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MedTech names Peplinski VP of sales in Asia, Middle East and Latin America

May 3, 2015

MedTech recently announced the appointment of Roland Peplinski as vice president of sales for the regions of Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and Latin America.

Formerly in the same role for the European region of Mazor Robotics, Peplinski joins Medtech with over twenty years experience in the medical device industry. He also has over ten years of experience specifically with surgical robotics.

Sonoma issued FDA clearance for ankle fracture offering

May 2, 2015
Sonoma recently announced they have received FDA 510(k) clearance for their FibuLock Nail ankle fracture fixation offering. An intramedullary device, the FibuLock Nail…
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Habitual running not linked to knee OA progression

May 1, 2015
SEATTLE - Patients older than 50 years of age with knee osteoarthritis who ran on a regular basis did not have an increase in pain or visible radiographic structural…
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Numerous risk factors associated with THA re-revision

May 1, 2015
Recently published data demonstrated age, the experience level of the surgeon, implant fixation and bearing surfaces significantly impacted the risk of re-revision after…
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Certain patients with AKIH prone to collagen loss after moderate running

May 1, 2015
SEATTLE - Lower activity scores and lower quality of life were predictive of collagen turnover and inflammation in patients with acute knee injury history after a…
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Ceramic-on-Ceramic Versus Ceramic-on-Polyethylene Bearing Surfaces in Total Hip Arthroplasty

Orthopedics, April 2015, Volume 38 Issue 4
The choice between ceramic-on-ceramic (COC) and ceramic-on-polyethylene (COP) in primary total hip arthroplasty (THA)…
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Bundled Payments in Orthopedic Surgery: February 2015

Bundled Payments in Orthopedic Surgery: February 2015
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VIDEO: Analyzing the role of cartilage restoration on knee arthroplasty outcomes

April 28, 2015
LOS ANGELES — At the Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting, Rachel M. Frank, MD, discusses…
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