Ning Medical University’s 3D printing technology won the first prize in a national competition


The General Hospital of Ningxia Medical University has won the first prize of the third National Innovation Competition on 3D printing technology and clinical application in Medical science sponsored by the National Health Commission (NHC), beating 78 entries from nearly 40 medical institutions nationwide.With the introduction of 3D printing technology into the medical field, In 2015, Ningxia Medical University General Hospital introduced the first medical-grade 3D printer in Ningxia and established the first 3D printing studio in Ningxia, making 3D printing technology applied to all important links of orthopedic surgery in Ningxia.In May 2020, ningxia Department of Science and Technology officially approved the establishment of medical 3D Printing engineering technology Research Center in Ningxia General Hospital of Ningxia Medical University.The center has a building area of more than 500 square meters, with 3D guide plates, model printing laboratory, bioprinting RESEARCH and development laboratory, rehabilitation scanning room and other experimental places, mainly through the research of medical imaging, processing, modeling, augmented reality technology, the use of computer digital technology to assist surgical planning.3D printing technology is widely used in clinical medicine with more accurate diagnosis and treatment.At present, the center has gathered the highest level of scientific research strength in the multidisciplinary medical fields of orthopedics, hepatobiliary surgery, neurosurgery, urology, cardiovascular surgery, oral surgery, stem cell research, etc., to carry out theoretical and application research of digital medical technology.(Reporter Dong Peng and Wang Fei)

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