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EOS imaging announces new partnership in surgical simulation

February 12, 2016

EOS imaging recently announced a new partnership with the Montreal-based Spinologics to develop biomechanical simulation software dedicated to spine surgery planning.

The new software will be integrated into EOS imaging’s cloud-based 3-D planning software and will allow surgeons to plan treatment from EOS 3-D dataset, according to a company press release.

Industry News

Zimmer Biomet received 510(k) clearance for bridge fixation system

February 12, 2016
Zimmer Biomet Holdings announced they received FDA 510(k) clearance for the Unite3D Bridge Fixation System, designed using 3D-printed technology to offer stability in…

Senate health committee passes Next Generation Researchers Act

February 12, 2016
The Senate health committee passed the Next Generation Researchers Act (S. 2014) with bipartisan support on Tuesday, which aims to increase opportunities for young…
From OT Europe

Cognitive simulation may help shorten surgical learning curve

Orthopaedics Today Europe, February 2016
Danny Ryan, MA, MB BChir (Cantab), PGCME, FRSA, MRCSEng, MFSTEd, MAcadMEd
Editor’s note: In this article, a member of the FORTE organization discusses some advantages orthopaedic surgeons in-training may experience when they use
In the Journals

Excellent survivorship at 10 years after gap balanced, rotating platform TKA

February 12, 2016
Investigators of this study found use of a gap balanced technique for total knee arthroplasty performed with a rotating platform design in patients younger than 60 years…
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Saphenous and Infrapatellar Nerves at the Adductor Canal: Anatomy and Implications in Regional Anesthesia

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, February 3, 2016
Conflicting data exist regarding the anatomical relationship of the saphenous and infrapatellar nerves at the adductor…
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Hip Resurfacing Implants: August 2015

Hip resurfacing offers a suitable solution for young patients affected by hip disease who have high function demands…
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VIDEO: Consider use of 'smart' tools in the positioning of the acetabular component

January 14, 2016
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