Alphatec Spine Introduces the GLIF (Guided Lateral Interbody Fusion) Technique and the ARC Portal Access System

Alphatec Holdings, Inc., the parent company of Alphatec Spine, Inc., introduced the ARC Portal Access System in conjunction with the introduction of the minimally invasive GLIF technique during the AANS annual meeting in San Diego, CA.

St. Jude Medical Announces European CE Mark Approval For Libra Deep Brain Stimulation Systems For Parkinson’s Disease

St. Jude Medical, Inc. announced European CE Mark approval of its Libra® and LibraXP™ deep brain stimulation systems for treating the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease, a neurological disorder that progressively diminishes a person’s control over his or her movements and speech.

Medtronic Launches Its First Integrated Power Console (IPC™) Platform for Use in Spinal, Cranial, and Ear, Nose, and Throat Surgeries

Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE: MDT) has announced the launch of the Integrated Power Console (IPC™) platform, its first multispecialty surgical power console for use in spinal, cranial, and ear, nose, and throat (ENT) surgeries

AGA Medical Receives European CE Mark Approval for AMPLATZER® Cardiac Plug – Device will enable minimally-invasive transcatheter closure of cardiac structures

AGA Medical Corporation announced today that it received European CE Mark approval for its AMPLATZER® Cardiac Plug (ACP). The ACP provides an innovative, minimally invasive solution for closing cardiac structures not involving the septal wall.