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2013-07-25 12:28:03

DUBLIN, July 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/c2nxbf/spinal_surgery) has announced the addition of the "Spinal Surgery Devices Market to 2018 - New Entrants and Technological Advances to Intensify Competition in the Spinal Fusion Segment" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/c2nxbf/spinal_surgery ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The market...

2013-07-16 12:27:28

Expands Portfolio to Include Complete Hardware Solutions for ACDF Spine Surgery ST. LOUIS, July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ulrich medical USA, Inc., today announced the U.S. market release of the uCerv Interbody System which is a spinal implant device used for anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) surgical procedures (C2-C7). The uCerv System consists of trapezoidal shaped implants that are available in a parallel or lordotic configuration of various heights (5mm-12mm) in...

2013-07-15 23:24:05

Attorney Paul d’Oliveira from the injury law firm of d’Oliveira & Associates has posted a new video so that patients can learn more about Medtronic’s spinal fusion device and its alleged risks. These risks have been reported by medical studies and have now led to Medtronic lawsuits. (PRWEB) July 15, 2013 The Infuse Bone Graft has been on the market since July 2002, but only recently have patients learned about the alleged risks associated with the device. One of the first...

2013-07-10 08:28:25

Innovative Spinal Fixation System Treats Broad Range of Degenerative, Deformity and Complex Spinal Conditions MINNEAPOLIS, July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Zimmer Spine, Inc. today announced that the Company has begun distribution of the APEX Spine System, a comprehensive set of implants and instruments designed to safely and effectively correct a broad range of spinal deformities, as well as complex and degenerative spinal diseases. Under the terms of a long-term agreement with...

2013-07-10 08:26:57

CARLSBAD, Calif., July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Spinal Elements, a spine technology company, today announced that spine surgeon Scott H. Kitchel, MD of Eugene, Oregon recently presented data on the company's Ti-Bond® porous titanium coated polyetheretherketone (PEEK) interbody devices at the Spine Technology and Educational Group meeting held June 20-22 in Los Cabos, Mexico. ( Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130709/CG44667 ) Spinal Element's Ti-Bond coating...

2013-07-08 23:01:00

Spinal fusions increased 1,500% among Medicare patients during a recent five-year period, and this explosive growth was caused by the debut of Medtronic’s Infuse bone growth stimulator. With two recent clinical studies calling into question Infuse’s effectiveness, as well as its potential for causing side effects, Parker Waichman LLP reports that it continues investigating allegations of people claiming they were harmed by the product. New York, New York (PRWEB) July 08, 2013 Parker...

2013-07-05 23:16:21

North Fulton Hospital is one of the first in Atlanta to offer adults needing spine surgery a minimally invasive procedure using the Mazor Robot. This advanced technology, combined with the expertise of the hospital’s board certified orthopedic spine surgeons and neurosurgeons, may provide less rehabilitation from surgery and get patients back to normal activities much more quickly. Roswell, GA (PRWEB) July 05, 2013 North Fulton Hospital is one of the first in Atlanta to offer adults...

2013-07-05 23:00:52

Parker Waichman LLP is concerned that the public has not been properly educated about the clinically proven potential side effects that could result from Medtronic’s Infuse bone graft product. At the same time, the product continues to be used in ways for which it wasn’t approved, which only heightens the risks of side effects for patients undergoing these procedures. New York, New York (PRWEB) July 05, 2013 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights...

2013-07-01 23:02:22

Local Tampa area orthopedic ambulatory surgical center, The Bonati Institute is a leader in endoscopic laser-assisted spinal surgery. Hudson, Florida (PRWEB) July 01, 2013 Patient demands for minimally invasive surgical procedures are at an all-time high in the United States. The Bonati Spine Institute is a leading practitioner in the field of spinal minimally invasive surgery. The benefit of minimally invasive surgeries (MIS) is a shorter recovery period for patients. More efficient...

2013-06-27 23:48:51

Attorney Paul d’Oliveira of d’Oliveira & Associates injury and disability firm comments on the latest scientific review of Medtronic Infuse. (PRWEB) June 26, 2013 A recent scientific review by Yale University published in Annals of Internal Medicine on June 18, 2013, revealed the latest about the safety and potential complications associated with Medtronic Infuse (i). The study detailed uncertainty regarding the safety of Medtronic Infuse use, discussing the previously downplayed...