publication . Article . Other literature type . 2017

The application of 3-dimensional printing for preoperative planning in oral and maxillofacial surgery in dogs and cats.

Winer, Jenna N.; Verstraete, Frank J. M.; Cissell, Derek D.; Lucero, Steven; Athanasiou, Kyriacos A.; Arzi, Boaz;
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  • Published: 01 Oct 2017 Journal: Veterinary Surgery, volume 46, pages 942-951 (issn: 0161-3499, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Country: Algeria
Abstract
© 2017 The American College of Veterinary Surgeons Objective: To describe the application of 3-dimensional (3D) printing in advanced oral and maxillofacial surgery (OMFS) and to discuss the benefits of this modality in surgical planning, student and resident training, and client education. Study design: Retrospective case series. Animals: Client-owned dogs (n = 28) and cats (n = 4) with 3D printing models of the skulls. Methods: The medical records of 32 cases with 3D printing prior to major OMFS were reviewed. Results: Indications for 3D printing included preoperative planning for mandibular reconstruction after mandibulectomy (n = 12 dogs) or defect nonunion f...
Subjects
Medical Subject Headings: education
free text keywords: Animals, Dogs, Cats, Temporomandibular Joint Disorders, Ankylosis, Cat Diseases, Dog Diseases, Reconstructive Surgical Procedures, Retrospective Studies, Surgery, Oral, Printing, Three-Dimensional, Dental/Oral and Craniofacial Disease, Pediatric Research Initiative, Veterinary Sciences
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