Tecnología Médica

Tecnología Médica

New study assesses effectiveness of 3D printed titanium implants on bone growth
11/05/2022 - A total of 16 patients were observed during the study, each undergoing reconstructive surgery for various maxillofacial defects. The patients were fitted with customized titanium implants and...
3D Systems and Enhatch partner to scale delivery of 3D printed medical devices
25/03/2022 - Through the partnership, the companies will combine their respective expertise and technologies to create an optimized, automated, and scalable workflow for fabricating medical...
Nvision and Watershed launch the first 3D printed anterior cervical plate with FDA clearance
24/01/2022 - Named the Quantum Titanium Cervical Plate System, the medical device is a small plate that’s commonly used to provide stability for the spine after surgery. By 3D printing their...
Health Canada has approved its first Canadian-made 3D printed medical implant
10/12/2021 - The 3D printed device is a customizable mandibular (lower jaw) plate for use in facial reconstruction surgery, predominantly for patients with oral cancer. It can also be used in conjunction with...
Fenin apoya y pone en valor la innovación tecnológica en la práctica traumatológica
30/09/2021 - La Federación Española de Empresas de Tecnología Sanitaria (Fenin) muestra una vez más su compromiso con el sector de la Traumatología con su...
Traumatología y COVID-19.
11/08/2021 - Evidentemente, ha afectado de forma más profunda en aquellas relacionadas con la propia enfermedad como neumología, infecciosas, medicina interna, etc. Sin embargo, también ha...
Unique porous 3D printed implants designed to treat eye socket fractures
05/08/2021 - Constructed using a Prusa i3 3D printer and PEEK filament, the team’s grafts are able to overcome the bioinertness of their material thanks to their porous features, which can be tailored to...
Orthofix Medical launches new 3D printed lumbar device for spinal fusion surgery
05/07/2021 - Designed for use in Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (PLIF) surgeries, the titanium implant features a complex 3D printed geometry, a porous structure, and a nanoscale surface texture that...
Onkos Surgical receives FDA clearance for new 3D printed BioGrip collars
29/06/2021 - Available as part of the company’s ELEOS Limb Salvage System, the porous medical devices are designed to support bone growth in bone cancer survivors and other complex limb salvage cases....
Affordable 3D printed insoles prevent deadly diabetic foot ulcer growth
17/06/2021 - Rather than using electronic sensors to monitor ulcer development, the team’s 3D printed insoles feature tiny tunable structures, capable of reliably detecting where wearers overload their...
Farsoon 3D printed spine implant granted “groundbreaking” NMPA clearance
04/03/2021 - Produced using Farsoon’s Selective Laser Melting (SLM) technology, the firm’s porous fusion cages are the first orthopedic grafts of their kind to gain the highest level of Chinese...
Doctors streamline spinal surgery by 3D printing laminectomy pedicle screw guides
10/02/2021 - By combining CT scanning with a Form 2 3D printer, the team were...
Osteopore and UMC+ 3D print leg amputation preventive implant
04/02/2021 - The 3D printed ‘cage’ is designed to aid patients in regenerating new bone cells and has been successfully implanted in its first patient in the...
Osteopore partners with Magloy Tech to market new OrthoMag dissolvable implant 
16/12/2020 - The novel implant consists of magnesium plates and screws that, during facial graft surgeries, are dissolved into a patient’s skin, reducing any risk of complications. By bringing the...
FC Barcelona joins ‘TRIANKLE’ project to trial regenerative 3D bioprinted ankle implants 
01/12/2020 - The twelve-strong group of companies, including bioprinting firm 
3D Systems’ Vantage Ankle PSI awarded FDA clearance, distribution partnership signed with Exactech
19/11/2020 - The Vantage Ankle PSI aids in total ankle replacement surgery carried out by medical device manufacturer Extactech’s 
A.D.A.M. receives 510 (K) eligibility from FDA for 3D printed bones
23/10/2020 - A.D.A.M.’s vision is to eventually enable patients to have their tissues modeled using MRI and CAT scans stored on its A.D.A.M. digital platform, which can then be 3D printed and implanted...
4WEB Medical launches 3D printed stand-alone Anterior spinal implant
08/10/2020 - 4WEB Medical’s latest additive surgical device features an enhanced dual-step locking system, which prevents spinal screws from backing out, and provides surgeons with greater confidence...
3D printed porous magnesium scaffolds show potential as bone-substituting material
16/09/2020 - While the approach isn’t without its limitations, the researchers believe the solvent-cast 3D printed (SC-3DP) method used has ‘unprecedented possibilities’ for the fabrication...
Exactech shifts Equinoxe Stemless Shoulder manufacture to laser based 3D printing
31/08/2020 - The Stemless Shoulder, a bone-conserving anatomic total shoulder prosthesis released in 2018, previously used electron beam melting (EBM) additive manufacturing. Prior to switching processes,...
Linde partners with 3D Medlab to optimize 3D printed lattice structures for medical devices
29/07/2020 - Gases often play a fundamental role in additive manufacturing, as any impurities that remain in the print chamber, even once purged, can have a detrimental effect on the part being produced. In a...