05 February 2019
SXSW19: Meet the surgeon who used 3D printing to complete a world-first, life-saving operation
Dr. Tim Brown, Consultant Transplant Surgeon at Belfast City Hospital, is to take the stage at this year’s South by Southwest (SXSW) conference to share the story of how he used 3D printing technology to aid a complex and life-changing transplant on a young mother. Delegates will hear the story…
29 January 2019
AI in NI: The Past, Present and Future
Daniel Crawford, CEO at axial3D, is to present as part of a panel on the topic of Artificial Intelligence (AI) at the NI Science Festival this February. Join Daniel on the 14th February at 6:30PM at the Ulster Museum, alongside Dr Jaine Blayney (Bioinformatician at the Centre for Cancer Research…
23 January 2019
University Hospital Basel underpins 3D printing program with new platform from axial3D
University Hospital Basel, a leading medical center in Switzerland, and award-winning medical 3D printing firm, axial3D, have formed a new alliance to deliver improved patient care and enhanced process management at the hospitals’ 3D print lab. Using axial3D’s cloud-based platform, axial3Dassure, the hospital aims to optimize and transform its medical…
14 January 2019
National Winter Sports Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Month
January 2019 is National Winter Sports Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Awareness Month. Across the world, sports such as skiing and snowboarding, are hugely popular in Winter months. And while Winter sports can be enjoyable, they can end in disaster if they are practiced without the correct equipment or without following…
14 February 2019
A fresh look - Our newest team member outlines the impact he is seeing from what we are doing
As Steve Jobs once said, “Great things in business are never done by one person. They’re done by a team of people.” And that’s what I have found at axial3D. I joined axial3D to lead the marketing function in November, so I’m not part of the furniture just yet... But even coming in fresh, you can tell when you’ve found…
07 January 2019
Medical 3D Printing Trends: 2019 and Beyond
The global 3D printing medical devices market is to grow more than 23% in the next five years, according to a report published by leading global technology research and advisory company, Technavio. By 2023, medical 3D printing is expected to be one of the major trends in the global 3D printing market, largely down to the increasing adoption of 3D…
Ex Vivo Partial Nephrectomy
An axial3D anatomical model aided diagnosis and preoperative planning of an Ex Vivo Partial Nephrectomy and subsequent Allotransplantation.
Comminuted Associated Both Column Acetabular Fracture
A physical, 1:1 scale 3D printed model of the patient’s pelvis provided additional insight into the severe injury beyond what was possible by viewing traditional 2D patient scans alone. The model helped the surgical team determine the optimum treatment plan.
Complex rotator cuff arthropathy
Use of axial3D model to aid in the diagnosis and preoperative planning of complex rotator cuff arthropathy.