A Graphical Review on the Escalation of Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) 3D Printing in the Pharmaceutical Field.

Published on Jul 15, 2020in Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences2.997
· DOI :10.1016/J.XPHS.2020.07.011
Alice Melocchi14
Estimated H-index: 14
(University of Milan),
Marco Uboldi6
Estimated H-index: 6
(University of Milan)
+ 6 AuthorsAndrea Gazzaniga40
Estimated H-index: 40
(University of Milan)
Abstract Fused deposition modeling (FDM) 3D printing is currently one of the hot topics in pharmaceutics and has shown a 2000% increase in the number of research articles published in the last 5 years. In the prospect of a new era of FDM focused on the industrial development of this technique applied to the fabrication of personalized medicines, a conceptual map to move through the evolution of the design of the printed dosage forms/drug delivery systems was conceived and mainly discussed by means of graphical tools.
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