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Medical Dev. & Diag. - Product News, Orthopedic
BoneSupport Announces CHUV In Switzerland Initiates Study Of CERAMENT™|G For One-Stage Surgical Revision Of Bone Infections 6/19/2014
Bioventus Releases New EXOGEN® And Performance Guarantee In Canada 4/7/2014
Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (IART) Offers Surgeons More Foot Fixation Options With Next-Generation Total Foot System 7/18/2013
Ceterix Announces U.S. Launch of Novel Device for Minimally Invasive Orthopaedic Procedures 7/16/2013
ConforMIS Wants to Win Share by Providing Customized Knee Implants 8/3/2012
Wright Medical Group, Inc. (WGMI) Announces Launch of Next Generation CLAW® II Polyaxial Compression Plating System 3/1/2012
Orthofix International NV (OFIX) Launches Centronail Ankle Compression Nailing and Lapidus Plating Systems in the U.S. 2/9/2012
BioMimetic Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to Introduce Augmatrix™ Biocomposite Bone Graft Product Line at American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2/8/2012
DJO Incorporated (DJO) Showcases New Surgical Products at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2/7/2012
Wright Medical Group, Inc. (WGMI) Announces the Launch of New Foot and Ankle Products 1/5/2012
Amp Orthopedics, Inc. Expands Clinical Pipeline Initiating Two Trials For Post-Surgical Indications: Knee Replacement and Rotator Cuff Repair 12/15/2011
Press Release: Neurotech Professor Hans H. Paessler to Present at Inaugural Emerging Techniques in Orthopedics Conference, December 8 in Las Vegas 12/6/2011
K2M Announces Global Launch of EVEREST™ Degenerative Spinal System at 2011 North American Spine Society Annual Meeting 11/2/2011
Orthofix International NV (OFIX) Announces Launch of Collage(TM) Synthetic Bone Graft Substitute 11/2/2011
GraMedica(R) Announces Initial Release of the Osteo-Wedge(TM) Open Wedge Bone Locking System 7/21/2011
Fast Track Total Hip Replacement Surgery is Effective and Safe, Hospital for Special Surgery Study 7/1/2011
NovaBone Products LLC Expands Development Capabilities for Orthopedic and Dental Bioactive Bone Graft Substitutes 6/14/2011
MEDMIX Systems AG Announces Bone Graft Delivery System 5/31/2011
DFine Offers Advanced Treatment for Immediate Pain Relief and Improved Quality of Life for Patients Suffering From Spinal Fractures Due to Osteoporosis 5/25/2011
Tornier Introduces Porous Coated AffinitiTM Stem for Shoulder Joint Replacement Surgery 5/20/2011
Ossur (OSSR) Announces World's First Integrated Bionic Prosthetic Leg 5/6/2011
PolyPid Announces Revolutionary Drug Delivery System and an Innovative Biodegradable Bone Void Filler 5/6/2011
Orthovita, Inc. (VITA) Launches the Aliquot Directional Bone Tamp 4/13/2011
Emerge Medical Targets $92 Billion Medical Device Market With Lower-Cost Generic Implants and Instruments 4/4/2011
Osseon Therapeutics, Inc. Introduces Osseoflex(R) BT Steerable Bone Tamp 3/29/2011
CareFusion Corporation Launches Innovative Vertebral Balloon That Gives Surgeons More Options to Treat Spinal Fractures 3/28/2011
Pioneer Surgical Technology Announces Full Market Release of the Streamline TL Spinal Fixation System 3/24/2011
Next-Generation Myomo, Inc. System Helps People With Stroke/Neurological Impairments Move Their Arms Again 3/15/2011
FDA Rejects Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Spine Device 3/14/2011
Wellpoint’s UniCare Subsidiary Revises Its Coverage Policy on Total Ankle Replacement to Cover SBi’s STAR(TM) Ankle 3/11/2011
Orthofix International NV (OFIX) Sports Medicine Launches Three New Products in March 3/11/2011
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Hip Failure Rate as High as 49 Percent, U.K. Doctors Say 3/11/2011
Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Introduces the ATLANTIS VISION(R) ELITE Anterior Cervical Plate System 3/10/2011
Pioneer Surgical Technology Enters the Biologics Extremities and Pelvis Market 3/9/2011
Mind-Moved Bionic Arm Goes on Display in US, The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago Reveals 2/18/2011
Zimmer Spine Introduces Industry's First Porous Metal Cervical Interbody Device 2/18/2011
Pioneer Surgical Technology Enters the Biologics Extremities, Trauma, and General Orthopaedics Market with Legato(TM) Bone Void Filler 2/16/2011
Zimmer (ZMH) Showcases Newly Acquired Line of Surgical Power Tools at 2011 American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting 2/16/2011
Stryker Corporation  (SYK) Knee and Hip Implants Demonstrate Lowest Revision Rates, According to the National Joint Registry for England and Wales 2/16/2011
Orthovita, Inc. (VITA) Launches Vitoss(TM) Bioactive Foam-2X Bone Graft Substitute at AAOS (American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons) Meeting 2/16/2011
Aperion Biologics Initiates Clinical Trial of Z-Lig(TM) Device for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction 2/14/2011
BioMimetic Therapeutics, Inc. (BMTI) Announces Date of FDA Advisory Panel Review of Augment(TM) Bone Graft 1/31/2011
Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Announces Global Launch of the CD HORIZON(R) SOLERA(TM) Spinal System 1/28/2011
Ascension Orthopedics, Inc. Introduces True Modularity With MOVEMENT Great Toe System 1/20/2011
Vidacare Corporation’s OnControl(TM) Bone Marrow Biopsy and Aspiration System Hits Growth Milestone 9/16/2010
New Kinetic Concepts, Inc. (KCI) Product Designed to Manage Incisions Following Surgery, Such as General, OB/GYN, Orthopedic, Cardiac Procedures 8/24/2010
Cancer a Concern with Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Device 7/27/2010
TriMas Corporation's Richards Micro-Tool Announces Key Business Developments 7/23/2010
ICAP Ocean Tomo Offers for Sale IP Portfolio of Active Implants for Electromagnetic Bone and Tissue Regeneration in Orthopedics, Trauma, and Wound Care 7/19/2010
SANUWAVE, Inc. Health Announces European Launch of OrthoPACE(TM) Regenerative Medicine Device for Orthopedic Indications 7/14/2010
Tobii Technology AB: Eye-Tracking Glasses Help Researchers Gain New Levels of Insight into Human Behavior 6/22/2010
Bone Densitometers: No Bones About It: Things Are Getting Better 6/21/2010
Freedom Bound Mobility Gets People Moving 6/18/2010
HyperBranch Medical Technology, Inc. Develops a New Hydrogel and Applicator That Provides a Watertight Seal in MIS and Open Spine Surgery 6/14/2010
Robot Used To Guide Surgeons Through Knee Operations; Being Tested at Glasgow Royal Infirmary 6/3/2010
Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. Introduces HARMONIC FOCUS(R) Long Curved Shears for Deep Surgical Access 5/12/2010
Ascension Orthopedics, Inc. Launches NuGrip CMC Implant 5/3/2010
Interventional Spine, Inc. Announces the First US Implant of RENEW(TM), Interspinous Allograft Technology for the Treatment of Lumbar Spinal Stenosis (LSS) 4/19/2010
Salient Surgical Technologies Brings the Benefits of TRANSCOLLATION(TM) Technology to the Orthopedic Trauma Market 4/14/2010
Stryker Interventional Spine (SYK) Launches iVAS(TM) Inflatable Vertebral Augmentation System 4/13/2010
ORTHOWORLD Inc., Orthopaedic Device Company Database Houses Growth Opportunities for Industry Participants 4/7/2010
SpineAlign Medical, Inc. Announces VerteLift, New Name for Innovative System for Vertebral Compression Fracture Treatment 3/30/2010
New Bone-Hard Biomaterial for Surgical Screws, Fraunhofer Institute for Biomedical Technology Engineering IBMT Study 3/23/2010
'Smart Hip' Monitors Real-Time Performance of Bone Implants, Stimulates Bone Growth, University of Porto Study 3/18/2010
Spinal Restoration, Inc. Initiates Patient Enrollment for Phase III Study of Company's Biostat(R) System 3/16/2010
Mayo Clinic Researchers Find Younger, More Diverse Patients Having Total Knee Replacements 3/15/2010
New Method to Repair Injured Bones, Case Western Reserve University Study 3/11/2010
Case Western Reserve University Researchers Use Natural And Artificial Sheaths To Mend Traumatic Bone Loss 3/10/2010
ETEX Corporation Announces FDA Clearance and Launch of Carrigen(R) Porous Bone Substitute Material 3/9/2010
"Metal-on-Metal" Hip Replacements Linked to Complications, Oxford University Study 3/5/2010
"Smart Hip" Monitors Real-time Performance Of Bone Implants, University of Porto Study 3/3/2010
Stryker Interventional Spine (SYK) Launches VertaPlex(R) HV 3/1/2010
Material Tested That Could Guarantee Body Prostheses For More Than 150 Years 2/24/2010
New Material Mimics Bone To Create Better Biomedical Implants, North Carolina State University Study 2/17/2010
Professor's Work On Computer-Aided Arthroscopy Could Shed New Light On Hip Surgery, Carnegie Mellon University and University of Pittsburgh 2/8/2010
Medical Device Startup Osseon Therapeutics, Inc. Gets Traction; Company's Treatment For Spinal Fractures Gaining Attention 2/8/2010
Growing Cartilage -- No Easy Task; New Nanoscopic Material Enables Cartilage To Do What It Doesn’t Do Naturally, Northwestern University Study 2/2/2010
SpineGuard Reports 10,000th Spine Procedure Using PediGuard(R) for Safer Pedicle Screw Placement 1/4/2010
Motorized Knee Can Make You Run Faster, Tsukuba University Study 12/22/2009
Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Introduces the SOVEREIGN(TM) Spinal System for Lumbar Surgery 12/18/2009
Interleukin Genetics Inc. (ILGN) Launches Bone Health Genetic Test to Identify Individuals at Higher Risk for Spine Fracture and Low Bone Mineral Density 12/17/2009
Touch Bionics Unveils World's First Bionic Finger 12/8/2009
MAKO Surgical Corp. Launches Lateral Unicompartmental Knee Resurfacing Application on Its RIO(R) Robotic Arm 12/2/2009
Osteotech, Inc. (OSTE)'s Plexur M(R) Innovative Grafting Now Approved for Use at 50 U.S. Hospitals 12/1/2009
New Stem Cell Technology Provides Rapid Healing from Complicated Bone Fractures, Hebrew University of Jerusalem Study 12/1/2009
Bone Implant Offers Hope for Skull Deformities, University of California, Davis (UCD) Study 11/20/2009
Wright Medical Group, Inc. (WGMI) Announces Initial Release of the VALOR(TM) Ankle Fusion Nail System 11/19/2009
Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Launches the TSRH(R) 3Dx(TM) Spinal System 11/17/2009
Amedica Corporation Announces New Product Offering 11/11/2009
Scientists Devise Early Treatment For Spine Injury Using Tiny Polymer Spheres, Purdue University Study 11/9/2009
Diagnosing Pain: Vasolux's New Device Uses Infrared To Discover Arthritis, Joint Problems 10/27/2009
Polymer May Allow Soldiers With Artificial Limbs To Feel Heat, Cold, Touch 10/26/2009
Cardo Medical Announces the Introduction and First Successful Implantation of the Align 360(TM) Total Knee System 9/30/2009
FDA Announces Preliminary Results of Procedural Review of ReGen Biologics, Inc. (RGBI)'s Menaflex 9/28/2009
University of Rhode Island Researcher Trips Amputees In Effort To Develop Improved Prosthetic Legs 9/16/2009
Bacteria For Building Better Bone Replacements, University of Birmingham Study 9/8/2009
US Spine Announces Full National Launch of Preference 2 Complex Spine System(TM) 8/25/2009
US Panel Rejects Q-Med AB, Smith & Nephew Inc. Knee Treatment 8/21/2009
Wright Medical Group, Inc. (WGMI) Introduces CORETRAK(TM) Articulating External Fixator for Foot Surgery 8/18/2009
Sea Worm Inspires Novel Bone Glue, University of Utah Study 8/18/2009
Percutaneous Pedicle Screw Fixation May Be Effective For Unstable Spinal Fractures, Boston University School of Medicine Study 8/17/2009
Emerging Imaging, Biologic Research May Spawn New Treatments For Cartilage Injury, University of Iowa Researcher Says 8/14/2009
Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) (JOBS) Introduces the T2 SCEPTOR Distractible End Cleats System 8/13/2009
Cytomedix Inc. (CYDX) Files Application With FDA for AutoloGel(tm) System in Orthopedics 8/7/2009
ReGen Biologics, Inc. (RGBI) Clarifies Recent Press about the Menaflex Device 8/5/2009
The Stone Clinic Announces New Collagen Meniscus Implant, Opens New Vista for Knee Repair 8/4/2009
Cyborg-Walkers Stride Toward Japan's Robotics Future, New Cyberdyne Product 8/3/2009
Biocomposites Release: Independent Study Confirms Superior Properties of ZPC(TM) Enhanced Calcium Composite Bone Grafts 7/27/2009
Kelyniam Global Machines First Artificial Bone Implants 7/27/2009
OrthoDynamix LLC Launches ArthroSteer(TM): Reaching New Limits in Arthroscopy 7/27/2009
Brain Develops Motor Memory For Prosthetics, University of California, Berkeley (CAL) Study 7/24/2009
University of Alabama at Birmingham Total Joint Replacement Research Collaboration Supported By New National Institutes of Health (NIH) Funding 7/20/2009
Integra LifeSciences Corporation (IART) Expands Uni-CP Compression System Product Range for Mid and Hindfoot Reconstruction 7/16/2009
Potential Fix For Damaged Knees Identified, Hospital for Special Surgery Study 7/9/2009
ConMed Linvatec (CNMD) Launches New Linvatec Shoulder Restoration System 7/7/2009
Applied Spine Technologies to Restart U.S. Clinical Trial for Stabilimax NZ(R) Dynamic Spine Stabilization System 7/1/2009
Vertos Medical Inc.'s mild(R) Procedure Gets Nod from Leading Pain Medicine Physicians 6/30/2009
Vexim, the Specialist in Minimally-Invasive Anatomical Restoration of Vertebral Compression Fractures, Announces Positive Clinical Trial Results and the Successful Recruitment of 120 Patients 6/29/2009
Replacing Arthritic Knees Is Cost-Effective, Brigham and Women's Hospital And Boston University School of Medicine Study 6/23/2009
Recommended Follow-Up Visits After Cemented THA May Not Be Needed, Study Presented at EFORT Congress 6/9/2009
Spinal Restoration, Inc. Announces the Submission of the Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) Pilot Study Results for the Biostat(R) System 6/9/2009
The American Physical Therapy Association Endorses the Bioness Inc.'s Ness L300(TM) Foot Drop System 6/9/2009
Advanced Arm Dynamics Fits Targeted Muscle Reinnervation (TMR) Patient in Indiana 6/5/2009
Mid-Term Follow-Up Shows Continued Improvement In Patients Treated With MACI, Western Australian Researchers Say 5/29/2009
Smith & Nephew Endoscopy (SNN) Launches the BICEPTOR(TM) Tenodesis System, the First All-Arthroscopic Procedure for Biceps Tendon Repair 5/20/2009
Life Spine Announces Nationwide Market Introduction of KINETIC(R)-SL Dynamic Anterior Cervical Plating System 5/19/2009
Orthopedic Study Finds Medial Meniscus Repairs And Those Performed With ACL Reconstruction Raise Odds For Meniscal Suture Failure Presented at Meeting of Arthroscopy Association of North America 5/13/2009
FDA Staff Cites Benefits of Confluent Surgical, Inc. 's Sealant 5/13/2009
Disc Motion Technologies, the First Company to Commercialize the Posteriorly Total Motion Segment System for the Lumbar Spine, Announces the First Surgical Procedure Using Inlign(TM) Multi-Level Hybrid System 5/13/2009
X-rays Help Predict Permanent Bone Damage From Bisphosphonates, Study in General Dentistry Says 5/12/2009
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT): New Tissue Scaffold Regrows Cartilage And Bone 5/12/2009



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