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BONESUPPORT extends US distribution agreement for bone void filler with Zimmer Biomet

April 30, 2017

BONESUPPORT AB announced it has extended the U.S. distribution agreement for its Cerament bone void filler with Zimmer Biomet.

According to a company press release, the extended agreement grants Zimmer Biomet exclusive rights to distribute the line of bone void filler products for orthopedics, trauma, and foot and ankle applications in the United States (U.S.). BONESUPPORT is also running an FDA-approved investigational device exemption randomized, control pivotal study for its Cerament G, an antibiotic-eluting product that has already been approved in the European Union and other foreign markets.

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Less pain, greater self-efficacy led to better walking capacity in women with knee OA

April 29, 2017
LAS VEGAS — Women with knee osteoarthritis who experienced less pain and greater self-efficacy for functional tasks had better maximal walking capacity and stair…
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Hip kinematics predicted response to exercise program in patients with knee OA

April 29, 2017
LAS VEGAS — Hip kinematics and patient function predicted how well a patient with knee osteoarthritis would respond to a hip-strengthening exercise program…
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Continuous long-term changes in knee-joint kinetics found after ACL reconstruction

April 29, 2017
LAS VEGAS — Patients who underwent ACL reconstruction experienced continued changes in knee-joint kinetics at long-term follow-up, according to results presented…
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Safe Orthopaedics expands into Germany and appoints head of sales for the region

April 29, 2017
Safe Orthopaedics announced the company is expanding to Germany and has appointed Jochen Esser as head of sales for Germany. According to a company press release, Esser…
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Poor Utility of Gonadal Shielding for Pediatric Pelvic Radiographs

Orthopedics
Online Advanced Release, April 24, 2017
Plain pelvic radiographs are commonly used for a variety of pediatric orthopedic disorders. Lead shielding is typically…
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The Hip-Spine Connection: Understanding Its Importance in the Treatment of Hip Pathology. January 2015

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Osteoarthritis Research Society International World Congress

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VIDEO Speaker discusses radiation exposure in pediatric orthopedic patients

April 6, 2017
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