Next-Generation Medical Technology, 1st Edition

  • Craig Blohm
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  • ISBN-10: 1682823326
  • ISBN-13: 9781682823323
  • DDC: 610.28
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released December 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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3D printing is revolutionizing health care. 3D printers are now used to make low-cost prostheses, replace diseased organs, produce new pharmaceuticals, and create models to guide surgeons through difficult operations. This cutting-edge technology has the potential to make health care more affordable, more personalized, and more available to people around the world.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Important Events in the History of 3D Printing.
Introduction: A Revolution in Medicine.
1: The Evolution of 3D Printing.
2: Replacing Organs.
3: Creating New Body Parts.
4: Printing Pharmaceuticals.
5: 3D Printing in Surgery and Research.
Source Notes.
For Further Research.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.