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International Journal of Health and Pharmaceutical Medicine, 2023, 4(1); doi: 10.38007/IJHPM.2023.040110.

Application Progress of 3D Printing in the Field of Spine Surgery


Bing Gao and Xiaoqiang Huang

Corresponding Author:
Xiaoqiang Huang

Department of Orthopedics, Xi’an Fifth Hospital, Xi’an 710082, China


The application of 3D printing technology in the field of biomedicine has made breakthroughs in recent years, and it has achieved clinical three-dimensional manufacturing by breaking through the limitations of two-dimensional images such as computed tomography CT or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and has broad prospects in the field of spine surgery. The clinical application of 3D printing in spine surgery mainly involves preoperative planning and surgical simulation, model and implant fabrication, surgical aid guide fabrication and patient education, etc. This article will summarize the application status of 3D printing technology in the field of spine surgery and look forward to its future development.


3D Printing, Spine Surgery, Additive Manufacturing

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Bing Gao and Xiaoqiang Huang. Application Progress of 3D Printing in the Field of Spine Surgery. International Journal of Health and Pharmaceutical Medicine (2023), Vol. 4, Issue 1: 100-110. https://doi.org/10.38007/IJHPM.2023.040110.


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