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X-Ray Calibration: How to Scale Orthopedic Images for Templating
By João Pedro Ribeiro on September 13, 2019

Why is X-ray calibration a relevant subject? It is viable to do most orthopedic procedures without a pre-operative planning. However templating prevents surprises and reduces...

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3d printing Medical Technology

Why 3D Printing is Extremely Useful in Orthopedics?
By PeekMed on September 11, 2019

3D printing born in the 1980s but only recently it started to become widely known in the medical field. 3D printing is based on a process that can realize objects by adding material...

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Orthopedic surgery Hip

3T MRI helps diagnosis of chondral defects in the hip
By PeekMed on September 11, 2019

For a physician with limited treatment procedures available, finding the right solution for young patients with cartilage defects in the hip may present a complex problem. Cartilage...

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Orthopedic surgery Pre-operative Planning

Why is Pre operative Planning so Important for Surgery?
By PeekMed on September 10, 2019

Let’s start by assuring you that the pre-operative planning is the most important part of a surgery. One of the key steps for a successful surgical procedure is the consequent outcome....

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Orthopedic surgery upper limb

Rotator Cuff Repair: New Procedure to Quicker Return to Sports and Work
By PeekMed on September 9, 2019

Repairing a rotator-cuff is not always an easy task. It can be tricky, especially for those who have failed prior treatment. So, patients who have failed treatment, such as physical...

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3d printing Medical Technology

3D Printing in Orthopedics: A bright future ahead?
By João Pedro Ribeiro on September 6, 2019

    The 3D printing technology is penetrating the healthcare field at an astonishing rate. 3D printing in orthopedics is no exception. According to the MIT Technology Review, in 2016,...

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Orthopedic surgery trauma

Clavicle Fracture Reduction Easily Planned
By João Pedro Ribeiro on August 27, 2019

Today we share with you a clavicle fracture reduction surgery pre-operative planning performed by a Brazilian orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Bruno Gobbato.

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Orthopedic surgery knee

Knee Arthroplasty: The accuracy of Pre-operative Templating
By PeekMed on August 26, 2019

Preoperative planning is recommended for every type of surgery and preoperative templating has become very popular since the planning of orthopedic surgical procedures became a habit in...

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