Subscribe FREE to: Magazine | Newsletter | Linked In | Twitter Facebook


ODT Magazine


Search  


Latest News


ODT Magazine - RODMAN PUBLISHING CORP. Get it on Google Play


← Prev   Page 3 of 39   Next →

August 19, 2014

MedCom Advisors to Help Market OsteoMed Products
MedCom will also provide training and protocol development for spine device. Read More »

August 18, 2014

Former Integra LifeScience Employees Admit to Defrauding Hospitals
Duo conned hospitals out of more than $800,000.  Read More »

WiLAN Subsidiary Acquires Orthopedic Patent Portfolio From Hospital for Special Surgery
WiLAN will license IP to orthopedic technology companies. Read More »

Literature Supports Mensicus Repair as Treatment for Horizontal Cleavage Tears
Seventy-seven percent of reported repairs in nine studies were successful, literature review reveals. Read More »

August 15, 2014

Aurora Spine Appoints Western US Regional Sales VP
Executive spent time at Baxano Surgical and Trans1. Read More »

Spine Device Wins NIH Undergraduate Biomedical Engineering Competition
The device treats postoperative neurological or vascular complications. Read More »

New Gel Promotes Bone Growth on Orthopedic Implants
Protein promoting bone growth binds to surface and can be released in a controlled way.  Read More »

August 14, 2014

FDA Clears BioTime's Regenerative Wound Management Technology
Premvia is the first cleared product from Hystem family of hydrogels. Read More »

Bacterin Adds to Board
New member is an M.D. with bioengineering background. Read More »

ACL Reconstruction Improves Reinjury Rates in Skeletally Immature Athletes
Study finds no evidence of growth disturbance. Read More »

Medtronic-Covidien Deal Faces U.S. Scrutiny
FTC requests more information and documents from Medtronic. Read More »

August 13, 2014

Halifax Biomedical Starts Spine Instability Measurement System Study
Company is developing stereo lithography tech to address spine instability and implant loosening. Read More »

DSM Offers Cellular Therapy Development Services
First distribution agreement is with DePuy Synthes Mitek Sports Medicine. Read More »

Exactech Rolls Out New Hip Stem System
Full U.S. release to begin in January.  Read More »

Smith & Nephew to Offer U.S. Hospitals Discounted Prices on Hips
Strategy designed to build up its position in competitive market.  Read More »

August 12, 2014

Clinical Journal Evaluates Bacterin's Bone Grafting Putty
Evaluation compared company's DBM putty to autologous bone graft material.  Read More »

August 11, 2014

Solid Growth Predicted for Trauma Market Over Next Six Years
Growth potential in Asia; North America remains largest market.  Read More »

InVivo Gets Go-Ahead for Patent Covering Neuro-Spinal Scaffold Technology
Technology is for open and closed wound spinal cord injuries. Read More »

Tornier Sees Top-Line Growth in Q2
Sales of upper extremity technology led other categories.  Read More »

New Studies Examine ConforMIS Custom Implant Outcomes
Company claims studies show custom knee feels more 'normal.' Read More »

Amedica Reports Significant Q2 Uptick in Silicon Nitride Product Sales
One-time charges in quarter increased losses.  Read More »

Blue Belt Technologies Celebrates Technology Milestone
Company's knee-surgery technology part of robotics-assisted system.  Read More »

MEDEC Approves Guidances on Ethical Relationships with Third-Party Distributors
Three documents encourage adoption of compliance policies. Read More »

August 8, 2014

FDA Clears Intellijoint HIP
HIP is a smart tool used to guide surgeons during hip replacement surgery. Read More »

Proposed Changes to Sunshine Act Could Increase Costs for Device Makers
New measures would take effect Jan. 1. Read More »

NuVasive Revenues Surge 15 Percent in Second Quarter
Company narrows its loss significantly from last year. Read More »

August 7, 2014

Medtech Jobs Remained Stable in 2013, Report Says
Only three of the top 15 firms reduced workforce size. Read More »

Study Shows Star Tumor Ablation System Effective for Spine Pain
DFINE's system can be used on tumors very close to the spinal cord.  Read More »

Smith & Nephew Reports 7 Percent Rise in Q2 Sales
Profit plummets 31 percent on acquisition costs. Read More »

August 6, 2014

Journal Publishes Positive Clinical Outcomes for Bacterin's Osteosponge
Study examined the demineralized cancellous bone product in medial shoulder lesions of the talus. Read More »

Reducing Medical Device Prices Could Save Australian Government $1 Billion
Private health insurers claim manufacturers increase device costs five-fold. Read More »

August 5, 2014

Cadence Makes Strategic Acquisition
New sites specialize in integrated stamped metal and molded plastic components.  Read More »

Baxano Gets Two New U.S. Patents
Patents related to the company's AxiaLIF Plus and VEO systems.  Read More »

Orthopedic Sales Help Buoy Greatbatch Q2 Performance
Ortho sales increased 17 percent.  Read More »

Bicruciate Substituting System Leads to Complications After TKA
Study subjects achieved comparable knee flexion characteristics. Read More »

Tecomet Buys Symmetry's Contract Manufacturing Business
Companies ink $450 million deal.  Read More »

Is the Hip Implant Market Improving?
Study claims patient confidence is growing again.  Read More »

August 4, 2014

Zimmer's Second-Quarter Net Income Jumps 16 Percent
Company lowers 2014 earnings forecast. Read More »

Active O Kicks Off New Clinical Trial Studying Non-Surgical Treatment for Lower Back Pain
The technology is a natural gases injection to treat contained herniated disc. Read More »

Smith & Nephew Moves 140 Jobs From UK to China
Jobs leave advanced wound management business, but site will remain active. Read More »

FDA Greenlights Medicrea K-Jaws Cervical Compression Staple
Company no longer tied to American distribution partner due to length approval process. Read More »

U.S. Medical Innovation Needs Smarter Incentives to Cut Health Spending
Study concludes that device makers must create products that produce more value.  Read More »

August 3, 2014

RTI Surgical Q2 Revenues Surge 56 Percent
International sales jump 37 percent. Read More »

August 1, 2014

KFx Medical Corporation Announces License of Its Knotless Double Row Patents
DePuy Mitek latest to license the technology. Read More »

K2M Launches Caspian Spinal System
The system is all-inclusive for rigid posterior fixation. Read More »

July 31, 2014

Smith & Nephew Launches New Hammer Toe Fixation System
Release marks company's first foray into the forefoot market. Read More »

July 30, 2014

Second-Quarter Sales Rise 23 Percent at Ossur
Net profit doubles from strong growth in prosthetics. Read More »

July 29, 2014

Advanced Biologics Publishes Benefits of OsteoAMP Growth Factor
Results published in trade journal validate anecdotal evidence. Read More »

July 28, 2014

Prior TKR or Revision THR Causes Increased Periprosthetic Fractures
Researchers find a three-fold higher risk of hospitalization.  Read More »

FDA Approves Updated Prestige Cervical Disc System from Medtronic
Original system entered U.S. market in 2007; updated version in Europe since 2004.  Read More »

← Prev   Page 3 of 39   Next →



Copyright © 2014 Rodman Media. All Rights Reserved. All rights reserved. Use of this constitutes acceptance of our Privacy Policy
The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Rodman Media.