A Systematic Approach for Making 3D-Printed Patient-Specific Implants for Craniomaxillofacial Reconstruction

Craniomaxillofacial reconstruction implants, which are extensively used in head and neck surgery, are conventionally made in standardized forms. During surgery, the implant must be bended manually to match the anatomy of the individual bones. The bending process is time-consuming, especially for ine...

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Main Authors: Ruxu Du, Yu-Xiong Su, Yu Yan, Wing Shan Choi, Wei-Fa Yang, Chunyu Zhang, Xianshuai Chen, Justin Paul Curtin, Jianglin Ouyang, Bitao Zhang
Format: Article
Published: Elsevier 2020-11-01
Online Access:http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2095809920302794