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  • Contract Manufacturing

    Finding Success with an Outsourcing Partner—An Orthopedic Innovators Q&A

    Orthopedic device OEMs need to keep a number of factors in mind to help ensure a successful collaboration with a contract manufacturer.
    Sponsored released by Triangle 05.11.21

  • Spine/Neurology
    Life Spine Wins Second Ruling Against Aegis Spine

    Life Spine Wins Second Ruling Against Aegis Spine

    Bars Aegis from marketing, selling, or distributing its AccelFix-XT devices
    Sam Brusco 05.07.21

  • Packaging & Sterilization
    Universal Packaging Solutions Help Orthopedic OEMs Manage Risk

    Universal Packaging Solutions Help Orthopedic OEMs Manage Risk

    Other benefits include cost control and accelerated time to market.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 05.07.21

  • Packaging & Sterilization
    Material Durability an Important Criteria in Reusable Device Packaging

    Material Durability an Important Criteria in Reusable Device Packaging

    A transpiration study is necessary to account for shipping, dropping, and pressure differentials in air transpiration, among other considerations.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 04.30.21


  • Packaging & Sterilization
    Sustainable Packaging Likely in Medtech

    Sustainable Packaging Likely in Medtech's Future

    Hospitals and larger purchasing organizations are increasingly inquiring about minimal, more sustainable packaging.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 04.27.21

  • Extremities
    DJO Acquires MedShape Inc.

    DJO Acquires MedShape Inc.

    Expands foot and ankle business and adds innovative shape memory technologies.
    Sam Brusco, Associate Editor 04.27.21

  • Transition Away From EO Sterilization to Continue as Virus Fades

    Transition Away From EO Sterilization to Continue as Virus Fades

    Social and governmental pressure over residuals and toxicity hang heavy over the ethylene oxide sterilization process.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 04.23.21


  • Packaging & Sterilization
    Custom Packaging Typically Required for Orthopedic Devices

    Custom Packaging Typically Required for Orthopedic Devices

    Packaging must be taken into consideration early in the product development process, as custom packaging requires extra time to design and fabricate.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 04.20.21

  • Sustainability is Driving Innovative Healthcare Packaging

    Sustainability is Driving Innovative Healthcare Packaging

    Reducing waste can conserve material and help lower sterilization and transportation costs.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 04.16.21

  • Packaging & Sterilization
    Incorporate Packaging, Sterilization Early in Product Design to Avoid Costly Mistakes

    Incorporate Packaging, Sterilization Early in Product Design to Avoid Costly Mistakes

    The specialized requirements of orthopedic products necessitate early engineering involvement.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 04.13.21


  • Packaging & Sterilization
    Usability, Sustainability Becoming More Relevant in Medtech Packaging

    Usability, Sustainability Becoming More Relevant in Medtech Packaging

    Usability is no longer limited strictly to user experience.
    Online Exclusives Michael Barbella, Managing Editor 04.07.21

  • MIS/Robotics | Trauma/Sports
    Bioventus Acquires Bioness Inc.

    Bioventus Acquires Bioness Inc.

    Bioventus gains peripheral nerve stimulation (PNS) therapy and rehabilitation solutions.
    Sam Brusco, Associate Editor 03.31.21

  • Imaging | Spine/Neurology
    SeaSpine to Acquire 7D Surgical for $110M

    SeaSpine to Acquire 7D Surgical for $110M

    Gains machine-vision, image-guided surgery platform that reduces radiation exposure.
    Sam Brusco, Associate Editor 03.23.21

  • Implanet to Acquire Majority Stake in Orthopaedic & Spine Development

    Implanet to Acquire Majority Stake in Orthopaedic & Spine Development

    Will create a new benchmark player in orthopedic surgery in France and allow the group to achieve significant revenue growth.
    Charles Sternberg, Assistant Editor 03.22.21

  • Design
    Development Options: Orthopedic Device Design

    Development Options: Orthopedic Device Design

    New materials, machines, techniques, and technologies create new design opportunities for medical device manufacturers.
    Mark Crawford, Contributing Writer 03.16.21