Implementation of newly developed computer modelling techniques and computer graphics displays and software have greatly aided the orthopedic design engineer and physician in creating a custom implant with good anatomic conformity in a short turnaround time. Further advances in computerized design and manufacturing will continue to simplify the development of custom prostheses and enlarge their niche in the joint replacement market.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Orthopedic Clinics of North America|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1986|