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MX Orthopedics receives FDA clearance for compression staple

February 11, 2016

MX Orthopedics Corp. announced it has received FDA clearance for the dynaMX Compression Staple featuring malleable nitinol technology.

“MXO utilized its vast nitinol processing expertise to create the dynaMX Compression Staple,” Matthew Fonte, chief executive officer of MX Orthopedics (MXO), said in the press release.

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Trend of 7-day full service in hospitals has started to affect orthopaedic surgeons

Orthopaedics Today Europe, February 2016
Per Kjaersgaard-Andersen, MD
The government in the United Kingdom has announced that, starting in 2020, 7 days of full service shall be implemented for general practices, as well as hospitals that…
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Minimally invasive tubular microdiscectomy found effective for recurrent lumbar disc herniation

February 11, 2016
Researchers found minimally invasive tubular microdiscectomy can offer patients with recurrent lumbar disc herniation success rates comparable to those reported with…

DeGen Medical launches anterior cervical plate system

February 11, 2016
DeGen Medical Inc. recently announced the launch of its cervical spine implant, Hyper-C Anterior Cervical Plate System, an anterior intervertebral fixation device…
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Promising results seen with primary hip arthroscopy after 2 years

February 11, 2016
Results from this study showed clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction was excellent after primary hip arthroscopy, with a 91.4% survivorship overall after 2 years of…
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Core Concepts: Orthopedic Intern Curriculum Boot Camp

Orthopedics, January 2016, Volume 39 Issue 1
Orthopedic surgical interns must gain a broad array of clinical skills in a short time. However, recent changes in…
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Timing of Tourniquet Release in Total Knee Arthroplasty: July 2015

The authors conducted a meta-analysis to determine the optimal tourniquet application strategy in total knee…
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VIDEO: A look at failed HTO

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