Developments and Trends in Additively Manufactured Medical Devices
Additive manufacturing (AM), or three-dimensional (3D) printing, is a class of manufacturing processes that create the desired geometries of an object, or an assembly of objects, layer by layer or volumetrically. AM has been used extensively for manufacturing medical devices, due to its versatility to satisfy the specific needs of an intended medical field for the product/device. This article provides a comprehensive review of AM in medical devices by the medical specialty panels of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Code of Federal Regulations, Parts 862 to 892, including anesthesiology, ear and nose, general hospital, ophthalmic, plastic surgery, radiology,...
Shervin Foroughi, Mahdi Derayatifar, Mohsen Habibi, Muthukumaran Packirisamy, Developments and Trends in Additively Manufactured Medical Devices, Additive Manufacturing in Biomedical Applications, Vol 23A, ASM Handbook, Edited By Roger J. Narayan, ASM International, 2022, p 3–21, https://doi.org/10.31399/asm.hb.v23A.a0006902
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