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  • Breaking News | Financial & Deals | Imaging | OEM News
    Stryker to Acquire NOVADAQ Technologies for $701M

    Stryker to Acquire NOVADAQ Technologies for $701M

    Aligns with Stryker's focus on enabling customers to see and do more by enhancing cross-specialty surgical visualization.
    Stryker 06.19.17

  • Breaking News | 3-D Printing/Additive Mfg. | Financial & Deals | OEM News
    GE Additive and Stryker Form Additive Manufacturing Partnership

    GE Additive and Stryker Form Additive Manufacturing Partnership

    Agreement covers new additive machines, materials, and services for Stryker’s global supply chain operations.
    Business Wire 06.15.17

  • 3-D Printing/Additive Mfg. | Large Joint | MIS/Robotics
    FDA Clears First 3D Printed Titanium SI Implant

    FDA Clears First 3D Printed Titanium SI Implant

    3D-printed porous trabecular surface and fenestrated design promotes bone ongrowth, ingrowth.
    Videos PR Newswire 06.15.17


  • Bracing/Prosthetics | MIS/Robotics
    Students Hack Assistive Technology Solutions for Local Clients

    Students Hack Assistive Technology Solutions for Local Clients

    At the Assistive Technologies Hackathon, students created helpful devices for Greater Boston residents with disabilities.
    Videos Megan Cichon, Lincoln Laboratory 06.12.17

  • Extremities
    More of a Niche Market

    More of a Niche Market

    A look at the extremities market from an orthopedic outsourcing provider's point of view.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 06.05.17

  • Extremities
    Innovation With Speed

    Innovation With Speed

    A product development company's take on the global extremities market.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 06.05.17


  • Extremities
    Big Trend Towards Small Bone Plating

    Big Trend Towards Small Bone Plating

    Smith & Nephew sees market potential in total ankle replacements and hammer toe fixes.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 06.05.17

  • Extremities
    Extremities Market is Still Maturing

    Extremities Market is Still Maturing

    Zimmer Biomet looking to dominate the shoulder sector.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 06.05.17

  • Extremities
    The Intricacy of Extremity Anatomy

    The Intricacy of Extremity Anatomy

    DePuy Synthes betting big on nitinol implants to fill market need.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 06.05.17


  • Bracing/Prosthetics | Large Joint
    Soft Exosuit Reduces Metabolic Cost of Running

    Soft Exosuit Reduces Metabolic Cost of Running

    Wearable technology could push the limits of human performance.
    Videos Lindsay Brownell, Wyss Institute 06.01.17

  • Bracing/Prosthetics
    Tactile Feedback Adds ‘Muscle Sense’ to Prosthetic Hand

    Tactile Feedback Adds ‘Muscle Sense’ to Prosthetic Hand

    Researchers test ‘proprioceptive’ feedback with skin-stretch device.
    Videos Jade Boyd, Rice University 05.30.17

  • Breaking News | 3-D Printing/Additive Mfg. | Financial & Deals | Supplier & Contract Mfg.
    Partnership to Offer Accessible Metal 3D Printing

    Partnership to Offer Accessible Metal 3D Printing

    3D printing system for metal additive manufacturing to complement plastic 3D printing.
    Videos Business Wire 05.26.17

  • Enhancing ERAS with Multimodal Pain Management

    Enhancing ERAS with Multimodal Pain Management

    Technology alternatives to opioids for postoperative pain management can improve recovery times.
    Online Exclusives Roger Massengale, General Manager, Acute Pain, Halyard Health 05.22.17

  • Biologics | Materials
    Loading Orthopedic Devices with Biologics and Pharmaceuticals

    Loading Orthopedic Devices with Biologics and Pharmaceuticals

    Fiber technology enables the delivery of the therapeutic components via a biodegradable platform that can be implanted.
    Dr. Kevin Nelson, Founder and CSO, TissueGen Inc. 05.19.17

  • Coatings/Surface Modification | Finishing
    Looking Beneath the Surface

    Looking Beneath the Surface

    Surface treatments seek to improve orthopedic device usability, longevity, and bone integration.
    Sam Brusco, Associate Editor 05.19.17