With the launch of Zimmer Biomet’s personalized knee guides for the Persona® Partial Knee implant, we spoke with our longtime partner about the past and the future of personalized surgical solutions in orthopaedics.
COVID-19 has placed a significant burden on healthcare systems around the globe that are straining to handle the volumes of ill patients requiring life-saving treatment. The shift in clinical priorities in response to the pandemic provides the opportunity for 3D-printing resources at the Point-of-Care, including software, equipment, and skilled personnel, to be used in other ways.
The advantages offered by surgical planning tools and personalized guides and implants are applicable to a vast variety of surgical treatments. Some of these benefits have already been raised by the Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) program in the UK.
Astronomy aficionados know that the diameter and mount are important features of a telescope, but what about its appearance? Have you always dreamed about a personalized design for your telescope? Maybe a pink telescope with a flower texture or a green one with a colourful gradient sharkskin texture? Rejoice, for the era of 3D Printing is also the era of customization!
If you could sum up your attitude in 10 characters, what would you say? With Bawsome, you can change your accessory into a statement with personalized eyewear. All you need to do is select your model, frame color (both temples and front), lens color and 10-character-long message.