Zimmer Announces Personal Cutting Guides for Partial Knee Replacement

Written by Laura Dyrda | February 10, 2012 | Print  |
Zimmer recently announced the availability of the personalized surgical cutting guides for partial knee replacement procedures, according to a company news release. The Patient Specific Instruments are now available for use with the Zimmer Unicompartmental High Flex Knee System. The technology has previously been applied to the company's NexGen Complete Knee and Gender Solutions Natural Knee.

The Zimmer Patient Specific Instruments use MRI and preoperative planning tools to create personalized guides for each patient's anatomy.

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