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OrthoWorx board of directors elected two new board members

February 13, 2016

OrthoWorx announced the board of directors elected Paul Voorhorst, vice president of Worldwide Clinical Research, and Ray Gonzalez, plant manager, as new board members representing DePuy Synthes Companies.

According to a company press release, Voorhorst joined DePuy in 1989 and, along with his team, is responsible for developing and executing the global clinical strategy and management of the clinical studies portfolio for the company’s joint reconstruction, sports medicine and power tools business.

Senate Health Committee passes Advancing Research for Neurological Diseases Act of 2015

February 12, 2016
The Senate Health Committee passed the “Advancing Research for Neurological Diseases Act of 2015” (S. 849)” on Tuesday, which will establish a national…
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Distraction during arthroscopic simulation may affect surgeon performance

February 12, 2016
Surgeon performance may be impacted when addressing straightforward questions during arthroscopic simulation, according to results.Researchers evaluated 25 orthopedic…

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…
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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…
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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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Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis After Total Joint Arthroplasty: April 2015

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VIDEO: Consider use of 'smart' tools in the positioning of the acetabular component

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