Intrinsic Therapeutics has enrolled the 400th patient in a level 1, prospective, randomized, multi-center clinical trial to evaluate the Barricaid Prosthesis for lumbar discectomy patients.
Here are seven things for spine surgeons to know for Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013.
Symmetry Medical has appointed Ajey Atre president of Symmetry Surgical, according to a company news release.
The Physician Payment Sunshine Act starts on Thursday, which will require industry to report interactions with physicians, according to an American Medical Association news release.
Hyun Bae, MD, co-director of the spine fellowship program at Cedars-Sinai Spine Center in Los Angeles, gives eight predictions on how spine surgeons will interact with device companies and impact innovation in the future.
The Food and Drug Administration granted 11 spine-related device clearances in June.