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Printed orthoses for injured fingers

Dear Sir or Madam,

Fingers are our most important tools in everyday life. This is why finger injuries quite quickly incapacitate or at least severely restrict us for a long time. Good, early rehabilitation is all the more important. The start-up 3Digity thus has developed an individually adaptable finger orthosis from the 3D printer. It helps in the early mobilization of injured finger joints. Learn more about it in our current interview.

Stay fit!

Timo Roth
Editorial team

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Topic of the Month: Solutions to stop pathogens
Interview: Finger orthosis
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Disinfection: Solutions to stop pathogens from spreading

Topic of the Month

Image: Cleaning staff at a hospital is wiping the floor of an OR; Copyright: karrastock
Disinfection and sterilization are the most reliable and best way to ensure patient safety in healthcare settings. Whether it is at the point of care when the patient is either at the hospital or medical practice, or wherever medical devices are manufactured and packaged in a sterile environment – the transmission of pathogens and microorganisms via contaminated surfaces, objects, or hands can have severe health impacts.
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Disinfection: Solutions to stop pathogens from spreading
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Finger orthosis: Custom fit with 3D printing


Image: 3D printed finger orthosis from 3Digity; Copyright: 3Digity
Following an injury or surgery, orthotics are key components of the recovery and rehabilitation process. The University spin-off 3Digity designs 3D-printed customized finger orthoses to foster rehabilitation as custom orthotics can drastically speed up the recovery process.
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Finger orthosis: Custom fit with 3D printing
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