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New study first to visually capture biofilm architecture in retrieved implants...

A new study, published in the journal Spine Surgery and Related Research, is the first to visually capture the structure of biofilm on retrieved...

Boston Scientific launches Wavewriter Alpha SCS Systems in Europe

Boston Scientific has launched their Wavewriter Alpha spinal cord stimulator (SMS) systems, to the European market, after receiving their CE mark. This product is...

New study shows re-operation rate for metastases at 8.3%

In a new study published in European Spine Journal, Ahmad M. Tarawneh, Nottingham University Hospital, Nottingham, England, creates a systematic review aimed at analysing...

Implantable brain-computer allows severely paralyses patients to complete daily tasks

The Stentrode brain-computer interface (BCI) has successfully been demonstrated by researchers to help patients with severe paralyses compete tasks such as texting, emailing, shopping...

NuVasive launches Cohere XLIF

NuVasive
NuVasive announced today the launch of their Cohere eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fudion (XLIF), a Porous PEEK interbody for use in XLIF and X360 surgeries. This...

Astura Medical receives FDA clearance for Dolomite Stand-Alone Anterior System

Astura
Astura Medical, Texas, USA, has received 510(K) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Dolomite Stand-Alone Anterior Cervical Stabilization System. The...

Medtronic finalises acquisition of Medicrea

Medtronic has announced the completion of their acquisition of Medicrea, a platform which uses artificial intelligence (AI) to advance spinal surgeries. Medicrea solution uses...

Canada to be the first commercial market to launch Cerapedics new...

cerapedics
Cerapedics today announced that the Canadian Market would be the first to have the i-FACTOR+ MATRIX surgical implant fully commercially available. The implant will...

Medtronic receive FDA approval for NIM Vital

Medtronic has received their US Food and Drug (FDA) 530(k) clearance of their NIM Vital nerve monitoring system. The NIM system helps physicians identify,...

Nvision Biomedical Technologies receives FDA clearance for first osteotomy wedge system

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given clearance for the Nvision Trigon Stand-Alone Osteotomy wedge system, made from PEEK-OPTIMA HA Enhanced, a...

Spine patients highly satisfied with telemedicine during COVID-19 according to new...

A study published on the Global Spine JournalĀ on 22 October, reports that 87.7% of spinal patients were satisfied with telemedicine appointments during the pandemic....