COVID-19: European Commission agrees to postpone new MDR because of pandemic

The European Commission (EC) has adopted a proposal to postpone by one year the date of application of the new Medical Devices Regulation (MDR), which...
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CMSS “strongly urges action” to ensure all frontline healthcare professionals are protected

In a new statement published on 2 April 2020, all 45 societies represented by the US Council of Medical Specialty Societies (CMSS)—over 800,000 physicians—emphatically...

OrthoPediatrics announces ApiFix acquisition

OrthoPediatrics acquired ApiFix Ltd, including its minimally invasive deformity correction (MID-C) system for non-fusion treatment of progressive adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS). The transaction has been...

ACS defends healthcare workers as PPE shortages lead to acrimony

The American College of Surgeons (ACS) today leapt to the defense of healthcare workers who are heading to work in the face of increasing...
Margareta Nordin in spine care

Margareta Nordin

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