Three-dimensional anatomical accuracy of cranial models created by rapid prototyping techniques validated using a neuronavigation station

Waran, V.; Devaraj, P.; Chandran, T.H.; Muthusamy, K.A.; Rathinam, A.K.; Balakrishnan, Y.K.; Tung, T.S.; Raman, R.; Rahman, Z.A.A. (2012) Three-dimensional anatomical accuracy of cranial models created by rapid prototyping techniques validated using a neuronavigation station. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, 19 (4). pp. 574-577. ISSN 0967-5868

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      In neurosurgery and ear, nose and throat surgery the application of computerised navigation systems for guiding operations has been expanding rapidly. However, suitable models to train surgeons in using navigation systems are not yet available. We have developed a technique using an industrial, rapid prototyping process from which accurate spatial models of the cranium, its contents and pathology can be reproduced for teaching. We were able to register, validate and navigate using these models with common available navigation systems such as the Medtronic StealthStation S7 (R).

      Item Type: Article
      1. Waran, V.
      2. Devaraj, P.
      3. Chandran, T.H.
      4. Muthusamy, K.A.
      5. Rathinam, A.K.
      6. Balakrishnan, Y.K.
      7. Tung, T.S.
      8. Raman, R.
      9. Rahman, Z.A.A.
      Journal or Publication Title: Journal of Clinical Neuroscience
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      Uncontrolled Keywords: Neuronavigation Rapid prototyping technique Surgical heads temporal bone surgery stereolithography technology fractures spine
      Subjects: R Medicine > RK Dentistry
      Divisions: Faculty of Dentistry > Dept of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
      Depositing User: Mr Ahmad Azwan Azman
      Date Deposited: 24 Sep 2012 09:50
      Last Modified: 24 Sep 2012 09:50

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