Ascension Orthopedics Introduces the Silicone PIP Implant System
...ants for the hand. We are excited to offer a full range of implants for the mcp
and PIP joints, both in PyroCarbon and in Silicone," states Andrew J. Miclo...scension was an innovative pyrolytic carbon total joint replacement for the mcp
joint of the hand. The company has since increased its joint replacement pr...
Three Industry Veterans Join Ascension Orthopedics
...tin, Texas in 1996. In 2001,
Ascension received FDA PMA approval for its first product, an innovative
pyrolytic carbon total joint replacement for the mcp
(Knuckle) joint of the
hand. The company has since increased its joint replacement product line to
include implants for the shoulder, elbow, wrist, fi...
Ascension Orthopedics Closes $21 Million Financing and Recruits an Orthopedics Industry Veteran as CEO
...t in Austin, Texas in
1996 and in 2001 received FDA PMA approval for its first product, an
innovative pyrolytic carbon total joint replacement for the mcp
joint of the hand. The company has since increased its joint replacement
product line to include implants for the shoulder, elbow, wrist, fi...
USAID Announces First Malaria Communities Program Grants
...ffort to combat malaria at the local level."
is a $30 million initiative created under the Pres... Africa. First Lady Laura Bush
first announced the mcp
at a White House Summit on Malaria in December
200...al ownership of malaria control for
the long term. mcp
grant recipients will operate within respective PM...
Fifth US Patient Receives Artificial Heart
"The operation went well and the artificial heart is performing flawlessly," Dr. Louis Samuels, director of the cardiac transplant team at mcp
Hahnemann University, said in a statement. "However, despite restored strong circulatory support from the AbioCor, the patient is experiencing pulmona...
Description: The efficient choice for small joint replacement technology -- the Ascension Silicone MCP
features a similar design to our PyroCarbon MCP
and utilizes the same instrumentation for intra-operative flexibility....
2073 MOLDED PLASTIC THUMB SPLINT
Description:...t in the fingers and preserves maximum function of the hand. This is an excellent choice to treat DeQuervain's Tendonitis, strains and sprains of the mcp
joint, basal joint arthritis, advanced carpal tunnel syndrome and cumulative trauma disorders of the thumb and wrist....
2087 LIGHTWEIGHT BREATHABLE WRIST/THUMB SPLINT
Description:... This is an excellent choice to treat DeQuervain's Tendonitis, strains and sprains of the mcp
joint, basal joint arthritis, advanced carpal tunnel syndrome and cumulative trauma disorders of the thumb and wrist. Distal palmar crease contour al...
Extended Length Boxer Splint
Description:... Designed to provide comfortable support, protection and immobilization mcp
joint along with immobilization of the wrist...
Dorsal Blocking Splint
Description:...issue development in the later stages of the healing process.
The DBS rest dorsally on the hand and positions the wrist at 30° of flexion, the mcp
joints at 70° of flexion and the IP joints of the fingers at full extension. The straps at the distal end of the fingers provide comfortable IP ex...
Company:Restorative Care of America
Combination Oppenheimer with Knuckle Bender
Description:... Combination Oppenheimer with Knuckle Bender - to dorsiflex wrist and flex mcp
joints; includes two attachments to extend/flex distal finger joints....
The Avanta Soft Skeletal Hand Implant System
Description:...rently available in other finger joints. Avanta also offers a Preflex™ Finger Joint Implant - angled at 30-degress to anatomically simulate the mcp
joint at rest....
Company:Small Bone Innovations, Inc.
NeuFlex™ MCP/PIP Finger Joint Implant Systems
Description:... The design of the NeuFlex™ mcp
and/or PIP Finger Joint Implant is based on numerous research studies of the structure and mechanics of the MCP/PIP joint. This prosthesis is inserted...
Company:DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc.
Surface Replacement, SR™, Hand Implant System
Features:...joint forces tend to be greatest, to further replicate normal joint kinematics.
In two separate studies, wear and fatigue testing of the SR™ mcp
implants demonstrated favorable structural performance which may translate to longer implant life with proper surgical technique. ...
Company:Small Bone Innovations, Inc.