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Cédric Gilissen
How to make your work environment COVID-19 proof
We want to help independent healthcare workers (physiotherapists, orthopaedic technologists, etc.) to start treating their patients again while ensuring a safe (COVID-19 free) work environment.
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Tom Claes
Horizon 2020 project: Spentys and Create it REAL partner to accelerate the implementation of 3D printing facilities at orthopedic providers.
Create it REAL, a Danish 3D printing technologies company and Spentys, a Belgium company enabling mass tailor-made orthopedic devices join forces to accelerate 3D printing adoption at Certified Prosthetists and Orthotists (CPO’s) through a new partnership.
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Lore Lievens
You broke your wrist: a guideline before your doctor's appointment
Approximately 1,5% of all visits to the emergency department are due to hand and/or forearm fractures, most of which are radius and/or ulna fractures (44%). The majority (47%) of these hand and/or forearm fractures are caused by accidental falls. Since these fractures can happen anywhere (at home, in the street, at school…), it is good to know which measures you can take before you meet with your doctor.
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Tom Claes
Spentys and atum3D partner up to introduce point-of-care 3D printing of immobilizers in hospitals
Spentys, a Belgium software company enabling mass-customization of orthopedic devices and atum3D, a Dutch company that connects digital light processing (DLP) technology to cost-effective, high-quality serial manufacturing capabilities are partnering to introduce 3D technology into the emergency room of hospitals.
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Lore Lievens
Complications of a traditional cast
Casting is an immobilisation procedure that is often applied for closed, reduced or non-displaced fractures. Immobilisation is useful for various reasons: it keeps the bone in the right position, protects the surrounding structures from injury and reduces pain.
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