Intellijoint Surgical received FDA 510(k) clearance to market the next-generation intellijioint HIP™ surgical smart tool, now including cup position (inclination and anteversion).
The intellijoint HIP miniature 3D surgical measurement tool, used within the sterile field, is intended to address instability, hip dislocation and leg length discrepancy and is compatible with the majority of implant vendors.
Source: Intellijoint Surgical Inc.
The initial version of HIP received FDA clearance in 3Q14 and entered limited U.S. launch in 1Q15. intellijoint HIP was one of several surgical systems highlighted at the 2015 AAOS meeting.