Strategic Orthopaedic-related 510(k)s issued in July 2016

By Julie A. Vetalice

Each month, ORTHOWORLD examines updates to FDA's orthopaedic-related 510(k) database and highlights those products deemed strategic, defined as a company's first 510(k) clearance, first clearance in a segment that is new to the company, clearance for a type of device not formerly marketed by a company, etc.

In the following list, companies receiving a first orthopaedic-related 510(k) are denoted with an asterisk.

Integra External Fixation System (Ascension Orthopedics/Integra); CorticaLink Spinal Fusion Platform (FacetLink dba LinkSpine); Lumbar Interbody Fusion Device (Keos*); MectALIF Anterior Standalone Intervertebral Fusion Device (Medacta); Cure Anterior Cervical Plate (Meditech Spine); Cannulated Screw (Miami Device Solutions); Belvedere Lateral Plating System (NeuroStructures); NEO Arthroscope (Prosurg)

Product Labels: Arthroscopy Equipment, Spinal Fusion

Tags: 510(k) Clearance, Regulatory