Hip Replacement Using 3D Printing Technology

Using the latest in 3D printing technology has enabled a patient involved in a traffic accident in the late 1970’s to have a hip replacement operation with a bone graft and 3D printed titanium hip at Southampton General Hospital with collaboration from Southampton University.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=wN6ckFSAtao

For further information, click here to read full detail on The Engineer website.

 

 

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