CEO Nick Deeter says that 95% of children continue to receive adult orthopedic products that were never intended for them nor cleared by FDA for use in children. WishBone seeks to change the paradigm of pediatric orthopedics with its child-focused implants and sterile packaged disposable kits.
X-BOLT Orthopaedics addresses the issue of screw cutout in hip fracture repair with technology that replaces the lag screw for femoral head fixation. Studies indicate that the system significantly reduces the reoperation rate.
X-Bolt Orthopaedics announced that the 1,000th patient has reached one-year follow-up in WHITE4, a randomized controlled trial comparing the X-BOLT® expanding bolt device vs. a sliding hip screw in hip fracture treatment.
OrthoPediatrics launched the PediLoc® Infant Locking Proximal Femur Plating System to treat pediatric hip deformity or trauma. The infant-sized plates round out the company's PediLock portfolio to address stages from infant, child to adolescent.