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Stryker reports second-quarter operating results for 2016

July 30, 2016

Stryker Corporation announced its operating results for the second quarter of 2016 which noted consolidated net sales increased by 16.8% to $2.8 billion.

“With organic sales growth of 6.6%, we delivered another solid quarter, once again demonstrating the strength of our diversified model,” Kevin A. Lobo, chairman and chief executive officer of the company, said in a press release. “This growth, combined with strong expense controls, positions us well to deliver on our updated full-year financial guidance.”

Foundation provides awards to physician–scientists

July 30, 2016
The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation presented Clinical Scientist Development Awards to 17 junior physician–scientists. The recipients are between 1 and 5 years…
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VIDEO: Speaker talks about toric alignment for astigmatism correction

July 30, 2016
At Hawaiian Eye, Mark Packer, MD, discusses the advantages of posterior chamber presbyopia-correcting IOL, which include improvement in visual acuity and reduction in…

Trial of DCB, atherectomy in patients with calcified femoropopliteal lesions launched

July 30, 2016
Medtronic and VIVA Physicians announced the enrollment of the first patient in the REALITY study of patients with severely calcified lesions in the femoropopliteal…
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Adherence to diabetes prevention program reduces risk for disease progression

July 29, 2016
Patients with prediabetes who adhered to a relatively low-cost, practical diabetes prevention program progressed to diabetes at a lower rate than those who attended only…
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Transgender Mental Health: June 2016

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Psychiatric Annals

"For me, I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday and lessen the…
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A New Culture of Transparency: Industry Payments to Orthopedic Surgeons

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, July 27, 2016
Under the Physician Payments Sunshine Act, “payments or transfers of value” by biomedical companies to physicians must…
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VIDEO: A look at wound complications following total ankle replacements

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