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Friday 11th April 2014

Master Cleanse Secrets Review | the Secrets to Help People Improve Their Overall Health –

Master Cleanse Secrets is the newest program that helps people improve their overall health safely. The website has written a full review to show whether this method is worth buying or not. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 “Master Cleanse Secrets” is a new brand program for people that wish to improve their health quickly. The new program teaches users how to cleanse and d...

Medacta Highlights Knee, Hip, and Spine Surgery Best Practices at 7th International Symposium

-- Reflects long-standing commitment to surgical training, education, and patient outcomes -- Coincides with Medacta’s fifteenth anniversary and latest product milestones Medacta International, a privately held, family-owned global leader in the design of innovative joint replacement and spine surgery products, today announced the ope...

Thursday 10th April 2014

Globus Medical Schedules First Quarter 2014 Earnings Release and Conference Call

Globus Medical, Inc. (NYSE:GMED), a leading musculoskeletal implant manufacturer, will announce its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014 after the market close on Tuesday, April 29, 2014. A copy of the release will be available on the Globus Medical website at ww

ConforMIS’ Customized Total Knee Implants Demonstrate Normal Feel, Zero Blood Transfusions and High Patient Satisfaction

Results from the 2014 British Association for Surgery of the Knee (BASK) meeting highlight excellent patient satisfaction, normal feel and neutral alignment critical to long-term survivorship ConforMIS, Inc., a medical device company pioneering patient-specific orthopedic implants, today a

STENTYS Appoints Medical Device Executive to its Board of Directors

Dianne Blanco, CEO of Orteq, brings 20 years of medical technology management experience STENTYS (FR0010949404 – STNT), a medical technology company commercializing the world’s first and only Self-Apposing® stent to treat acute myocardial infarction (AMI), today announced that Dianne Blanco has been appointed as a Director to replace the re...

Conn. Technology Council Picks Woven Orthopedic Technologies CEO for Women of Innovation® Entrepreneurial Innovation and Leadership Award

MANCHESTER, Conn., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ilana Odess, chief executive officer and founder of Woven Orthopedic Technologies, has been presented the top award for Entrepreneurial Innovation and Leadership by The Connecticut Technology Council at its 2014 Women of Innovation Awards dinner March 27 at the Aqua Turf Club in Southington, Conn. The 10th Anniversary of Women of Innovation&#...

Are Tapeworms The Conceptual Key To The Next Multiple Sclerosis Blockbuster?

ByRichard Richter:Pathogenic infections are understandable. A foreign organism invades your body and you get sick. The immune system eventually takes care of it, sometimes with the help of other drugs. Autoimmune disorders, on the other hand, are much more frustrating. Why would your body suddenly start attacking itself? How would you even theoretically go about preventing such a thing?In most cas...

The PASE for Measuring Physical Activity Level After TKA

How useful is the PASE questionnaire in evaluating the postoperative physical activity level in patients who have undergone TKA? BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders

CSUSM Looks at Recreational Surfing as Viable Form of Fitness

SAN MARCOS, Calif., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Surfing as a sport has seen a rapid growth in popularity since the 1960s. On any given day along San Diego County's 70 miles of coastline, thousands of surfers may be spotted in the ocean, riding waves or patiently waiting for their next ride. While most would agree that they surf for the pure enjoyment of catching waves, a new stu...

Wednesday 9th April 2014

Ankle fractures 'could be a risk factor for subsequent breakages'

Older women who suffer ankle fractures should be considered at an elevated risk of suffering from further bone breakages, according to a new study.   The Swiss study, conducted at the University of Geneva, has suggested that prevalent ankle fractures should be considered as osteoporotic fractures and taken into account in fracture-risk assessments in future.   A team investigated the ass...

Deerfield Invests $27.5mm in OMNIlife science, Inc.

Deerfield Management Company announced today that it has entered into a financing agreement with OMNIlife science, Inc. to invest $27.5mm. The purpose of the funding is to strengthen the Company’s balance sheet, to finance the expansion of its total hip and knee replacement product line and to accelerate the commercialization of its proprietary Robotics and...

Still Named CEO of Brain Orthopedic Spine Specialists

Well-known local healthcare executive, Bob Still, to lead Lancaster practice’s growth Brain Orthopedic Spine Specialists, the Lancaster orthopedic, spine and neurosurgical practice formerly known as Argires, Becker, Marotti and Westphal (ABMW), today announced the appointment of Robert T. Still as its new Chief Executive Officer. Stil...

Exactech Schedules First Quarter 2014 Earnings Release and Conference Call

Exactech, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXAC), a developer and producer of bone and joint restoration products for hip, knee, shoulder, spine and biologic materials, will release its first quarter 2014 financial results on Monday, April 21st, 2014. A copy of the earnings release will be available at

OMNIlife science, Inc. Closes $27.5 Million Debt Financing

EAST TAUNTON, Mass., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OMNIlife science, Inc. (also known as "OMNI"), an established medical technology company targeting the $15 billion and rapidly growing global hip and knee replacement medical device sector, announces the closing of a  $27.5 million debt financing. The debt facility is being provided by affiliates of Deerfield Management Company. OMNI is...

Controlling individual neurons with your brain

(Medical Xpress)—In many ways humans are universal machines. We can generate an answer to any question asked of us or move our body into any configuration our joints permit. We can do this near-instantaneously, and with semi-unconscious ease. Whil...

Brainlab: Fastest Growing Radiosurgery Platform over the Last Decade Continues to Perform

Novalis® Radiosurgery centers deliver clinical results at a high level of efficiency and clinical flexibility that empowers nearly 400 cancer centers of all levels across the globe - with almost 50 systems launched in the last 12 months alone. Brainlab announced today that well over 1,000,000 patient treatments have been performed with Novalis to date...

Spine Specialist, HoSun Hwang, M.D., of Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Talks About Back and Neck Pain in Upcoming Seminar

HOUSTON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Orthopedic spine specialist, HoSun Hwang, M.D., of Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine is the featured speaker at a back and neck pain seminar on Tuesday, April 29 to be held at Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital.  The seminar begins at 6:00 p.m. in the Women's & Children's Pavilion

Should POLICE Replace RICE as the Ankle Therapy of Choice?

A popular therapy for sprains and strains should be replaced with an evidence-based guideline for treatment, critics charge. But RICE still has defenders among sports medicine specialists. Medscape Orthopedics

Louis Van Amstel, Former Dancing with the Stars Professional, Joins "Making Your Move" Campaign to Raise Awareness of Osteoarthritis

DUBLIN, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Emmy-nominated choreographer, nine-time Dancing with the Stars professional and creator of LaBlast dance fitness program Louis Van Amstel is not typically associated with painful joints. But now he is working with HealthyWomen and Endo Pharmaceuticals, a subsidiary of Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ENDP) (TSX: ENL), to help raise awareness of...

Tuesday 8th April 2014

Market for Orthopedics Devices to Grow to $41.2 B by 2019: Transparency Market Research

Albany, NY, April 09, 2014 --( Transparency Market Research "Orthopedic Devices Market (Hip, Knee, Spine, Shoulder, Elbow, Foot and Ankle, Craniomaxillofacial and Other Extremities) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019," the global orthopedic devices market was valued at USD 29.2 billion in 2012 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4...

Knees of horses and cows give clues to human osteoarthritis

The knee joints of horses and cows are leading to better understand of human knee weakness, in research from the University of Bath. The team involved says their study could give medics a better understanding of osteoarthritis in the knees of humans. “For human knees, a common failure is osteoarthritis, which is the result of […]

Glucosamine supplementation 'does not provide knee pain benefits'

Individuals suffering from chronic knee pain should not expect to experience any real benefit from the use of glucosamine supplementation, according to new research.Led by US researchers at the University of Pittsburgh and University of Arizona, the study aimed to determine the short-term efficacy of oral glucosamine supplements by evaluating structural lesions in the knee joints, as assessed usin...

Regeneus secures ethics approval to collect stem cells for off-the-shelf osteoarthritis treatment

Regenerative medicine company Regeneus (ASX: RGS) has received the key ethics approval to collect stem cells from human donors for the production of its new allogeneic off-the-shelf stem cell product for osteoarthritis.It can now begin manufacturing...

Midwest Spine Institute Physician To See Patients at Apple Valley Medical Center

Stefano Sinicropi, M.D., F.A.A.O.S., board-certified spine surgeon with Midwest Spine Institute, will begin seeing patients April 9 at the Apple Valley Medical Center. He will see patients in the United Specialty Center, located on the second floor of the Apple Valley Medical Center. Sinicropi sub-specializes in cervical spine surgery an

Alfonso Cleveland Findley, MD, Represents Georgia with Inclusion into Renowned Publication The Leading Physicians of the World

The International Association of Healthcare Professionals (IAHCP) has carefully selected Alfonso Cleveland Findley, MD, to represent radiology in their publication, The Leading Physicians of the World.  Dr. Findley’s selection is a significant rep...

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