3D printing the perfect knee

Conformis is a company which boasts fellow radiologist Prof Philip Lang as CEO. They offer bespoke knee replacements based on individual patient anatomy recreated from CT data. 

What excites me is not only the revolutionary methodology and surgical approach, but the thought that this technology can now be applied across a whole range of body parts... we just need to start pushing the boundaries even further.

Also useful for fellow anatomical modelling enthusiasts is the company's CT protocols. Here you'll find exact instructions on how to obtain the perfect data set for virtual modelling of bony anatomy.

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