All Articles in: Hip

Medtronic Launches Outcome-Oriented Orthopedic ModelNovember 10, 2016

Medtronic Orthopedic Solutions targets drive clinical and economic outcomes in total joint replacement episodes of care

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Zimmer Biomet to Acquire Clinical Graphics to Aid Surgical Decision MakingSeptember 15, 2016

Zimmer Biomet adds 3D Range-of-Motion Simulation capability

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School Project Leads to New Hips and Knees for Needy ChineseJuly 5, 2016

In what is a small world, the son of an orthopod has helped needy people in remote area of China by donating his father’s services and UOC’s hip and knee implants.

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Enrollment Starts in United Orthopedic Corporation U.S. Hip Replacement System Follow-Up StudyFebruary 24, 2016

UOC’s prosthesis targets long term clinical performance. New study will deliver the evidence.

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Size Matters as Smith & Nephew Pulls Smaller Hip Resurfacing ComponentsJune 9, 2015

Smaller sized Birmingham Hip Resurfacing components are being withdrawn due to heightened risk of revision surgery

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DePuy Synthes Targets Better Hip Fracture Outcomes with New Nailing SystemMarch 24, 2015

A combination of design features and reduced procedural complexity underpin claims for the TFNA Nail, launched at AAOS this week

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U.S. Registry Identifies Goldilocks Zone for Joint Replacement TimingMarch 23, 2015

First U.S database yields comprehensive benchmarks for total hip and knee Joint replacement

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Smith & Nephew Hits the Spot with New SUTUREFIX™ Ultra Soft AnchorMarch 3, 2015

Smith & Nephew’s new anchor could move the game on a bit by allowing surgeons to fine-tune labral repairs of the hip and shoulder with the creation of additional fixation points.

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3D Printing Helps Biomet Deliver Acetabular Shells That Mimic the Real ThingFebruary 11, 2015

With regulatory clearance under its belt, Biomet is now reporting first clinical use of its OsseoTi Porous Technology for total hip arthroplasty

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Exactech Brings Personalized Surgery Capability In-HouseJanuary 21, 2015

Joint specialist Exactech, Inc., is to acquire French technology company BlueOrtho SAS in a move that will bring so-called personalized surgery in house.

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FDA Nod for First 3D Stereoradiographic Planning Software For Hip ArthroplastyDecember 16, 2014

French orthopaedic imaging specialist EOS imaging, tells us that the U.S. FDA has approved hipEOS, 3D hip arthroplasty planning software based on EOS stereo-radiographic 2D/3D imaging.

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HipGrid™ Rolled Out for Non-invasive Fluoroscopic Guidance in Total Hip ReplacementNovember 18, 2014

OrthoGrid® Systems, Inc. has announced the release of HipGrid™ for anterior and posterior approach THR.

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Mitek Sports Medicine Launches Gryphon, First Arthroscopic “Hybrid” Shoulder and Hip AnchorNovember 7, 2014

DePuy Synthes Mitek Sports Med Unveils a New Hybrid Anchor Technology for Arthroscopic Repair of Shoulder and Hip Instability

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FDA Clears Ortho Development’s Ovation Tribute™ Hip StemApril 9, 2014

Ortho Development® Corporation has received FDA clearance for its Ovation Tribute™ Hip Stem. The Ovation Tribute is a femoral hip prosthesis that is intended for cementless use in total hip replacement and hemiarthroplasty procedures.

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Consumer Advocacy Group Advocates MRI for DePuy Pinnacle PatientsMarch 14, 2014

After all the hoo haa of the last few years pertaining to the damaging outcome of some metal-on-metal hip implants, US patient advocacy group The Drugs Watchdog has now issued a press release strongly suggesting DePuy Pinnacle all metal hip implantees contact it to discuss their options, the most likely suggestion being to demand an MRI.

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Smith & Nephew Planning Software Takes the Guesswork out of Hip Arthroscopy for ImpingementMarch 12, 2014

Smith & Nephew says its newly launched DYONICS PLAN system allows surgeons to visualize, assess and generate a comprehensive surgical report for each patient’s unique Femoroacetabular impingement surgery before that patient ever enters the operating room.

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