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A new report has been published by Transparency Market Research, titled "Medical Robotic Systems Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2012 - 2018". TMR, a market intelligence company based in the U.S., states that the global medical robotic systems market was worth US$4.093 billion in 2010 and is expanding at a remarkable CAGR of 12.6% during the forecast horizon 2012-2018. The utilization of robotic surgery systems in medical techniques has enjoyed colossal development in terms of product advancement and improvement and uptake by end users. The major favorable advantages of these frameworks include improved surgical results, fast post-surgery recuperation of the patient, and accurate procedure execution.

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Albany - NY, Oct. 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A recent study by Transparency Market Research (TMR) forecasts that the global drug device combination products market will grow at a CAGR of 7.9% between the years 2013 to 2019. TMR, a market intelligence firm based in the United States, in its report says that the global drug device combination products market which was valued at US$66 billion in 2012 will report a market value worth US$115 billion by 2019. The report is titled 'Drug Device Combination Products Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019'.

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Hoag Orthopedic Institute (HOI) recently donated $50,000 to the Irvine Public Schools Foundation’s (IPSF) Health and Wellness Initiative.

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Credit: Stan Carroll September 17, 2015 - Senior machinist Daniel Carter seats parts into a mediical device. Medical device maker Smith & Nephew will be adding additional machinist and skilled labor positions. (Stan Carroll/The Commercial Appeal) Credit: Stan Carroll September 17, 2015 - Machinists and skilled labor wokers are positions medical device maker Smith & Nephew is needing, in order to keep up with consumer demand. (Stan Carroll/The Commercial Appeal) Credit: Stan Carroll September 17, 2015 - Gene Baker, Smith & Nephew. (Stan Carroll/The Commercial Appeal) Smith & Nephew Inc.

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MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Based on its recent analysis of the orthopedic alignment market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes OrthAlign, Inc. with the 2015 North American Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Innovation. OrthAlign is dramatically improving the success rates of arthroplasty by incorporating its cutting-edge navigation and sensor technology platform into its two implant alignment solutions, OrthAlign Plus® and KneeAlign®. These two palm-sized products seamlessly integrate into the surgeon’s workflow and meet alignment benchmarks, while being extremely cost competitive. Building on a powerful and sensitive navigation platform, KneeAlign® and OrthAlign Plus® not only outperform conventional mechanical guides, but also match the precision of computer-assisted surgery (CAS) devices, which are considered the industry standard.

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Orthopedics (Devices & Materials) - Global Trends, Estimates and Forecasts, 2013 – 2019 report reveals profitable investment strategies for market start-ups, pharmaceutical/biotechnology companies, laboratories, Contract/Clinical/Commercial Research Organizations (CROs), government/academic organizations, consulting firms, database buyers and many more in preferred locations. The report ‘Orthopedics (Devices & Materials) - Global Trends, Estimates and Forecasts, 2013-2019’ reviews the latest trends in orthopedics devices with a perceptive attempt to disclose the near-future growth prospects. An in-depth analysis on a geographic basis provides strategic business intelligence for healthcare sector investments. The Orthopedics (Devices and Material) market study reveals profitable investment strategies for market start-ups, pharmaceutical/biotechnology companies, laboratories, Contract/Clinical/Commercial Research Organizations (CROs), government/academic organizations, consulting firms, database buyers and many more in preferred locations.

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A revolutionary nebuliser developed by RMIT University researchers could one day deliver life-saving cancer drugs and vaccines traditionally given by injection. Cheap, light-weight and portable, the advanced nebuliser delivers precise drug doses to patients with life-threatening or debilitating lung conditions including cancer, tuberculosis, asthma and cystic fibrosis. But the Respite(TM) nebuliser also has the potential to be used to administer insulin to people with diabetes or to painlessly vaccinate infants currently subjected to needles. The patented technology is among 10 RMIT-developed technologies to be showcased in Singapore next week at TechInnovation 2015, a premier industry-to-technology event (September 22-23).

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Here are five key points: 1. Mr. Williams will oversee Cutting Edge Spine's distribution network and aid product development and clinical studies. 2. He has 28 years of experience in the orthopedic device industry. 3. Founded in 2010, Cutting Edge Spine designed the EVOS-HA, the first HA enhanced PEEK lumbar interbody system in the Untied States. "J.D.'s expertise will help us build upon our forward momentum while enabling us to maintain the highest level of customer service," Randy Roof, president and co-founder of Cutting Edge Spine. More articles on devices: Medial lumbar interbody fusion: A different approach to posterior fusion

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Transparency Market Research Report Added "Osteosynthesis Devices Market" to its database. This press release was orginally distributed by SBWire Albany, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 09/03/2015 -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Osteosynthesis Devices Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth Trends, and Forecast 2015 - 2023", the global osteosynthesis devices market was valued at USD 6.2 billion in 2014 and is estimated to reach USD 11.1 billion by 2023 at a CAGR of 6.2% from 2015 to 2023. Osteosynthesis is a surgical procedure with an open or percutaneous approach to the fractured bone.

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Autodesk, a leader in 3D design, engineering, and entertainment software, unveiled Within Medical, a generative design software that optimized 3D printing of medical implants for the orthopedic industry. Within generative design software solutions help engineers and orthopedic implant specialists produce lightweight, latticed designs that are optimized and accurate for additive manufacturing. (Below: Conformal lattices: Quickly conform lattices along surfaces for custom implants.) Within Medical orthopedic implant design software helps users create medical implants optimized for 3D printing. Generate micron-accurate rough lattice surfaces to aid fixation with bone and improve osseointegration using porous random lattices and lattice topologies to encourage cell growth.

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