3-D printed models could improve patient outcomes in heart valve replacements -- MEDICA Trade Fair

3-D printed models could improve patient outcomes in heart valve replacements

07/05/2017

Photo: 3-D printed heart valve; Copyright: Rob Felt

New 3-D printing technologies allow researchers to create patient-specific heart valve models that mimic the physiological qualities of the real valves. This image shows the submerged valve during flow testing; © Rob Felt