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Why customization and speed are top additives manufacturing benefits for orthopedics
By PeekMed on September 22, 2020

The American College of Surgeons has called for hospitals to “minimize, postpone or even cancel” elective procedures until the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak slows down. Hospitals and...

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How to conduct a virtual Orthopedic examination
By PeekMed on June 17, 2020

For obvious reasons, the use of telemedicine has surged during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you are wondering what a “virtual” orthopedic physical exam looks like, Tanaka et al. explain the...

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Healthcare cost reduction: Challenges and Opportunities for MedTech companies
By PeekMed on May 28, 2020

Deloitte says that Medtech companies need to develop a deeper understanding of the end-user and their emerging needs and create new business models and scenarios that demonstrate how...

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How artificial intelligence can be used to reduce costs and improve outcomes in total joint replacement surgery
By PeekMed on May 18, 2020

Total joint replacement surgery is one of the most prevalent and expensive surgeries in the U.S., and a study published in the Annals of Translational Medicine indicates that costs and...

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Cementless Hip Implants Are Gradually Losing Their Popularity in Europe
By PeekMed on April 16, 2020

There were almost 650,000 total hip replacement procedures performed in Europe in 2017, with the majority completed using cementless implants. This total number, which includes...

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3D printing technology for complex bone reconstruction. A case study
By PeekMed on April 9, 2020

With the latest technological advancements in 3D printing, highly complex bone reconstruction is now a reality.

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Is Computer-Assisted Surgery the Future of Orthopedics?
By PeekMed on April 1, 2020

With the digital medicine revolution in full swing, just about every specialty will experience some form of healthcare technology impact. AI algorithms, deep learning systems, and neural...

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Majority of knee and hip replacements last as long as 25 years, a study says
By PeekMed on February 24, 2020

8 out of 10 knee replacements and 6 out of 10 hip replacements last as long as 25 years, says a large study from the University of Bristol. This is much longer than believed, the...

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