Lower Extremity

Paragon 28 Launches Phantom ActivCore Hindfoot Nail

Paragon 28 Launches Phantom ActivCore Hindfoot Nail
Paragon 28 expanded its foot and ankle specific portfolio with introduction of the Phantom® ActivCore Hindfoot Nail. The PRECISION® Guided ActivCore Nail addresses a tibio-talo-calcaneal arthrodesis. It is the second of four hindfoot fusion nailing systems that the company plans to launch in 2020. The first was the Phantom Hindfoot TTC/TC System....

Notable Companies in Fracture Repair – Where are they now?

In August 2014, we published a list of companies that we thought were at the forefront of fracture repair. Were we right-that they were worthy of watching? How have they fared since then? We searched funding, regulatory clearance and product launch announcements over the past four years to demonstrate thier activity. Let's recap!

Strategic orthopaedic-related 510(k)s issued in January 2017

Strategic orthopaedic-related 510(k)s issued in January 2017 include: Fibulink Syndesmosis Repair Kit (Akros Medical), Anatomic Total Knee (Amplitude), Facilis Pedicle Screw System (Baui Biotech), GEO Bone Screw (Gramercy Extremity Orthopedics), Roccia ACIF Intervertebral Fusion System (Silony Medical), Fitbone TAA Intramedullary Lengthening System (Wittenstein Intens)