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Core Essence Receives FDA Approval for SECURUS(TM), an Innovative Knotless Suture Anchor System

...ed endoscopic guide system for carpel tunnel syndrome; reNOVO(TM), a suture anchor system, and reVERTO(TM), a shape memory staple system indicated for arthrodesis and skeletal fixation procedures. Contact: Shawn T. Huxel Chief Executive Officer and President 215.310.9534 Shawn.Huxel@...

Job Loss Means Fewer Americans Have Health Care Coverage: How Will the Economic Downturn Affect the Small-Joint Implant Market?

...h Group's (MRG's) US Markets for Small-Joint Implants 2009 report, which includes arthroplasty implants (shoulder, elbow, digit, ankle, and wrist) and arthrodesis devices (ankle, digit, and wrist), the double-digit market growth seen in recent years will continue despite the global economic downturn. Although th...

MDCT Compared to Digital Radiography in Orthopedic Patients

...ording to a study done by radiologists at the Medical University of Vienna in Vienna, Austria. Forty-three patients with histories of fractures, arthrodesis (joint fusion) or spinal fusions who'd undergone MDCT and conventional radiography for the evaluation of bone healing were included in this study. Mut...
Arthrodesis in Medical Products

Foot arthrodesis staples

Description: Osteotomies and ligament surgery account for only a small number of hindfoot and mid-foot operations. Arthrodesis is the most common procedure. The use of suitable staples allow very effective stabilization of the joints involved without great difficulties....
Company:Orthomed

Biomet® Arthrodesis Nail

Description: Biomet® Arthrodesis Nail indications include: Failed external fixation Aseptic failed total knee arthroplasty Periarticular fractures where repair is not possible Limb salvage in tumor treatment ...
Company:Biomet Orthopedics, Inc

Ankle Arthrodesis Nail

Description: Indications include painful arthritic deformity of the ankle joint with stiffness in the subtalar joint, failed fusion of the ankle joint, fractures of the tibial plafond and/or talus where reconstruction is impossible, and fracture/dislocations of the ankle joint combined with severe arthritic cha...
Company:Orthofix, Inc

Biomet® Ankle Arthrodesis Nail

Description: The Biomet Ankle Arthrodesis Nail is ideally suited for tibiotalocalcaneal fusion indications. This second-generation nail affords rigid, load sharing fixation that incorporates a simple nail-mounted, in-line method of compression across the arthrodesis sites....
Company:Biomet Orthopedics, Inc

Flexible Digital Implant

Description:... The Flexible Digital Implant offers surgeons an alternative to traditional arthroplasty or arthrodesis for the correction of a hammertoe deformity. The prosthesis is constructed of UltraSIL' medical grade silicone and is designed for the proximal interp...
Company:Futura Biomedical

VITOSS Synthetic Cancellous Bone Void Filler

Description:... Vitoss engineered to resemble cancellous bone in porosity and structure. -TCP constructs proven to perform well in spinal arthrodesis surgery and cancellous bone defects due to trauma and tumors. Resorbed by both dissolution and cell-mediated processes.....
Company:Orthovita

OSStaple™ Dynamic Compression Staple

Features:... Utilizes an electrical heating controlled shape memory phenomenon Only product of this type in the U.S. market Used for fracture fixation or arthrodesis in the hand, foot and ankle, repair of oral/maxillofacial fractures, general fracture fragment fixation, skull and also for ligament reattachment Fa...
Company:Biomedical Enterprises
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