Cost-effective intraoperative template-molded bone flap reconstruction for patient-specific cranioplasty

S. Marbacher, L. Andereggen, S. Erhardt, A.R. Fathi, J. Fandino, A. Raabe & J. Beck
Objective: Cranioplasty is a frequent neurosurgical procedure. Freehand molding of polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA) cement into complex three-dimensional shapes remains, however, time-consuming and may result in disappointing cosmetic outcomes. Computer-assisted patient-specific implants address these[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]