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September 10-13 - Scoliosis Research Society Annual Meeting

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Premarket Approvals Being Awarded Twice as Quickly This Year Compared to 2013 BY ANDREW VAHRADIAN, AUGUST 19, 2014

According to new analysis provided by the Evaluate Group, the average premarket approval (PMA) review time in 2014 has been 18.4 months, twice as quick as the average time of 35.9 months in 2013. The Center for Devices and Radiological... more

Musculoskeletal News Roundup 14-Aug-14 BY ANDREW VAHRADIAN, AUGUST 14, 2014

Blue Belt’s 500th Navio Surgery, aap Implantate, Amedica, Bacterin, Tornier report financial results, Exactech product update...Smith & Nephew unveils new hospital-focused sales model...Lawsuit ismissal against DJO, I-Flow, Orthofix and Stryker upheld...Advanced Biologics, Cellular Biomedicine study updates...MedCom enters co-marketing agreement with OsteoMed...SpineFrontier appoints VP of Sales more

Smith & Nephew Unveils New Discounted, Hospital-focused Sales Model BY ANDREW VAHRADIAN, AUGUST 14, 2014

Smith & Nephew unveiled a new hospital-focused sales model that will offer two of the company's primary hip and knee implants through multiyear contracts at an approximate discounted rate of one-third.
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Dental News Roundup July 2014 BY MATTHEW JAFFE, AUGUST 11, 2014

FDA Clears MicroDental's MicrO2 Obstructive Sleep Apnea Device... ALGN, XRAY, ZHM Financial Results... BIOLASE Funding... Nobel Biocare M&A... Align Technology Legal Results...Clinical Study on Custom Mouthguards... OrthoAccel Partners with Orthodontext... Nobel Biocare Appointment more

Blue Belt Technologies Announces 500th Navio Assisted Partial Knee Replacement Surgery BY EDITOR, AUGUST 8, 2014

Blue Belt Technologies announces that on August 5th Dr. Jose Bossolo performed the 500th Navio assisted partial knee replacement surgery, worldwide, at Valley Baptist Medical Center. Valley Baptist is a general care facility in Brownsville, Texas and is part of... more

Musculoskeletal News Roundup 7-Aug-14 BY ANDREW VAHRADIAN, AUGUST 7, 2014

Baxano, Globus, Integra, K2M, LDR, Mazor Robotics, Symmetry Medical, Wright Medical report financial results...Stryker completes acquisition of SBi...Symmetry to sell OEM unit to Tecomet...Minimus Spine receives EC Certificate... Apollo Implants, DJO product updates...Baxano receives two patents...NuVasive suit update...Bacterin, ConforMIS, Halifax clinical trial updates more


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