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The global 3-D printed medical devices market will likely grow at a compound annual growth rate of 17.7 percent through 2026, according to a Future Market Insights report.  By Megan Wood -
Spinal Simplicity, based in Overland Park, Kan., received six new patents in 2016.  By Megan Wood -
The global spine surgery market is anticipated to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 5.49 percent through 2019, based on a Wise Guy Reports analysis.  By Megan Wood -

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Former NFL player Gary Reasons heads EZMedDirect, an agency providing discount health benefits, now offering an affordable, discount medical plan.  By Megan Wood -
Gulf Breeze, Fla.-based Andrews Institute is offering its sports medicine care to more northwest Florida county high schools, according to Pensacola News Journal.  By Megan Wood -
The FDA granted 28 orthopedic- and spine- related device clearances in December 2016. By Laura Dyrda -
Lumbar spinal stenosis affects 8 percent to 11 percent of people in the United States; by 2021, around 2.4 million Americans are expected to have spinal stenosis. The typical spinal stenosis sufferer is more than 50 years old and can present with varying degrees of the disease. For years, there were two options for treating spinal stenosis patients: a simple decompression or decompression and spinal fusion. By Laura Dyrda -

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Google Ventures now backs Bethesda, Md.-based Aledade, a company that provides services to physicians looking to build an ACO, according to the Washington Business Journal. By Laura Dyrda -
Vice President Joe Biden took the stage at the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco earlier this week and discussed a variety of topics, according to a San Francisco Business Times report.  By Laura Dyrda -
Stryker is expected to report net sales of $11.3 billion for 2016, according to the company's preliminary fourth quarter and full year financial report.  By Laura Dyrda -
The U.S. House of Representatives passed the Sports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act (H.R. 302), Jan. 9, 2017.  By Jessica Kim Cohen -
Connecticut-based Hartford HealthCare has opened its Bone & Joint Institute, according to Hartford Business.  By Jessica Kim Cohen -
Marietta, Ga.-based Amendia named Gary Maingot the new executive vice president of operations.  By Megan Wood -
Cambridge, Mass.-based InVivo Therapeutics added Providence-based Rhode Island Hospital to its INSPIRE study.  By Megan Wood -
Leesburg, Va.-based K2M Group Holdings reported preliminary financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2016, ended Dec. 31. K2M will report complete Q4 2016 and full-year 2016 financial results in February or March 2017.  By Megan Wood -
A new Black Book poll found the 70 percent of Americans don't trust health information technology, according to DOTmed. This number is a stark contrast to the 10 percent who were distrustful in 2014.  By Megan Wood -
Neurosurgeon Aria Sabit, MD, received a 235-month prison sentence today for fraud, as reported by Medscape.  By Megan Wood -
Researchers compared safety and outcomes for multiple-level and single-level cervical disc replacements for patients with cervical spondylosis, in a study published in Clinical Spine Surgery.  By Megan Wood -
A study in JAMA Internal Medicine investigated changes in internal hospital, quality and 30-day post-acute care spending following Medicare's mandatory Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement bundled payment model, or CJR.  By Jessica Kim Cohen -
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