas' HospitalTwo-year-old Lucy Boucher... Read more

IMAGING Management

A Novel Just-In-Time Concept

2017 11 May

An Innovative Combination of the Power of Additive Manufacturing and the Integrity of Mimics Innovation Suite  Researchers from RMIT University's Center for Additive Manufacturing in Melbourne, Australia, are proposing a new concept called just-in-time, that applies to additive manufacturing (AM) prosthesis design. This particular approach adopted by... Read more

IMAGING Management

Essential Guidelines for Medical 3D Printing: Patient Safety Comes First

2017 09 May

3D Printing is becoming progressively more accessible and is gaining momentum in several fields of medicine. From preoperative planning to developing innovative tools that enhance medical procedures, the endless possibilities in creating 3D anatomical models make the technology highly seductive in the quest to help patients. Ever since its inception,... Read more

Health Management

3D Printed Kidney Phantoms Will Optimise Radiation Dose

2017 07 May

How can affordable cost 3D printed kidney phantoms assist nuclear medicine treatment planning and radiation dose optimisation?  Please briefly describe your research on 3D kidney phantoms. Why did you set up this study and what were the main findings?   Nuclear medicine is a medical specialty that uses radiopharmaceuticals for diagnosis and treatment... Read more

Executive Health Management

Materialise-3D Printing in Medicine Course

2017 27 Apr

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Executive Health Management

MWS: Materialise World Summit 2017

2017 27 Mar

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IMAGING Management

3D Printing with TeraRecon

2017 01 Mar

Printing your model is easier than ever. Every TeraRecon system houses a feature that allows the user to print directly from their existing workflow. It provides you a way to print full-color 3D models without the need for a printer, any 3rd party software, and it avoids the use of giant, inefficient STL files.   TeraRecon 3D Print Packs leverage a... Read more

IT Management

TeraRecon Premiers HoloPack Portal at HIMSS17

2017 20 Feb

TeraRecon, a leader in advanced visualization and enterprise medical image viewing solutions, debuted their new high performance, cloud-based augmented reality solution, the HoloPack™ Portal*, at the Health Information & Management Systems Society (HIMSS17) Annual Conference & Exhibition, in Orlando, Florida. The HoloPack Portal extends the TeraRecon... Read more