July 2016 | Volume 1

The highly-anticipated draft of the European Union's Medical Device Regulations (MDR) means that orthopaedic device manufacturers can begin to fully prepare for what will ultimately be a more scrutinized process to develop and sell products in EU countries.

This proposed acquisition includes the entire legacy Tornier large joints business for $33MM in cash, and is expected to close by early 4Q16. 


Problem Solving from HSS Chief of Knee
Steven Haas, M.D. offers three suggestions for doing more with less at your company. Always know how what you're working on will help your customer. Consider best practices from other industries. And, use your circle of influence to create unique solutions. 
Registering Your Device in Australia

Australia is the 12th-largest economy in the world. Its willingness to utilize other nations' registration systems, namely CE Marking, makes it attractive to many international companies. 
From the archives
The cost of raw materials, components and manufacturing services purchased from outsiders is not the same as the price paid for them. Failure to recognize this can lead to inappropriate and unprofitable pricing, investment, value chains and affect other critical decisions. 

Executives from every major OEM and Supplier company own a Membership. They do so because they value and trust ORTHOWORLD's 25 years of experience. Today, the pressure is greater for all of us to boost our working industry knowledge -- our customers require it.

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A comprehensive, high-altitude report covering Joint Reconstruction, Trauma, Arthroscopy/Soft Tissue, Spine and Orthobiologics. 


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