Ankle Exosuit Aims to Give Post-Stroke Wearers More Independence
Instead of an active dorsiflexion actuator, the new exosuit contains a passive material that flexes and performs like a spring.
Stratasys Merging with Desktop Metal in $1.8B Deal
The transaction creates a new giant in the additive manufacturing space.
May 25, 2023
FDA Clears HAPPE Spine's Interbody Fusion System
The INTEGRATE-C system offers a multitude of sizes and lordotic angles to accommodate patient anatomy.
May 8, 2023
Orthofix Launches Two New Access Retractor Systems
The novel, independent blade retraction strength, with “down-and-out” splay feature, provides access to challenging anatomy.
April 25, 2023
Alphatec Buys Fusion's Robotic Navigation System for $55M
The Robotic-Enabled Minimally Invasive System is an intra-operative platform developed by spine experts.
April 21, 2023
Hyundai Building Wearable Robot for Patient Rehabilitation
The ‘X-ble MEX’ is a wearable medical robot Hyundai Robotics Lab developed to help with lower muscle reconstruction and joint mobility recovery.
April 20, 2023
Harmonic Bionics Beings Commercial Launch for Robotic Rehabilitation System
April 18, 2023
Reach Neuro Gets OK for Device to Treat Stroke-Related Disabilities
April 10, 2023
FDA Approves Bioretec's Bioresorbable Metal Screw
April 5, 2023
Penumbra, Veterans Health Administration to Expand Access to VR Rehab Care
April 4, 2023
FDA Clears Stryker's Pyrocarbon Bearing Material Option for Shoulder Hemiarthroplasty
Pyrocarbon is an advanced bearing material that has surface properties more similar to bone than traditional orthopedic metallic bearing surfaces.
March 30, 2023
Exactech Licenses Software for Clinical Decision Support Tool
This software was designed to better inform surgeons.
March 27, 2023
‘Biohybrid’ Device Could Restore Function in Paralyzed Limbs
By sandwiching a layer of muscle cells reprogrammed from stem cells between the electrodes and the living tissue, the researchers found that the device integrated with the host’s body and the formation of scar tissue was prevented.
March 22, 2023
Orthopedic Surgeons Invent Wearable Metal Allergy Test Device
The doctors developed and designed SENSIBAND, a sporty hypoallergenic wrist band.
March 21, 2023
Woven's Implantable Fixation Sleeve Gets FDA OK
Ogmend Sleeve provides a solution to hold screws in place.
March 17, 2023
FDA Grants Tyber Medical Clearance to Expand Anatomical Plate Portfolio
The system is indicated to treat a range of deformity, trauma, and degenerative conditions of the wrist, foot, ankle and long bones.
March 10, 2023
Rubber City Taps Orthopedic Surgeons to Help Design New Ankle Brace
It's designed to help ankle-injury patients rehabilitate and restore mobility and independence.
March 9, 2023
ReWalk Exoskeleton Receives FDA Clearance for Stairs and Curbs
This advancement combines the robust mechanical design of the ReWalk Exoskeleton with its proprietary stair climbing software.
March 8, 2023
Stryker Unveils Mako Total Knee 2.0
Mako Total Knee 2.0 introduces a new design, customizable workflow and other key features.
March 8, 2023
Smith+Nephew Touts Patient-Specific Instrumentation for Knee Arthroplasty
The company reported a 40% reduction in the odds of an outlier in the mechanical axis.
March 6, 2023
Xtant Medical Acquires Coflex Product Line from Surgalign for $17M
Coflex is an interlaminar stabilization device used after an open decompression.
March 2, 2023
Materialise, Exactech Collaborate on Personalized Shoulder Replacements
Materialise’s Clinical Engineers design each Glenius implant based on the patient’s unique anatomy using 3D data.
March 1, 2023
OPUM Releases ‘Digital Twin’ Clinical Data Standard for Remote Musculoskeletal Monitoring
The Digital Knee standard has been developed in conjunction with surgeons, physical therapists, researchers and other musculoskeletal experts.
February 27, 2023
3D Printing with Bacteria-Loaded Ink Produces Bone-Like Composites
It could be interesting for future biomedical applications.
February 23, 2023
PeekMed Unveils New Automated Orthopedic Solution for the U.S.
PeekMed web is capable of performing a total overview of the surgery by representing medical images in a 2D or 3D environment.
February 21, 2023