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ConforMIS' iUni G2 patient-specific knee replacement system receives CE Mark certification

ConforMIS' iUni G2 patient-specific knee replacement system receives CE Mark certification

Computer-Assisted Robotic Total Knee Replacements better than conventional techniques

Computer-Assisted Robotic Total Knee Replacements better than conventional techniques

Five-year, $3.7M trial evaluates customized warfarin dosage based on patient genetics

Five-year, $3.7M trial evaluates customized warfarin dosage based on patient genetics

Mobile compression device effective in preventing blood clots after hip replacement surgery

Mobile compression device effective in preventing blood clots after hip replacement surgery

Study: Hormone replacement in joint fluid might be beneficial in treating osteoarthritis

Study: Hormone replacement in joint fluid might be beneficial in treating osteoarthritis

Total knee replacement surgery more common among younger patients

Total knee replacement surgery more common among younger patients

Study finds implant durability not affected by high-impact sports participation

Study finds implant durability not affected by high-impact sports participation

TKR relieves pain and improves balance in elderly patients with advanced knee arthritis

TKR relieves pain and improves balance in elderly patients with advanced knee arthritis

Survey: Employers plan to shift more health costs to workers

Survey: Employers plan to shift more health costs to workers

New insurance plan to link a patient's cost to effectiveness of treatments

New insurance plan to link a patient's cost to effectiveness of treatments

First Edition: March 11, 2010

First Edition: March 11, 2010

Study examines discrepancies in patient and physician expectation with joint replacement surgeries

Study examines discrepancies in patient and physician expectation with joint replacement surgeries

Zimmer Holdings showcases Zimmer Patient Specific Instruments at AAOS 2010

Zimmer Holdings showcases Zimmer Patient Specific Instruments at AAOS 2010

Two core premises underlie MSI's mission to broaden access to surgical choice and quality

Two core premises underlie MSI's mission to broaden access to surgical choice and quality

Comparative study reveals no clinical advantages of mobile bearing knee systems over fixed bearing knee systems

Comparative study reveals no clinical advantages of mobile bearing knee systems over fixed bearing knee systems

Apixaban superior to enoxaparin in reducing venous thromboembolism in total knee replacement surgery patients

Apixaban superior to enoxaparin in reducing venous thromboembolism in total knee replacement surgery patients

Dabigatran as effective as warfarin in preventing subsequent strokes among atrial fibrillation patients

Dabigatran as effective as warfarin in preventing subsequent strokes among atrial fibrillation patients

Fragility fractures: 'Own the Bone' program for enhancing prevention and treatment

Fragility fractures: 'Own the Bone' program for enhancing prevention and treatment

HealthGrades America’s 50 Best Hospitals for 2010 identified

HealthGrades America’s 50 Best Hospitals for 2010 identified

HealthGrades names Good Samaritan Hospital as One of America’s 50 Best Hospitals in 2010

HealthGrades names Good Samaritan Hospital as One of America’s 50 Best Hospitals in 2010