The patient-specific anatomical model is a 3D printed reconstruction in deformable material of the left atrium with a “chicken wing” appendage. The model has been useful to properly plan and simulate trans-catheter closure feasibility.
Surgical Procedure: Atrial appendage closure
Clinical Specialty: Cardiology
3D Printer: Objet 260 Connex 3 (Stratasys®)
Technology: Material Jetting