Researchers from the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and Cytex Therapeutics have found a way to program stem cells to grow new cartilage on a 3-D template of the ball of a hip joint. 104 more words
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The semisolid substance within our bones producing blood cells such as the white blood cells, red blood cells and platelets is known as the bone marrow. 328 more words
Wright Medical (NSDQ:WMGI) said today that it agreed to deal its large joints business to Corin Orthopaedics Holdings for about $33 million in cash.
The €29.7 million transaction, which is expected to close by the end of the 3rd quarter or early in the 4th quarter, involves legacy hip and knee implants from Tornier; Wright and Tornier merged in a $3.3 billion deal in October 2015. 28 more words
In India various orthopedic methods are accessible, for example, hip and knee joint substitution, the Illizarov system, appendage stretching, Birmingham Hip reemerging strategy (which scores over routine hip joint substitution surgery is still distracted even in the US) and so forth. 542 more words
With the quantity of joint substitution methods developing at remarkable rates, putting great weight on officially rising social insurance costs, the human services group must guarantee that it is sufficiently prepared to take care of the demand by planning for the increasing expenses and ensuring that there are sufficient orthopedic specialists to handle new cases. 1,337 more words
Doctors implanted an estimated 5.2 million total knees from 2000 to 2010, according to The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics. 56 more words