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2014-07-02 08:27:06

DUBLIN, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/tlf7gh/minimally) has announced the addition of the "Global Minimally Invasive Vertebral Compression Fracture Repair (Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty Devices) Market - Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 This report covers the market analysis of the minimally invasive vertebral compression fracture repair technologies namely,...

2014-06-25 04:20:56

GOSSELIES, Belgium, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Minimally invasive bone forming product ALLOB(R)in Phase I/IIa trial for delayed union fracture Bone Therapeutics, the regenerative therapy company addressing unmet medical needs in the field of bone diseases and orthopaedics, today announces that the first patient has been treated with its novel allogeneic osteoblastic (bone-forming) cell therapy product ALLOB(R) in its phase...

2014-06-16 08:28:36

Designed to reduce the risk of soft tissue irritation associated with traditional wrist fusion plates, Acumed's new Total Wrist Fusion Plating System, fuses the carpal bones together to treat post-traumatic arthritis. HILLSBORO, Ore., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The latest addition to Acumed's market-leading hand and wrist product portfolio, the Total Wrist Fusion Plating System is the only system currently on the market to offer plates specifically designed to be placed on...

2014-06-11 08:30:49

Dr. Sureja becomes first doctor in Virginia to use the Stryker TroFlex Curved Needle in Balloon Kyphoplasty. NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raj N. Sureja, MD, of Orthopaedic & Spine Center in Newport News, Virginia, recently became the first doctor in Virginia, and one of the first doctors in the U.S., to use the new Stryker TroFlex Curved Needle to treat a vertebral compression fracture (VCF) patient during a Balloon Kyphoplasty procedure. The...

2014-06-04 16:25:35

MORRISTOWN, N.J., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tyber Medical, a privately held medical device company focused on developing innovative orthopaedic and spine devices for private label opportunities, announces FDA 510(k) clearance for their headless cannulated trauma screw system. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140604/94326 Tyber Medical's private label customers will now be able to choose from the industry's broadest range of trauma screw sizes (1.5mm - 9.0mm in...

2014-05-15 23:06:58

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Minimally Invasive Vertebral Compression Fracture Repair Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Browse full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/vertebral-compression-fracture-repair.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Minimally Invasive Vertebral...

2014-05-13 04:22:41

Award-winning design from Infosys makes it easier to diagnose fracture risk in patients BANGALORE, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Infosys [http://www.infosys.com ], a global leader in technology, consulting and outsourcing solutions, has been recognized as a winner in the 2014 Simulating Reality [http://www.mscsoftware.com/simulating-reality-contest-winners-2014 ] contest. The contest is organized by MSC Software [http://www.mscsoftware.com/msc-software ], a worldwide leader of...

2014-05-09 12:25:53

Kurt D. Mentzer, M.D., to join practice June 30, 2014 ANCHORAGE, Alaska, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kurt D. Mentzer, M.D., is the newest orthopedic surgeon to join the expert team of doctors at Anchorage Fracture & Orthopedic Clinic, located at 3831 Piper Street, Suite S-220 in Anchorage. Patients in need of experienced hand or upper extremity care are encouraged to call (907) 563-3145 to schedule an appointment. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140508/86025 As a...

Novel Technique Reveals Healing Process Of Dinosaurs' Broken Bones
2014-05-07 12:42:43

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Like the bones of all animals, dinosaur bones are essentially a record of a particular organism’s life history, with tell-tale signs revealing disease or trauma to trained experts. In a new study published by the journal Interface, researchers from the University of Manchester have used cutting-edge imaging techniques to gain new insight into the healing process that took place when a dinosaur suffered a crack or break to its bones....

2014-05-06 17:08:14

Age and testing of hip bone mineral density (BDM) when postmenopausal women discontinue bisphosphonate therapy can help predict the likelihood of fractures over the next five years. Bisphosphonates can reduce the risk of hip and spine fractures. But recent concerns about safety issues, including osteonecrosis of the jaw, atypical femoral fractures and esophageal cancer, have increased interest in interrupting or stopping bisphosphonate therapy after several years of treatment. This study...


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