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Exactech Expands Presence in Japan with Newly Approved Shoulder, Knee and Hip Replacement Systems
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Exactech Expands Presence in Japan with Newly Approved Shoulder, Knee and Hip Replacement Systems

June 22, 2017 GAINESVILLE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Exactech, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXAC), a developer and producer of bone and joint restoration products and biologic solutions for extremities, knee and hip, announced today that the company marked the first clinical use of recently approved shoulder, knee and hip replacement systems in Japan this quarter. […]

ConforMIS Announces FDA 510(k) Clearance for iTotal Hip System
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ConforMIS Announces FDA 510(k) Clearance for iTotal Hip System

BILLERICA, Mass., June 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ConforMIS, Inc. (NASDAQ:CFMS), a medical technology company that offers knee replacement implants customized to fit each patient’s unique anatomy, today announced it has received FDA 510(k) clearance of the Company’s primary iTotal Hip replacement system. “Having treated over 50,000 patients with customized […]

Powerful Imaging Technology Generates New Evidence on ATTUNE® Knee System
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Powerful Imaging Technology Generates New Evidence on ATTUNE® Knee System

WARSAW, IN – June 15, 2017 – When it comes to evaluating a knee replacement’s long-term performance, registry data is extremely important, but not the only tool. Another well-established, but less universally-known, technique is Radiostereometric Analysis (RSA), an imaging technique that precisely measures implant migration and can help predict implant […]

ORHub, Inc. Expands its Addressable Market with Launch of Transformative Hip and Knee Module
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ORHub, Inc. Expands its Addressable Market with Launch of Transformative Hip and Knee Module

NEWPORT BEACH, CA–(Marketwired – Jun 14, 2017) – ORHub, Inc. (OTC: ORHB), a cloud-based medical software company established as the Operating Room Hub for data and analytics, today announces that it is launching its new service module for hip and knee surgical procedures, July 2017. With over 100 million surgeries […]

OrthAlign, Inc. Announces First KneeAlign Cases for Total Knee Arthroplasty in Greece
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OrthAlign, Inc. Announces First KneeAlign Cases for Total Knee Arthroplasty in Greece

ATHENS, GREECE (PRWEB) JUNE 13, 2017 OrthAlign, Inc., a privately held U.S.-based medical device and technology company providing orthopedic surgeons with advanced precision technologies, announced today the first set of KneeAlign® cases completed for total knee arthroplasty (TKA) in Greece. These cases were completed by Athens-based orthopaedic surgeon Spyridon Armpis, […]

ConforMIS Announces Study Comparing Customized Total Knee Replacement Implants to Off-the-Shelf Total Knee Replacement Implants
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ConforMIS Announces Study Comparing Customized Total Knee Replacement Implants to Off-the-Shelf Total Knee Replacement Implants

BILLERICA, Mass., June 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ConforMIS, Inc. (NASDAQ:CFMS), a medical technology company that offers joint replacement implants customized to fit each patient’s unique anatomy, today announced the publication of a retrospective study comparing adverse events rates and cost of care for total knee arthroplasty (TKA) patients treated […]

Arthromeda Inc. Completes Successful Preclinical Studies and Closes Funding for Its ArthroSight Patient-Specific Navigation Platform
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Arthromeda Inc. Completes Successful Preclinical Studies and Closes Funding for Its ArthroSight Patient-Specific Navigation Platform

LOWELL, Mass., June 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Arthromeda, Inc., a developer of intelligent orthopedic navigation systems, closed its Series D financing to take the ArthroSight-PS Hip Alignment System (ArthroSight-PS) through commercial regulatory approvals and clinical validation.  This was achieved following a series of successful cadaver labs conducted by surgeon Daniel Ward, […]

Paxeon Reconstruction Appoints Kyle Sineath President and Announces His Role in Becker’s 15th Annual Conference
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Paxeon Reconstruction Appoints Kyle Sineath President and Announces His Role in Becker’s 15th Annual Conference

May 31, 2017 Paxeon Reconstruction, a manufacturer of best-in-class orthopedic products including derivative and emerging products, announces the promotion of Kyle Sineath to President. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Sineath served as Vice President of Global Sales for Paxeon. Mr. Sineath joined Paxeon after 10 years in the medical technology […]

ATTUNE® Knee System Four-Year Revision Rate is Lower Than Total Knee Class, According to New & Independent Joint Registry Data
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ATTUNE® Knee System Four-Year Revision Rate is Lower Than Total Knee Class, According to New & Independent Joint Registry Data

VIENNA, May 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — DePuy Synthes*, part of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, today announced new ATTUNE® Knee implant survivorship data based on an independent analysis of 10,605 ATTUNE Knee implantations, showing that the cumulative revision rate for the ATTUNE Knee is 1.3% at four years (98.7% […]

Exactech Announces Successful First Surgeries with Truliant® Knee System
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Exactech Announces Successful First Surgeries with Truliant® Knee System

May 31, 2017 GAINESVILLE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Exactech (Nasdaq: EXAC), a developer and producer of bone and joint restoration products and biologic solutions for extremities, knee and hip, is pleased to announce that the first surgeries using the new Truliant® Knee System were performed yesterday. Truliant, which recently received 510(k) clearance from […]

Bodycad Receives EU Product Notification Confirmation for Personalized Unicompartmental Knee System
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Bodycad Receives EU Product Notification Confirmation for Personalized Unicompartmental Knee System

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC, CANADA, May 24, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — Bodycad announced today that it has received product notification confirmation from the Belgian Federal Agency for Medicines and Health Products in Brussels, the legislative capital for the European Union, for its Bodycad Unicompartmental Knee System. This enables Bodycad to commercially launch […]

DERMABOND® PRINEO® Skin Closure System May Improve Outcomes and Lower Hospital Costs
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DERMABOND® PRINEO® Skin Closure System May Improve Outcomes and Lower Hospital Costs

SOMERVILLE, N.J., May 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Ethicon* announced the results of two economic analyses demonstrating that the DERMABOND® PRINEO® Skin Closure system, a product that combines a topical skin adhesive with a self-adhering patch, is associated with improved patient outcomes and lower healthcare costs for hospitals. Both studies are being […]

MemorialCare Joint Replacement Center At Long Beach Memorial Now Offering Newest Technology In Total Knee Replacement
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MemorialCare Joint Replacement Center At Long Beach Memorial Now Offering Newest Technology In Total Knee Replacement

LONG BEACH, Calif., May 24, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The MemorialCare Joint Replacement Center at Long Beach Memorial is the first hospital in Long Beach and North Orange County to offer Stryker’s robotic-arm assisted total knee application for use with its Mako System – and now has successfully performed its first […]