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Surgery Training Joint Model

Technology #20160035

Orthopedic Surgery Simulation

Joint system models designed to function within a skeletal system and modular mannequin provide valuable training. Both orthopedic surgeons as well as military surgeons training for in-field surgeries will benefit from the accuracy and precision of these models. The joints (hips, shoulders, knees) feature anatomically correct material sciences, an accurate range of motion and a 3D-printable design.

Skeletal System Joint Model

Current joint surgical simulation tools lack the precision and unique fabrication these models possess. Using 3D printed materials and providing the correct range of motion/materials sciences sets these joints apart from others.

BENEFITS AND FEATURES OF JOINTS FOR SURGICAL SIMULATION SKELETAL SYSTEMS:

  • Accurate range of motion
  • Correct materials sciences
  • 3D printable design
  • Anatomically correct

Phase of Development Prototype