Most recent Swiss MAM publications



Thieringer FM, Zarean Paridokht, Zarean Parichehr, Abazi Sead, Joda Tim. Navigierte digitale Implantologie – Möglichkeiten und Grenzen innovativer Technologien, Schwerpunktthema „Digitale Implantologie“, Quintessenz, August 2021

V Bieger, FM Thieringer, J Fischer, N Rohr. Fibroblast behavior on pressed, milled, and printed occlusal device materials with different surface treatments.The Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, 1-19

Neha Sharma, Dennis Welker, Soheila Aghlmandi, Michaela Maintz, Hans-Florian Zeilhofer, Philipp Honigmann, Thomas Seifert, Florian M Thieringer. A Multi-Criteria Assessment Strategy for 3d Printed Porous Polyetheretherketone (Peek) Patient-Specific Implants for Orbital Wall Reconstruction. Journal of Clinical Medicine 10 (16), 3563 (1-19)

GR Sigron, M Barba, F Chammartin, B Msallem, BI Berg, FM Thieringer. Functional and Cosmetic Outcome after Reconstruction of Isolated, Unilateral Orbital Floor Fractures (Blow-Out Fractures) with and without the Support of 3D-Printed Orbital …Journal of Clinical Medicine 10 (16), 1-12

Neha Sharma, Soheila Aghlmandi, Federico Dalcanale, Daniel Seiler, Hans-Florian Zeilhofer, Philipp Honigmann, Florian Markus Thieringer. Quantitative Assessment of Point-of-Care 3D-Printed Patient-Specific Polyetheretherketone (PEEK) Cranial Implants. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 22, 16

Da-Wang Zhao, Bing Ren, Hong-Wei Wang, Xiao Zhang, Ming-Zhi Y, Lei Cheng, Yuan-Hua Sang, Shuai-Shuai Cao, Florian Markus Thieringer, Dong Zhang, Yi Wan, Chao Liu. 3D-printed titanium implant combined with interleukin 4 regulates ordered macrophage polarization to promote bone regeneration and angiogenesis. Bone & Joint Research 7, 411-424

P Honigmann, N Sharma, P Brantner, FM Thieringer, M Haefeli.3D modeling in hand surgery—a comparison of data quality from multi sliced CT (MSCT) and cone beam CT (CBCT) using different software. International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery 16 (1), 95-96

M Maintz, S Herrmann, N Sharma, FM Thieringer. Finite element model validation for the presurgical treatment planning of mandibular angle fractures. International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery 16 (1), 91-93.

O'Connor R, Abazi S, Soleman J, Thieringer FM. Reconstruction of a combined frontal bone and orbital roof defect with associated meningoencephalocele using 3D modelling and 3D navigation. Craniomaxillofacial Trauma and Reconstruction Open (CMTRO). 2021

Zhao DW, Ren B, Wang HW, Zhang X, Yu MZ, Cheng L, Sang YH, Cao SThieringer FM, Zhang D, Wan Y, Liu Chao. 3D-printed titanium implant combined with IL4 regulates ordered macrophage polarization to promote bone regeneration and angiogenesis, Bone & Joint Research

Basgul C, Spece H, Sharma N, Thieringer FM, Kurtz SM. Structure, Properties, and Bioactivity of 3D Printed PAEKs for Implant Applications: A systematic review. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part B - Applied Biomaterials. Wiley.

Sharma N, Ostas D, Rotar H, Brantner P, Thieringer FM. Design and Additive Manufacturing of a Biomimetic Customized Cranial Implant based on Voronoi Diagram. Front. Physiol. 2021 Apr; 12: 443. doi: 10.3389/fphys.2021.647923.

Frank N, Beinemann J, Thieringer FM, Benitez BK, Kunz C, Guzman R, Soleman J. The need for overcorrection: evaluation of computer-assisted, virtually planned, fronto-orbital advancement using postoperative 3D photography. Neurosurg Focus. 2021 Apr;50(4):E5. doi: 10.3171/2021.1.FOCUS201026. 

Schön SN, Skalicky N, Sharma N, Zumofen DW and Thieringer FM, 3D-printing- assisted patient-specific Polymethyl Methacrylate Cranioplasty – A Case Series of 16 Consecutive Patients, World Neurosurgery (2021), doi:

Keller M, Guebeli A, Thieringer FM, Honigmann P. Overview of In-hospital 3D Printing and Practical Applications in Hand Surgery. Biomed Research International, vol. 2021, Article ID 4650245, 14 pages, 2021.

Keller M, Guebeli A, Thieringer F, Honigmann P. In-hospital professional production of patient-specific 3D-printed devices for hand and wrist rehabilitation. Hand Surg Rehabil. 2021;40(2):126-133. doi:10.1016/j.hansur.2020.10.016.

Guebeli A, Honigmann P, Mertz K, Willi N, Claas G, Keller M. A Rare Case of Cutaneous Trichophyton verrucosum of the Forearm in a 51-Year-Old Cattle Farmer. J Hand Surg Am. 2021 Feb 10:S0363-5023(20)30763-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2020.12.007.

Honigmann P*Sharma N*, Schumacher R, Rueegg J, Haefeli M, Thieringer F. In-Hospital 3D Printed Scaphoid Prosthesis Using Medical-Grade Polyetheretherketone (PEEK) Biomaterial. Biomed Res Int. 2021 Jan 11;2021:1301028. doi: 10.1155/2021/1301028.


Keller M*, Guebeli A*, Honigmann P. Endoprothetik an der Hand und am Handgelenk. Therapeutische Umschau 2020, 77(10), 517–528. doi:10.1024/0040-5930/a001224. (*co-first)

Keller M, Guebeli A, Honigmann P. Implant arthroplasty in the metacarpophalangeal and proximal interphalangeal finger joints. Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir. 2020 Dez 14. doi: 10.1055/a-1268-8190. Online ahead of print.

Guebeli A, Platz EA, Paller CJ, McGlynn KA, Rohrmann S. Relationship of sex steroid hormones with bone mineral density of the lumbar spine in adult men. Bone Joint Res. 2020;9(3):139-145. doi:10.1302/2046-3758.93.BJR-2019-0141.R1 1. 

Meyer, S., Hirsch, J. M., Leiggener, C. S., Msallem, B.Sigron, G. R., Kunz, C., & Thieringer, F. M. (2020). Fibula Graft Cutting Devices: Are 3D-Printed Cutting Guides More Precise Than a Universal, Reusable Osteotomy Jig?. J. Clin. Med, 9, 4119.

Naik, J. M., Thieringer, F. M., Beck-Broichsitter, B., Girod, S., & Naik, M. N. (2020). Shoot and Post: The Making of Educational Videos. Craniomaxillofacial Trauma & Reconstruction Open, 5, 2472751220966160.

Bilici M, Mueller AM, Mueller SA, Taha M, Cadosch D, Eckardt H, Thieringer FM. 3D-Druck im klinischen Alltag – ein innovatives Allzweckwerkzeug. Kompendium Orthopädie/Unfallchirurgie 2020 1 (1), 34-39

Sharma N, Honigmann P, Cao S, Thieringer F. (2020). Dimensional characteristics of FDM 3D printed PEEK implant for craniofacial reconstructions. Transactions on Additive Manufacturing Meets Medicine, 2(1).

Sharma N, Aghlmandi S, Cao S, Kunz C, Honigmann P, Thieringer FM. Quality Characteristics and Clinical Relevance of In-House 3D-Printed Customized Polyetheretherketone (PEEK) Implants for Craniofacial Reconstruction. J Clin Med. 2020 Aug 31;9(9):2818. doi: 10.3390/jcm9092818. PMID: 32878160; PMCID: PMC7563642.

Sharma N, Welker D, Cao S, von Netzer B, Honigmann P, Thieringer F. (2020). An Interactive, Fully Digital Design Workflow for a Custom 3D Printed Facial Protection Orthosis (Face Mask). Industrializing Additive Manufacturing: Proceedings of AMPA2020, 26.

Emara A, Sharma N, Halbeisen FS, Msallem B, Thieringer FM. Comparative Evaluation of Digitization of Diagnostic Dental Cast (Plaster) Models Using Different Scanning Technologies. Dent J (Basel). 2020 Aug 2;8(3):79. doi: 10.3390/dj8030079. PMID: 32748890; PMCID: PMC7558308.

Seifert LB, Schnurr B, Herrera-Vizcaino C, Begic A, Thieringer F, Schwarz F, Sader R. 3D printed patient individualised models versus cadaveric models in an undergraduate oral and maxillofacial surgery curriculum: Comparison of students' perceptions. Eur J Dent Educ. 2020 Nov;24(4):809-810. doi: 10.1111/eje.12550. Epub 2020 Jul 28. PMID: 32720346.

Cao S, Han J, Sharma N, Msallem B, Jeong W, Son J, Kunz C, Kang HW, Thieringer FM. In Vitro Mechanical and Biological Properties of 3D Printed Polymer Composite and β-Tricalcium Phosphate Scaffold on Human Dental Pulp Stem Cells. Materials (Basel). 2020 Jul 8;13(14):3057. doi: 10.3390/ma13143057. PMID: 32650530; PMCID: PMC7412522.

Sigron GR, Rüedi N, Chammartin F, Meyer S, Msallem B, Kunz C, Thieringer FM. Three-Dimensional Analysis of Isolated Orbital Floor Fractures Pre- and Post-Reconstruction with Standard Titanium Meshes and "Hybrid" Patient-Specific Implants. J Clin Med. 2020 May 22;9(5):1579. doi: 10.3390/jcm9051579. PMID: 32455967; PMCID: PMC7291031.

Sharma N, Cao S, Msallem B, Kunz C, Brantner P, Honigmann P, Thieringer FM. Effects of Steam Sterilization on 3D Printed Biocompatible Resin Materials for Surgical Guides-An Accuracy Assessment Study. J Clin Med. 2020 May 17;9(5):1506. doi: 10.3390/jcm9051506. PMID: 32429549; PMCID: PMC7291001.

Chamo D, Msallem B, Sharma N, Aghlmandi S, Kunz C, Thieringer FM. Accuracy Assessment of Molded, Patient-Specific Polymethylmethacrylate Craniofacial Implants Compared to Their 3D Printed Originals. J Clin Med. 2020 Mar 19;9(3):832. doi: 10.3390/jcm9030832. PMID: 32204321; PMCID: PMC7141183.

Msallem B, Sharma N, Cao S, Halbeisen FS, Zeilhofer HF, Thieringer FM. Evaluation of the Dimensional Accuracy of 3D-Printed Anatomical Mandibular Models Using FFF, SLA, SLS, MJ, and BJ Printing Technology. J Clin Med. 2020 Mar 17;9(3):817. doi: 10.3390/jcm9030817. PMID: 32192099; PMCID: PMC7141211.

Seifert LB, Schnurr B, Herrera-Vizcaino C, Begic A, Thieringer F, Schwarz F, Sader R. 3D-printed patient individualised models vs cadaveric models in an undergraduate oral and maxillofacial surgery curriculum: Comparison of student's perceptions. Eur J Dent Educ. 2020 Nov;24(4):799-806. doi: 10.1111/eje.12522. Epub 2020 Mar 14. PMID: 32133720.

Keller M, Kastenberger T, Faizi Anoar AF, Kaiser P, Schmidle G, Gabl M, Arora R. Clinical and radiological results of the vascularized medial femoral condyle graft for scaphoid non-union. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2020

Licci M, Thieringer FM, Guzman R, Soleman J. Development and validation of a synthetic 3D-printed simulator for training in neuroendoscopic ventricular lesion removal. Neurosurg Focus. 2020 Mar 1;48(3):E18. doi: 10.3171/2019.12.FOCUS19841. PMID: 32114554.

Alt KW, Tejedor Rodríguez C, Nicklisch N, Roth D, Szécsényi Nagy A, Knipper C, Lindauer S, Held P, de Lagrán ÍGM, Schulz G, Schuerch T, Thieringer F, Brantner P, Brandt G, Israel N, Arcusa Magallón H, Meyer C, Mende BG, Enzmann F, Dresely V, Ramsthaler F, Guillén JIR, Scheurer E, López Montalvo E, Garrido Pena R, Pichler SL, Guerra MAR. A massacre of early Neolithic farmers in the high Pyrenees at Els Trocs, Spain. Sci Rep. 2020 Feb 7;10(1):2131. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-58483-9. PMID: 32034181; PMCID: PMC7005801.

Berli C, Thieringer FM, Sharma N, Müller JA, Dedem P, Fischer J, Rohr N. Comparing the mechanical properties of pressed, milled, and 3D-printed resins for occlusal devices. J Prosthet Dent. 2020 Dec;124(6):780-786. doi: 10.1016/j.prosdent.2019.10.024. Epub 2020 Jan 17. PMID: 31955837.

Ebel F, Thieringer FM, Kunz C, Klein-Franke A, Scheinemann K, Guzman R, Soleman J. Melanotic neuroectodermal tumor of infancy to the skull: case-based review. Childs Nerv Syst. 2020 Apr;36(4):679-688. doi: 10.1007/s00381-020-04509-6. Epub 2020 Jan 17. PMID: 31953575.

Guerra RC, Carvalho PHA, Thieringer FM, Pereira RS … Recurrence of Ameloblastic Fibro-Odontoma in a Child: A Case Report. Craniomaxillofacial Trauma & Reconstruction Open, 2020

Kastenberger T, Kaiser P, Keller M, Schmidle G, Gabl M, Arora R. Clinical and radiological midterm outcome after treatment of pilonoidal fracture dislocations of the proximal interphalangeal joint with a parabolic dynamic external fixator. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2020 Jan;140(1):43-50 


Mittermiller PA, Bidwell SS, Thieringer FM, Cornelius CP, Trickey AW, Kontio R, Girod S; and the AO Trauma Classification Study Group. The Comprehensive AO CMF Classification System for Mandibular Fractures: A Multicenter Validation Study. Craniomaxillofac Trauma Reconstr. 2019 Dec;12(4):254-265. doi: 10.1055/s-0038-1677459. Epub 2019 Jan 31. PMID: 31719949; PMCID: PMC6839979.

Arora R, Angermann P, Aspalter P, Binter A, Deml C, Danninger R, Gärner S, Hager D, Jeschke J, Kaiser P, Keller M, Leixnering M, Neuwirth M, Pezzei C, Schmidle G, Schmölzer G, Steirer T, Wlk M, Zadra A, Gabl M. Prospective observation of Clostridium histolyticum collagenase for the treatment of Dupuytren's disease in 788 patients: the Austrian register. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2019 Sep;139(9):1315-1321

Meyer S, Hirsch JM, Leiggener CS, Zeilhofer HF, Thieringer FM. A simple, effective, universal, and reusable osteotomy tool for jaw reconstructions with microvascular fibula transplants. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2020 Jan;73(1):98-102. doi: 10.1016/j.bjps.2019.06.026. Epub 2019 Jun 28. PMID: 31711860.

Berg BI, Flury E, Thieringer FM, Augello M, Savic M, Schötzau A, Kunz C, Goldblum D. Retrobulbar haematoma in the era of anticoagulants. Injury. 2019 Oct;50(10):1641-1648. doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2019.08.035. Epub 2019 Aug 20. PMID: 31519435.

Msallem B, Bassetti S, Matter MS, Thieringer FM. Strawberry gingivitis: Challenges in the diagnosis of granulomatosis with polyangiitis on gingival specimens. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 2019 Dec;128(6):e202-e207. doi: 10.1016/j.oooo.2019.07.015. Epub 2019 Aug 2. PMID: 31501032.

Hatz CR, Msallem B, Aghlmandi S, Brantner PThieringer FM. Can an entry-level 3D printer create high-quality anatomical models? Accuracy assessment of mandibular models printed by a desktop 3D printer and a professional device. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2020 Jan;49(1):143-148. doi: 10.1016/j.ijom.2019.03.962. Epub 2019 Jul 9. PMID: 31300302.

Han X, Sharma N, Xu Z, Scheideler L, Geis-Gerstorfer J, Rupp F, Thieringer FM, Spintzyk S. An In Vitro Study of Osteoblast Response on Fused-Filament Fabrication 3D Printed PEEK for Dental and Cranio-Maxillofacial Implants. J Clin Med. 2019 May 31;8(6):771. doi: 10.3390/jcm8060771. PMID: 31159171; PMCID: PMC6617077.

Oranges CM, Madduri S, Brantner PMsallem B, Giordano S, Benitez B, Kalbermatten DF, Schaefer DJ, Thieringer FM. Three-dimensional Assessment of the Breast: Validation of a Novel, Simple and Inexpensive Scanning Process. In Vivo. 2019 May-Jun;33(3):839-842. doi: 10.21873/invivo.11548. PMID: 31028206; PMCID: PMC6559897.

Biondi M, Keller M, Merenghi L, Gabl M, Lauri G. Hook Plate for Volar Rim Fractures of the Distal Radius: Review of the first 23 Cases and Focus on Dorsal Radiocarpal Dislocation. J Wrist Surg. 2019 Apr;8(2):93-99


Kaiser P, Keller M, Dörfler J, Schmidle G. Wide awake hand surgery based on application examples. Oper Orthop Traumatol. 2018 Jun;30(3):195-209

Seifert LB, Hoefer SH, Flammiger S, Rüsseler M, Thieringer F, Ehrenfeld M, Sader R. A nationwide survey of undergraduate training in oral and maxillofacial surgery. Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2018 Sep;22(3):289-296. doi: 10.1007/s10006-018-0703-0. Epub 2018 May 24. PMID: 29797106.

Honigmann P*Sharma N*, Okolo B, Popp U, Msallem BThieringer FM. Patient-Specific Surgical Implants Made of 3D Printed PEEK: Material, Technology, and Scope of Surgical Application. Biomed Res Int. 2018 Mar 19;2018:4520636. doi: 10.1155/2018/4520636. PMID: 29713642; PMCID: PMC5884234.  (*co-first)

Sommacal B, Savic M, Filippi A, Kühl S, Thieringer FM. Evaluation of Two 3D Printers for Guided Implant Surgery. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2018 July/August;33(4):743–746. doi: 10.11607/jomi.6074. Epub 2018 Mar 15. PMID: 29543930.

Werz SM, Zeichner SJ, Berg BI, Zeilhofer HF, Thieringer F. 3D Printed Surgical Simulation Models as educational tool by maxillofacial surgeons. Eur J Dent Educ. 2018 Aug;22(3):e500-e505. doi: 10.1111/eje.12332. Epub 2018 Feb 26. PMID: 29479802.

Honigmann P, Schumacher R, Marek R, Büttner F, Thieringer F, Haefeli M. A three-dimensional printed patient-specific scaphoid replacement: a cadaveric study. J Hand Surg Eur Vol. 2018 May;43(4):407-412. doi: 10.1177/1753193418757634. Epub 2018 Feb 16. PMID: 29451097.

Oranges CM, Thieringer FM, Kalbermatten DF, Haug M, Schaefer DJ. The Evolution of Photography and Three-Dimensional Imaging in Plastic Surgery. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 Jan;141(1):196e-197e. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000004005. PMID: 28938370.

Msallem B, Beiglboeck F, Honigmann P, Jaquiéry C, Thieringer F. Craniofacial Reconstruction by a Cost-Efficient Template-Based Process Using 3D Printing. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2017 Nov 17;5(11):e1582. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000001582. PMID: 29263977; PMCID: PMC5732683.