Spine Surgery

NuVasive Announces Conference Call and Webcast of Third Quarter 2019 Results

Released on October 15, 2019

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA), the leader in spine technology innovation, focused on transforming spine surgery with minimally disruptive, […]

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FDA Cleared Radiology Surgery

Epica SeeFactorCT3 Multi-Modality System Wins FDA Clearance

Released on October 8, 2019

Epica, a company based in San Clemente, California, won FDA clearance for its SeeFactorCT3 system that combines computed tomography (CT), fluoroscopy, […]

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Imaging MedTech Surgery

Surgical staplers top ECRI’s list of top medtech hazards

Released on October 8, 2019

ECRI Institute said today that surgical stapler misuse is the top health technology hazard, beating out the likes of point-of-care ultrasounds and […]

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Cardiology Surgery

Report: Docs could reduce adverse events with Boston Sci’s Watchman

Released on October 7, 2019

A recent review of FDA files has found nearly 3,000 adverse events related to Boston Scientific’s (NYSE:BSX) Watchman device. The Watchman Approved by the agency […]

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Surgery

Olympus Launches Innovative Hot/Cold Polypectomy Snare

Released on October 4, 2019

SnareMaster Plus Completes EndoTherapeutic Snare Portfolio CENTER VALLEY, Pa., Oct. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering […]

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Funding Surgery

Surgical Innovation Associates adds $4m

Released on October 4, 2019

Surgical Innovation Associates said yesterday that it raised $4 million in an oversubscribed Series A round for the development and commercialization of […]

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Robotics Surgery

Robotics, navigation systems create buzz at spine meeting

Released on October 1, 2019

Dive Brief: Medtronic’s Mazor robotics and navigation technology and a new robotics application for NuVasive’s Pulse integrated surgery platform were among […]

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Orthopedic Radiology Surgery

Loop-X Surgical Imaging Robot Unveiled

Released on October 1, 2019

Brainlab, out of Germany, just unveiled its flagship Loop-X mobile intraoperative imaging robot specifically designed for spinal surgical procedures. Developed by […]

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Orthopedic Surgery

Smith & Nephew launches assurance program for Trigen Intertan hip nail

Released on September 30, 2019

Smith & Nephew (NYSE:SNN) said yesterday that it launched the Intertan product assurance program centering on the performance Trigen Intertan intertrochanteric hip […]

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Spine Surgery

DePuy expands 3D printed spinal implants portfolio

Released on September 27, 2019

Device maker DePuy Synthes has launched the Conduit Interbody Platform with EIT Cellular Titanium Technology, expanding its offering to treat degenerative […]

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Cardiology Funding Surgery

Becton Dickinson, Zoll win DoD contracts

Released on September 27, 2019

Both and Zoll Medical, an Asahi Kasei (TYO:3407) subsidiary, and Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) picked up contracts from the U.S. Defense Dept. within the last week. On September 20, […]

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Cardiology Orthopedic Surgery

Report: Ambulatory surgery centers will shake up medtech

Released on September 26, 2019

An increase in the number of surgical procedures taking place at ambulatory care centers could change the playing field for medtech […]

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