Top Story

Bioventus announces changes to its executive leadership team

May 28, 2015

Bioventus recently announced Jeanne Forneris has been named vice president of strategy and general counsel, and Thomas Umbel has also joined the company as vice president of business development, according to a press release.

Forneris has been a member of the Bioventus executive team since the company’s inception in 2012, serving as vice president of business development and general counsel. She will continue to report to CEO Tony Bihl and be responsible for leading the strategic planning process, focused on developing a detailed path to the successful achievement of the company’s mission to be a global leader in orthobiologics. She will also be responsible for all of the ethics and compliance functions at Bioventus, according to the press release.

Meeting News Coverage

Diagnose rotator cuff tears within 3 weeks without waiting for nerve recovery for best outcomes

May 27, 2015
PRAGUE —Orthopedic surgeons should develop specific skills to correctly diagnose traumatic massive rotator cuff tears and ensure these injuries are not missed…
In the Journals

Low midline sill sign, interspinous gap change predictive of spondylolisthesis, lumbar stability

May 27, 2015
Two newly developed physical examination tests were found to effectively detect lumbar spondylolisthesis and lumbar instability and were easily performed in an…
Meeting News Coverage

Irrigation and debridement can be viable option for selected patients with periprosthetic joint infections

May 27, 2015
PRAGUE — Irrigation and debridement for the treatment of hip and knee periprosthetic joint infections is a reasonable option for selected patients and should be…
Meeting News Coverage

Low-grade infections a growing problem in shoulder, elbow surgeries

May 27, 2015
PRAGUE — Postoperative, low-grade infections in the shoulder and elbow are becoming a growing problem in orthopedic surgeries, a speaker reported today at the 16th…
More News Headlines »
Feature Article

Arthroscopic Transosseous Rotator Cuff Repair: Technical Note, Outcomes, and Complications

Orthopedics, May 2015, Volume 38 Issue 5
The goal of this study was to review the authors’ initial experience with arthroscopic transosseous rotator cuff…
More »
CME
Enhancing Postoperative Outcomes in Joint Arthroplasty

Enhancing Postoperative Outcomes in Joint Arthroplasty: Overstepping the Cornerstones of Traditional Pain Management

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Orthopedic procedures are associated with varying degrees of postsurgical pain that represent a challenge for…
More »
Meeting News Coverage Video
VIDEO: Valedvit on subsidence following dynamic loading of intervertebral devices

VIDEO: Valedvit on subsidence following dynamic loading of intervertebral devices

May 21, 2015
SAN DIEGO — Antonio Valdevit, PhD, discusses a study on subsidence following dynamic loading of intervertebral…
More »
morganatic-roan