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Amedica, InterMed enter purchasing agreement with HealthTrust

January 24, 2015

Amedica Corporation and InterMed Resources recently announced a purchasing agreement with HealthTrust regarding Amedica’s silicon nitride interbody offerings.

Per terms of the agreement, HealthTrust will purchase the entire line of Amedica’s silicon nitride interbody devices at a contracted price. Those devices will then be distributed exclusively through InterMed to the nearly 1,400 domestic acute care facilities that HealthTrust services, according to a joint press release.

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Larson discusses autograft selection

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No Decreased Infection Rate When Using Antibiotic Impregnated Cement in Primary TJA

No Decreased Infection Rate When Using Antibiotic Impregnated Cement in Primary TJA

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There has been much debate and controversy about the routine use of antibiotic-impregnated bone cement in…
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The impact of obesity on orthopedic care

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