heart

3D Data Shows What Makes the Heart Beat - in High-Resolution Detail

3D Data Shows What Makes the Heart Beat - in High-Resolution Detail

I’ve often read the phrase “my heart skipped a beat” in novels where it was used to describe a giddy, romantic feeling. I understand what authors are going for, but I can’t imagine that your heart actually skipping a beat, or having any kind of irregular rhythm, is a good thing; in fact, atrial fibrillation, […]

I’ve often read the phrase “my heart skipped a beat” in novels where it was used to describe a giddy, romantic feeling. I understand what authors are going for, but I can’t imagine that your heart actually skipping a beat, or having any kind of...
3D Printing Helps Create Patch That Reduces Heart Failure

3D Printing Helps Create Patch That Reduces Heart Failure

Heart failure affects approximately 6 million adults in the United States and is a contributing cause in one of every nine deaths. For those afflicted with heart failure, about half of them will die within five years of being diagnosed. In addition to the human toll, the condition is estimated to cost the country somewhere around $30 […]

Heart failure affects approximately 6 million adults in the United States and is a contributing cause in one of every nine deaths. For those afflicted with heart failure, about half of them will die within five years of being diagnosed. In addition to the human toll,...
Weekly Roundup: Ten 3D Printable Things - The Best Valentine’s Day 3D Printing Projects

Weekly Roundup: Ten 3D Printable Things - The Best Valentine’s Day 3D Printing Projects

How do you celebrate a holiday like Valentine’s Day with a 3D printer? It actually took me quite a while to figure out exactly what kind of article I wanted to write for this impending special day for couples, and the flower and candy companies that sponsor them. There are obviously tons of jewelry options […]

How do you celebrate a holiday like Valentine’s Day with a 3D printer? It actually took me quite a while to figure out exactly what kind of article I wanted to write for this impending special day for couples, and the flower and candy companies that sponsor them....
Heart Transplant Surgery Performed With Help of Color Coded 3D Printed Model

Heart Transplant Surgery Performed With Help of Color Coded 3D Printed Model

There comes a day in everyone’s life when they realize that the human heart bears no resemblance to that double lobed drawing that shows up on Valentine’s Day cards and cheap tattoos. For most of us, a vague understanding of what it looks like is all the knowledge we need. However, if you are a surgeon, and […]

There comes a day in everyone’s life when they realize that the human heart bears no resemblance to that double lobed drawing that shows up on Valentine’s Day cards and cheap tattoos. For most of us, a vague understanding of what it looks like is all the...
Last Minute 3D Printable Valentine's Day Gifts

Last Minute 3D Printable Valentine's Day Gifts

Valentine’s Day is this Saturday and there are some creative 3D printable Valentine’s items that might make that special someone’s heart skip with delight! Here are a few of these items for your consideration, as you search for an original gift beyond the usual chocolate candies, dozen roses, and expensive jewelry. Want something truly unique that […]

Valentine’s Day is this Saturday and there are some creative 3D printable Valentine’s items that might make that special someone’s heart skip with delight! Here are a few of these items for your consideration, as you search for an original gift...
The Living Heart Project: Dassault Systèmes Signs Agreement with FDA for 5-Year Collaborative Research

The Living Heart Project: Dassault Systèmes Signs Agreement with FDA for 5-Year Collaborative Research

Heart disease: its’ a terrifying reality for many millions of people today, and is the leading cause of death. An estimate from the World Health Organization pinned cardiovascular diseases as responsible for 30% of all global deaths in 2008 — that’s 17.3 million people. Costs for heart care are at an all-time high, and research into […]

Heart disease: its’ a terrifying reality for many millions of people today, and is the leading cause of death. An estimate from the World Health Organization pinned cardiovascular diseases as responsible for 30% of all global deaths in 2008 — that’s...
SweetHearts Offers 3D Printed Chocolates as Reward in New Diet and Exercise Concept

SweetHearts Offers 3D Printed Chocolates as Reward in New Diet and Exercise Concept

Monday morning usually weighs us down with a fair amount of guilt over the weekend’s indulgences — and a bathroom scale that we want to toss out the window. It’s easy to talk (and write) about diet and exercise, but as most of us know — it’s not so easy to put our plans into […]

Monday morning usually weighs us down with a fair amount of guilt over the weekend’s indulgences — and a bathroom scale that we want to toss out the window. It’s easy to talk (and write) about diet and exercise, but as most of us know — it’s not so easy to...
3D Printed Embeddable Heart Device To Transform Treatment of Heart Disorders

3D Printed Embeddable Heart Device To Transform Treatment of Heart Disorders

Last weekend we saw how doctors were using 3D printing to help them better understand heart issues, which were related to specific patients, prior to them operating. This week we got word of a new application for 3D printing within the cardiac field of medicine. This time it’s an embeddable device, which promises to change […]

Last weekend we saw how doctors were using 3D printing to help them better understand heart issues, which were related to specific patients, prior to them operating. This week we got word of a new application for 3D printing within the cardiac field of medicine. This...
Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Join our mailing list to receive the latest news and updates from our 3DPrint.com.

You have Successfully Subscribed!