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  • Contract Manufacturing

    Orthopedic Innovators: Best Practices for Process Validation

    Donatelle’s Raghu Vadlamudi provides expert insights on ensuring process validation is performed properly for orthopedic device manufacturers.
    Sponsored released by Donatelle 09.18.20

  • MEDICA and COMPAMED 2020 Go Virtual

    MEDICA and COMPAMED 2020 Go Virtual

    Events to be launched as 'virtual.MEDICA' and 'virtual.COMPAMED' with three focal areas.
    Messe Düsseldorf 09.15.20

  • Machining & Tooling
    Machining Modern Medicine

    Machining Modern Medicine

    Evolving techniques and technologies lead to advancements for orthopedic device fabrication.
    Mark Crawford, Contributing Writer 09.15.20

  • Biocompatibility & Testing
    Lessons from the Lab: Testing Orthopedic Devices

    Lessons from the Lab: Testing Orthopedic Devices

    Changes in testing protocols and revised regulatory demands make testing experts even more valuable than they’ve ever been.
    Sean Fenske, Editor-in-Chief 09.15.20


  • Global Orthopedics Market Forecasted to Contract 20% in 2020

    Global Orthopedics Market Forecasted to Contract 20% in 2020

    GlobalData says recovery rates will vary widely.
    GlobalData 09.15.20

  • Spine/Neurology
    Vertebral Revival: The 2020 Spine Report

    Vertebral Revival: The 2020 Spine Report

    A spotlight on the latest technologies from spine companies of all sizes.
    Sam Brusco, Associate Editor 09.15.20

  • 3-D Printing/Additive Mfg. | Biologics
    ODT’s Editorial Advisory Board Reflects on 15 Years

    ODT’s Editorial Advisory Board Reflects on 15 Years

    ODT reached out to members of its Editorial Advisory Board to help celebrate the brand's 15th birthday.
    Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 09.15.20


  • A Wrinkle in the COVID-19 Financial Recovery

    A Wrinkle in the COVID-19 Financial Recovery

    A British Journal of Surgery study projected the global pandemic would postpone or outright cancel 6.3 million orthopedic procedures.
    Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 09.15.20

  • Research & Development
    Trends for Orthopedic Contract R&D and Manufacturing

    Trends for Orthopedic Contract R&D and Manufacturing

    Over the past 10 years, medtech manufacturers from startups to giants have grown their levels of outsourcing to contract R&D and manufacturing partners.
    Maria Shepherd, President and Founder, Medi-Vantage 09.15.20

  • Self-Care in Business: Four Ways to Extend the Peace of Home to the Workplace

    Self-Care in Business: Four Ways to Extend the Peace of Home to the Workplace

    Like so many small business owners, the lines between work and home often blur in the Lissy household.
    Dawn A. Lissy, Founder & President, Empirical 09.15.20


  • When to Submit a 510(k)

    When to Submit a 510(k)

    When are design and manufacturing changes considered significant enough to surpass the threshold of submitting a new 510(k)?
    Tom McDougal, MS, Associate, Regulatory Affairs, Musculoskeletal Clinical Regulatory Advisers LLC 09.15.20

  • Assembly & Automation
    Behind the Scenes, Automation Drives Manufacturing Results

    Behind the Scenes, Automation Drives Manufacturing Results

    This article offers a closer look at how automation may work behind the scenes to improve quality, delivery, and cost.
    Jim Stertz, Vice President of Automation/Technology, Lowell Inc. 09.15.20

  • Launching ODT: A Look Back

    Launching ODT: A Look Back

    In anticipation of ODT's 15th anniversary, I took time to speak with the only two members of the team who were around at the time of its birth.
    Sean Fenske, Editor-in-Chief 09.15.20

  • R&Q Acquires Maetrics

    R&Q Acquires Maetrics

    Combined organizations form the largest medical device-focused global regulatory and quality consultancy.
    Regulatory and Quality Solutions LLC 09.10.20

  • Spine/Neurology
    FTC to Refund NeuroMetrix Customers $3.9M in False Advertising Case

    FTC to Refund NeuroMetrix Customers $3.9M in False Advertising Case

    FTC said the defendants lacked scientific evidence to support widespread chronic pain-relief claims.
    Federal Trade Commission 09.09.20