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2014-04-02 12:31:11

The Aging Population Will Nonetheless Spur Gradual Market Growth Through 2022, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the U.S. market for prescription-based orthotic and prosthetic devices will grow modestly through 2022 despite each market facing distinct reimbursement challenges. This growth can be primarily attributed to the expanding aging population because older individuals are most...

2014-04-02 08:32:52

BURLINGTON, ON, April 2, 2014 /CNW/ - On April 2, 2014, Ottobock HealthCare Canada (manufacturer of Prosthetics, Orthotics and Mobility products) is recognizing Limb Loss Awareness Month by hosting an event at their Canadian head office. The afternoon will be interactive and will feature guest speakers such as Sam Paulos (Genium Microprocessor Knee wearer), Mike Coulter (Michelangelo Hand wearer) and Jeff Tiessen (Paralympian Athlete and bilateral upper limb amputee)....

2014-04-01 16:22:15

LONDON, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:MediPoint: Knee Replacement - US Analysis and Market ForecastsMediPoint: Knee Replacement - US Analysis and Market ForecastsSummaryThe current knee replacement market is a crowded space, with an increasing number of companies offering a myriad of partial, primary/total, and revision prostheses to meet orthopedic surgeons' demands in the management of knee diseases, primarily...

2014-03-27 23:02:34

Healthpointe is increasing the functionality of damaged limbs through its orthotic and prosthetic medical devices. La Mirada, CA (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 Healthpointe is proud to offer the assessment, fabrication, and customization of custom and OTS orthotic braces and prosthetic limbs as one of its highly specialized services. Healthpointe medical clinic is boldly exploring the use of artificial structures, such as prosthetics and braces, to help strengthen and modify the skeletal system....

2014-03-21 12:24:08

WASHINGTON, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- (NU) - Among the marvels of modern medicine are neural prosthetics, tiny bioengineered devices that surgeons implant in brain tissue to compensate for a variety of disabilities to the human nervous system. Physicians already have had much success with cochlear implants for the hearing impaired, with future research programs aimed at assisting epileptics, victims of Alzheimer's disease, and even individuals who have sustained spinal cord...

2014-03-06 23:02:31

Dr. Norman Aliga, Medical Director at Marianjoy’s Prosthetic and Orthotic Center, will offer a free presentation, "Life After an Amputation," along with Marianjoy physical therapist, Natalie Look, and Scheck & Siress prosthetist, Jason Wening. Wheaton, IL (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Advancements in the field of prosthetics have improved the function, mobility, and quality of life for those who have experienced an amputation. The Medical Director of the Marianjoy Rehabilitation...

2014-02-28 23:04:34

North American Seminars, healthclick is a national provider of Continuing Medical Education for Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists and Assistants. Franklin, TN (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Healthclick develops PT online continuing education courses in the United States for the Physical Therapy, Occupational professional population. In addition, Healthclick creates healthcare software applications that address specific medical needs in the worldwide healthcare community. Mobile...

2014-02-23 23:03:25

ResearchMoz include new market research report "Asia-Pacific Orthopedic Prosthetics Market Outlook to 2020" to its huge collection of research reports. View Full Report - http://www.researchmoz.us/asia-pacific-orthopedic-prosthetics-market-outlook-to-2020-report.html. Albany, NY (PRWEB) February 23, 2014 "Asia-Pacific Orthopedic Prosthetics Market Outlook to 2020" provides key market data on the Asia-Pacific Orthopedic Prosthetics market. The report provides value, in...

2014-02-20 23:02:24

New prosthetic hand gives sense of touch released today by First Class Posting. (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 Prosthetic hands, ones that really work, have long been the stuff of science fiction. In fact, so far-flung seemed the idea of an articulate robotic hand that you would see them featured mostly in sci-fi adventure stories like Star Wars, scarcely would they appear in “hard” science fiction and speculative fiction, with Neuromancer’s prosthetics being a notable exception. In the...

2014-02-19 08:32:45

LONDON, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:MediPoint: Knee Replacement - APAC Analysis and Market ForecastsMediPoint: Knee Replacement - APAC Analysis and Market ForecastsSummaryThe current knee replacement market is a crowded space, with an increasing number of companies offering a myriad of partial, primary/total, and revision prostheses to meet orthopedic surgeons' demands in the management of knee diseases, primarily...


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