Osteoarthritis (OA) is one the developed world’s most common diseases, with over 80% of the senior population suffering from knee or hip OA.
4 October 2017 Comment
29 August 2017
MicroPort Orthopedics has launched its new Procotyl Prime Acetabular Cup System, following 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration in June.
24 August 2017
Following a move to fix price ceilings for coronary stent products, India’s National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has announced a plan to cap the pricing of orthopedic knee replacement implants.
24 July 2017
Although one of the smallest orthopedic markets by revenue in 2016, small joint replacement is expected to experience the fastest growth of all orthopedic markets through 2023.
26 June 2017
Passed almost 50 years ago, old laws to improve patient access in the US might now be increasing healthcare costs unnecessarily.
29 May 2017
As orthopedic therapies advance, retention of motion and an independent lifestyle has been an increasing concern among patients, particularly the growing global elderly population.
18 January 2017
US-based medical device company CyMedica Orthopedics has obtained the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for its e-vive, an app-driven solution for pre and post-operative knee surgery rehabilitation.
3 July 2014
US-based firms MicroPort Orthopedics (MPO) and MB Innovations (MBI) have entered into a multi-product development agreement for orthopedic instruments.
27 February 2013
Spinal device company Expanding Orthopedics has started enrolling patients in a multi-centre, post-market clinical study of its pedicle screw system in Germany.
14 February 2013
Medical technology company Blue Belt Technologies has performed the three first US unicondylar knee replacement (UKR) surgeries using its robotic orthopedic surgical system.