Cartiva Announces Positive FDA Advisory Panel Review of Synthetic Cartilage Implant

FDA's Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Devices Panel recommended premarket approval of Cartiva's Synthetic Cartilage Implant (SCI) for the treatment of osteoarthritis in the great toe.

The panel voted 10 to 2 in favor of safety, 9 to 3 in favor of the efficacy and 8 to 2 (with 2 abstentions) that the benefits outweighed the risks. The panel...

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Julie Vetalice is ORTHOWORLD's Editorial Assistant. She has covered the orthopedic industry for over 20 years, having joined the company in 1999.

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