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How are custom foot orthotics manufactured?

19th February 2019

How are custom, functional orthotics currently manufactured? To inform the custom-fabricated orthotics manufacturing process, podiatrists often begin by collating information on the patient’s leg, feet, shoes and current lifestyle. Thereafter, the podiatrist initiates the conventional orthotics manufacturing process by taking non/semi-weight bearing casts of the patient’s feet. To do so, wet plaster strips are wrapped … Continue reading “How are custom foot orthotics manufactured?”

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3D scanner to support wound healing

19th February 2019

Cadscan is currently developing a Tablet-PC based multispectral imaging system designed to improve wound care, assessments and documentation for nurses and other healthcare professionals. The wound management device quickly captures wound volume and bacterial presence, documents the healing process and provides best-practice treatment advice.   Wound management. At present, the treatment and management of wounds … Continue reading “3D scanner to support wound healing”

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Augmented reality to improve outcomes for pupils with ASD

19th February 2019

In response to a competition ran by the Education authority of Northern Ireland, Cadscan are developing an augmented reality system (Attain) designed to improve the educational outcomes for pupils with Autism.   Attain is a new multi-user augmented reality system designed to capture, monitor and retain the attention of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder in … Continue reading “Augmented reality to improve outcomes for pupils with ASD”

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