Tag: sacroiliac joint fusion

SI-Bone announces publication of two-year iMIA randomised controlled trial results

Two-year results of a randomised controlled trial, published in the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, suggest that minimally invasive sacroiliac joint arthrodesis with triangular...

RTI Surgical announces HealthPartners’ positive coverage decision for minimally invasive sacroiliac...

RTI Surgical has announced that HealthPartners, the largest consumer governed non-profit healthcare organisation in the USA, issued a positive coverage decision for minimally invasive sacroiliac...

First patented single implant sacroiliac joint fusion system receives FDA clearance

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have granted clearance for the Catamaran sacroiliac joint fixation system (Tenon Medical) specifically indicated for sacroiliac joint...

It was supposed to be a Blue Ocean! Why sacroiliac joint...

Bruce Dall is a spine surgeon, having gained his medical qualification at the University of Nebraska Medical School (Omaha, USA), and an advocate for...
Camber Spine presenters will speak at NASS 2017

Camber Spine announce presenters for NASS 2017

The Camber Spine presenters for next week’s North American Spine Society (NASS) annual meeting were announced by the company yesterday. Dr John Malloy IV...

One-year data reveal superior pain improvements for SI-Bone Ifuse

One-year results from the IMIA (Ifuse Implant System Minimally Invasive Arthrodesis) randomised controlled trial have shown better pain and disability improvements for SI-Bone’s Ifuse...

Highmark to cover non-Ifuse sacroiliac joint fusion systems

Highmark, the USA’s fourth-largest Blue Cross and Blue Shield-affiliated insurer, has expanded positive coverage of sacroiliac joint fusion devices. All devices cleared by the...

Zyga receives new US patent for SImmetry sacroiliac joint fusion system

The US Patent and Trademark Office has issued a new patent relating to Zyga SImmetry’s Decorticator, an instrument which is designed to allow surgeons...

SI-Bone launches new 3D-printed porous Ifuse-3D sacroiliac joint fusion device

SI-Bone has launched its new Ifuse-3D implant in the USA following regulatory clearance by the US Food and Drug Administration. The new titanium device...
SI-Bone Ifuse

US military’s Tricare health care programme offers minimally invasive sacroiliac joint...

Tricare has established a written coverage policy for minimally invasive sacroiliac joint fusion surgery. Tricare is a regionally-managed US healthcare programme for active duty...
SI-Bone Ifuse

Si-Bone Ifuse sacroiliac joint fusion procedure reaches 25,000 milestone

The Si-Bone Ifuse minimally invasive sacroiliac joint fusion implant system has been used in more than 25,000 procedures worldwide, according to a company release....

Hundredth patient enrolled in clinical study of Zyga’s SImmetry sacroiliac joint...

Zyga has announced the enrollment of its 100th patient in the Evolusion (EVSI) Clinical Study. This prospective, 40-site, 250-patient trial will evaluate long-term fusion...

Bridging bone found in 94% of Zyga SImmetry patients at 24...

Zyga Technology has released 24-month computed tomography (CT) fusion and clinical results for its SImmetry sacroiliac joint fusion system. This prospective, multicentre study evaluated...

UK NICE recommends sacroiliac joint fusion for chronic sacroiliac pain

The UK's National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published their Interventional Procedure Guidance document for minimally invasive sacroiliac joint fusion surgery...

Decortication and bone-grafting may “contribute to earlier fusion” following sacroiliac joint...

Sacroiliac joint fusion has progressed markedly over the past five years. Positive results—the majority involving SI-Bone’s Ifuse device—have been reported in a growing number...

US CMS to provide increased 2017 reimbursement for minimally invasive sacroiliac...

The US Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued its 2017 Final Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (HOPPS) and Ambulatory Surgical Center...

One-year Zyga SImmetry data supports sacroiliac joint fusion with decortication

Zyga Technology has released 12-month fusion and clinical results for patients receiving SImmetry sacroiliac joint fusion with decortication. Study results were presented at the...
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SI-Bone submits INSITE data to Yale University Open Data Access programme

SI-Bone has submitted INSITE (Investigation of Sacroiliac Fusion Treatment) two-year randomised controlled trial data to Yale University's Open Data Access (YODA) programme. INSITE is a...

Complication risk of minimally invasive sacroiliac joint fusion surgery may be...

A study using US insurance data has shown the risk of complication and the incidence of novel lumbar pathology following minimally invasive sacroiliac joint...

Two-year INSITE results show positive outcomes for SI-Bone iFuse system

SI-Bone has announced the publication of two-year results from INSITE (Investigation of Sacroiliac Fusion Treatment) a landmark prospective, multicentre, randomised controlled trial of minimally...

Camber Spine to conduct pain study following sacroiliac joint fusion with...

Camber Spine has partnered with Joseph DiCicco of Orthopedic Trauma Associates of Southwestern Ohio (Dayton, USA) to conduct a postoperative pain study on patients...

Investigating sacroiliac joint fusion surgery

Sacroiliac joint fusion surgery has grown in popularity over the past five years. Whilst procedure rates are still relatively low, many physicians are convinced...