Tecnología Médica

Tecnología Médica

Realidad virtual en capacitación de personal para tratamiento de pacientes con problemas de salud mental.
07/06/2022 - La Organización Mundial de la Salud (OMS) considera la salud como un estado completo de bienestar físico, mental y social y no solamente la ausencia de afecciones o...
Protosthetics launches Galileo in-house prosthetic 3D printing program
13/04/2022 - Called Galileo, the plug-and-play system is designed to help O&P practices overcome many of the barriers that have so far deterred them from making the leap to 3D...
Dutch prosthetic 3D printing project in Sierra Leone nominated for WHO prize
30/03/2022 - For nearly four years now, the group has used 3D printing alongside scanning gear provided by SHINING 3D to produce prosthetics for amputees in the country without access to postoperative care. In...
AMT PostPro chemical vapor smoothing proves a gamechanger for custom 3D printed prosthetics
02/03/2022 - Prosthetic device manufacturer Proteo turned to AMT for the post-processing of its 3D printed DuoSocket prosthetic, which had been customized for a patient who had undergone a limb reamputation...
Engineers develop haptic feedback sleeve and 3D printed glasses that allow blind people to ‘see’
26/01/2022 - Composed of two IR cameras on an FDM-printed frame, the team’s glasses relay data about a user’s surroundings to a motor-padded sleeve, which tells them how far objects are away via...
Sensores para rastrear uso y confianza de prótesis de mano.
24/01/2022 - La medicina personalizada es una tendencia en la que el enfoque del tratamiento se centra en el paciente, en lugar de un enfoque en el que «una talla sirve para...
Fenin resalta el impacto positivo de las innovaciones tecnológicas en el ámbito de la Ortopedia
06/12/2021 - La Federación Española de Empresas de Tecnología Sanitaria (Fenin), con motivo del Día Internacional de las Personas con Discapacidad, que se celebra...
London man receives “world’s first” 3D printed prosthetic eye
26/11/2021 - Steve Verze received the eye today at Moorfields Eye Hospital in Finsbury, London, which provides a more realistic look than a traditional acrylic prosthetic eye and can be manufactured in a much...
INTERVIEW: Fited, Formnext Start-up Challenge 2021 Winner
17/11/2021 - A vital component of the expo is the annual start-up challenge, with winners selected for free participation in the trade show including a pitch event on Day One. All week we will be profiling the...
Ortopedia, vientos en contra por la COVID-19.
15/11/2021 - Hasta ahora, la industria de la ortopedia sigue restringida por COVID-19, la escasez de personal hospitalario y precios más bajos en China. Los analistas esperaban que las...
Prótesis para dedos: la combinación de tecnología y funcionalidad.
28/10/2021 - Los avances tecnológicos recientes permiten el uso de fotografías 2D para fabricar prótesis individualizadas basadas en la antropometría del paciente. La...
Investigadores mexicanos crean muletas que pueden convertirse en silla.
23/09/2021 - Existen tres tipos de discapacidad: la sensorial y de la comunicación (discapacidad para ver, oír y hablar), motriz (problemas para caminar, manipular objetos y de...
Dyson Award-winning orthosis counteracts hypertonia in children with cerebral palsy
02/09/2021 - Developed by University of Antwerp student Mano Balliu, ManiFlex is a dynamic orthosis that can be completely custom-made in TPU using Multi Jet Fusion (MJF) 3D printing technology. The orthosis...
Glaze Prosthetics brings 3D printed prosthetic production in-house with HP MJF 580
15/07/2021 - Investing in the machine has enabled Glaze to digitize its production processes and work directly with clinicians to speed up previously lengthy workflows. The MJF 580 will also allow Glaze to...
Sordoceguera: equipo de asistencia.
25/06/2021 - Algunas personas sordociegas no oyen ni ven nada, mientras que otras pueden tener algún resto de visión y/o audición. Genera problemas específicos de...
Elevadores de pacientes: cuando la movilidad se vuelve un desafío.
17/06/2021 - Los dos tipos básicos de elevadores de pacientes son: Elevadores de pie y Elevadores de cabestrillo. Un elevador de...
PROTIQ introduces 3D printing-powered orthopaedic shoe-tailoring tool
15/06/2021 - Using the firm’s new web application, shoemakers can now upload client foot scans and create bespoke shoe templates that meet their exact specifications. Once ordered, PROTIQ SLS 3D prints...
Student engineer’s new ‘V3D’ prosthetic limb socket can be 3D printed for just €30
27/05/2021 - Nicknamed ‘V3D,’ the transradial device features a volume-adjustable closure system, allowing users to easily attach artificial limbs before moving them with a high range of flexion...
B9Creations and Black Hills Works set to 3D print assistive devices for 600+ disabled individuals
26/05/2021 - For almost seven decades, Black Hills Works has provided disabled adults with everything from homes and employment to recreation and social outlets. Now partnering with B9Creations, the...
Charleston VA 3D Innovation Center requests FDA clearance for 3D printed medical devices
12/04/2021 - As reported by Live 5 News, the center believes it can produce tens of thousands of medical devices each year using its 17 3D printers, once it receives the go ahead. The hospital is also the...