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.
Shawn T. Huxel
Chief Executive Officer and President
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...
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....
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...
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
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...
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.....
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