Zimmer Biomet receives FDA approval for robotically-assisted knee system: 3 insights

Written by Mackenzie Garrity | January 28, 2019 | Print  |

The FDA granted Zimmer Biomet 510(k) clearance for its ROSA Knee System.

Three insights:

1. The ROSA Knee System is designed for robotically-assisted total knee replacement surgeries.

2. Zimmer Biomet included 3D preoperative planning tools and real-time, intraoperative data on soft tissue and bone anatomy into the system to improve bone cut accuracy and range of motion gap analysis.

3. The ROSA Knee System uses Zimmer Biomet's ROSA Robotics platform, which includes ROSA Brain for neurosurgical procedures.

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