3D Printed Kidney Saves Patient's Organ

By Donovan C. Baltich
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Doctors at Intermountain Medical Center printed and use a 3D kidney to help save a patient's organ during a complicated tumor-removal procedure.

The 3D-printed model allowed doctors to study the patient’s kidney in 3D to determine how to best remove the tumor as it was located in a precarious location adjacent to vital arteries and veins. Thanks to the 3D-printed model of the organ, doctors were able to maneuver around those sensitive areas and successfully remove the tumor and ultimately save the patient’s kidney.

Increased Newborn Resuscitation Training Keeps Babies Safer

By Cami Hill
Increased Newborn Resuscitation Training Keeps Babies Safer

A newborn resuscitation training program has led to improved resuscitation efforts, which means better care for babies who struggle with breathing after birth. This training program helps caregivers be prepared and confident whenever newborn resuscitation is needed.

Lincoln School Clinic Helps Mars Russell Diagnose His Diabetes and Live a Healthy Life

By Intermountain Healthcare
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Community Clinics supported by Intermountain provide a “medical home” for many people who might otherwise have difficulty getting care, including those with low incomes or who lack adequate insurance. Mars Russell is who has greatly benefited from this service.