BIBA Briefings: Novel device seeks to overcome paralysis by “bypassing” nervous system

Synchron recently announced the first successful implant of its minimally-invasive neural interface technology (Stentrode) as part of a trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of...

Can 3D printing revolutionise spinal implants?

Redd Warburton, a senior executive search consultant specialising in orthopaedics and spine,  has been exploring how 3D printing has the potential to revolutionise the...

Medtronic buys Titan Spine in bid to provide the “most comprehensive portfolio”

Medtronic has completed its acquisition of Titan Spine, which has a range of interbody fusion devices that feature unique surface technology. A press release...

Current evidence and future applications for robotics in spinal surgery

While robotic technology is still in its infancy, current evidence suggests a promising future for its application in spine surgery, argue Ronald A Lehman...

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