DOTmed Home MRI Oncology Ultrasound Molecular Imaging X-Ray Cardiology Health IT Business Affairs
News Home Parts & Service Operating Room CT Women's Health Proton Therapy Endoscopy HTMs Mobile Imaging
SEARCH
Endroit courant :
>
> This Story


Ouverture ou Registre to rate this News Story
Forward Printable StoryPrint Comment

 

 

Operating Room Homepage

Philips' Azurion image-guided therapy speeds up treatment Can yield 17 percent reduction in interventional procedure time: study

Global interventional X-ray market to be worth over $3 billion in 2021 Low-volume facilities are purchasing new systems

Rep. Scalise credits interventional radiology with saving his life after shooting SIR event promotes specialized care in underserved areas

FDA gives nod to TransEnterix Senhance Surgical Robotic System Provides greater control while reducing abdominal surgery invasiveness

Synaptive Medical introduces Modus V robotic digital microscope Succeeds last year’s BrightMatter Drive

Olympus to launch 4K-3-D Microscope at Congress of Neurological Surgeons Allows entire surgical team to monitor operation in progress

European surgeons perform world's first super-microsurgery with robotic device Sutured .3 to .8 mm vessels

New study pinpoints most effective infection control practices Maintain a sterile operating field and track outcomes

Montreal Heart Institute acquires da Vinci Xi for cardiac surgery in Canada Innovation for mitral valve and coronary artery bypass cardiac surgery

Laparoscopic surgery for pancreatic cancer offers shorter hospital stays than open surgery But the procedure takes longer

Three rod sizes in one tool

Spinal Resources' Swedge Pedicle Screw System scores FDA clearance

par Lauren Dubinsky , Senior Reporter
Spinal Resources Inc. announced on Thursday that its Swedge Pedicle Screw System scored FDA clearance.

The system immobilizes and stabilizes spinal segments during the treatment of acute and chronic spine instabilities and deformities. That includes degenerative spondylolisthesis with objective evidence of neurological impairment, fracture, dislocation, scoliosis, spinal tumor, pseudarthrosis and failed previous fusion.

Story Continues Below Advertisement

New OEC 9800 LCD upgrade available! Call today: 800-400-7972

Easy install retrofit kit! Extend the life of your OEC system by upgrading the CRTs to dual 2MP LED displays mounted on an articulating arm. Priced competitively & optimized for do-it-yourself installation in under an hour.



The global spinal fusion market was valued at $7.1 billion in 2016 and is expected to reach approximately $9 billion by 2023, according to a GlobalData Healthcare report. The growth is largely due to a rise in degenerative spinal conditions in the elderly population and the introduction of technological advancements for spinal surgery.

The Swedge system allows for more versatility in the preplanning and inter-operative stages. It’s currently cleared for use with a 5.5 millimeter rod and the 4.75 millimeter and 5 millimeter rods are pending clearance.

"We believe we've done something unique with our product," Bernard Bedor, president and CEO of Spinal Resources, said in a statement. "We've taken three different rod sizes, put them into one effective tulip, and can lock them with a one-step locking cap.”

It’s equipped with CoCr and Titanium tulips, double lead and Cortical Cancellous Threads, and Polyaxial, Monoaxial, Reduction and Iliac screws. The system is able to hold the tulip’s position while contouring rods in a multilevel scenario, and the transition rod gradually tapers between sections to reduce stress risers.

Swedge is also capable of performing minimally-invasive surgery, which means less tissue disturbance, a reduction in recovery time and better clinical outcomes.

Spinal Resources has four patents and two additional ones under consideration, as well as several other promising products in the works. The company is exploring full commercialization through strategic partnerships, a license and/or private/corporate funding.

Operating Room Homepage


You Must Be Logged In To Post A Comment

Publicité
Développez la notoriété de votre marque
Enchères + Ventes Privées
Obtenir le meilleur prix
Acheter des équipement / pièces
Trouver le meilleur prix
Infos du jour
Lire Les dernières nouvelles
Annuaire
Consulter tous les utilisateurs DOTmed
Éthique concernant DOTmed
Voir notre programme d'éthique
L'or partie le programme de fournisseur
Recevoir des demandes PH
Programme de marchand de service d'or
Recevoir des demandes
Fournisseurs de soins de santé
Voir tous les outils des HCP (abréviation pour les professionnels de la santé)
Les travaux/Formation
Trouver / combler un poste
Parts Hunter +EasyPay
Obtenir des devis de pièces
Certification Récentes
Voir les utilisateurs récemment certifiés
Evaluation Récentes
Voir les utilisateurs récemment certifiés
Central de location
Louer de l’équipement à moindre prix
Vendre des équipements / pièces
Obtenir le maximum d'argent
Service le forum de techniciens
Trouver de l'aide et des conseils
Simple demande de propositions
Obtenir des devis pour des appareils
Expo Virtuelle
Trouver des services d'appareils
L'Access et l'utilisation de cet emplacement est sujet aux modalités et aux conditions du notre de nos MENTIONS LEGALES & DONNEES PERSONELLES
Propriété de et classe des propriétaires DOTmedà .com, inc. Copyright ©2001-2017 DOTmed.com, Inc.
TOUS DROITS RÉSERVÉS