3D Printed Cast Could Replace Plaster

Published 14th October 2016

If you’ve ever had to wear a cast, you will be familiar with the discomfort of not being able to scratch that itch on your leg or arm.

Miklós Molnár’s new 3D printed cast might be the answer. Made entirely of biodegradable plastic, it has several advantages according to its inventor: you can shower with it on, it allows your skin to breathe, and, last but not least, it weighs far less than a traditional plaster cast. Read more

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