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X-Bolt features in largest ever hip fracture fixation trial publication

X-Bolt Orthopaedics highlights key results data from the WHITE4 trial, published in February’s Bone & Joint Journal, comparing the company’s flagship X-Bolt® XHS versus the gold standard Sliding Hip Screw. WHITE4 was the

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Smith+Nephew launches patient app to help restart orthopaedic surgery

Smith+Nephew and Huma, the global digital health company, recently announced the launch of their remote patient monitoring service for orthopaedic surgery. There are an estimated 250,000 [1] patients on waiting

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AOT receives CE certification for CARLO surgical tool

Swiss medical technology startup Advanced Osteotomy Tools (AOT) has secured European approval for the CARLO robot-assisted surgical tool. CARLO, or Cold Ablation Robot-guided Laser Osteotome, cuts bones precisely and contact-free

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Survey finds medical device companies hopeful for 2021 and leaning in to digital technology for training and case support

ExplORer Surgical recently announced the results of a survey of medical device leaders on how COVID-19 has impacted business and gauge the industry’s shifting perspective on digital technologies. Findings unveil

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FundamentalVR receive Healthcare of the Year Award at the International VR Awards

The Academy of International Extended Reality (AIXR) has announced its 2020 VR Awards winners following the worlds-first fully immersive virtual reality awards ceremony in November. With more than 157 international nominations, 94 finalists

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Olympus announces acquisition of FH ORTHO

Olympus Corporation recently announced that it has acquired FH ORTHO SAS, an international orthopaedic company headquartered in Heimsbrunn, France, following the close of a definitive agreement the two companies signed

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DSM and PBC Biomed partner to develop regenerative bone adhesives

Royal DSM, a global science-based company in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living, and PBC Biomed, a medical device design and development company, have signed an agreement to jointly design and

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First UK hip-replacement patients benefit from new B Braun CoreHip implant

The first UK patients are benefiting from a next generation hip replacement system developed by B. Braun Medical Ltd and a modified operating technique which is helping to deliver rapid

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Smith+Nephew teams up with Avail Medsystems to help deliver remote procedural support, observation and clinical education to customers

Smith+Nephew recently announced it has teamed up with Avail Medsystems to provide remote, real-time collaboration services to its customers, directly in the OR. Smith+Nephew is the first orthopaedics company to

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PrecisionOS Partners with CONMED International following breakthrough in portable arthroscopy education using virtual reality

PrecisionOS Technology announced recently the details of a breakthrough in basic and advanced fundamentals of arthroscopy training. The company has created the first-of-its-kind arthroscopy simulator available on a mobile, wireless