DePuy, Sectra collaborate to expand orthopedic trauma planning system — 3 things to know

Written by Alan Condon | October 18, 2019 | Print  |

Medical imaging and cybersecurity company Sectra is using 3D templates from DePuy Synthes to expand its preoperative orthopedic planning system for trauma cases, reports ITN Online.

Three things to know:

1. Sectra aims to use DePuy templating in combination with 3D CT images to improve surgical outcomes.

2. The preoperative planning system lets surgeons visualize fractures in a 3D environment.

3. Preoperative planning of the surgical reduction and treatment of fractures decreases the risk of surprises during surgery and reduces OR time.

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