Spinal Resources (SRI) announced successful clinical implantation of the Swedge™ Pedicle Screw.
The device, one of four products in SRI's pipeline, features three interchangeable rod diameters for use in one tulip, including a one-step locking cap.
The system comprises cobalt-chrome and titanium tulips; double lead and cortical cancellous threads; polyaxial, monoaxial, reduction and iliac screws; and minimally invasive screw options. FDA 510(k) clearance for a 5.5mm rod occurred in 3Q17.
Sources: Spinal Resources, Inc.; ORTHOWORLD Inc.
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