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Wed Dec 13 00:00:00 EST 2017

DePuy Synthes Announces Financing Options for the Hana® Orthopedic Surgery Table

DECEMBER 13, 2017, Warsaw, Indiana – As an industry leader in the Anterior Approach, today DePuy Synthes*, part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies, announced a partnership with Johnson & Johnson Finance Corporation (JJFC) to help healthcare systems accommodate costs associated with the Hana® Orthopedic Surgery Table. The Hana® table allows precise control of patient positioning, manipulation and traction during this minimally invasive hip replacement surgery and provides better access to the hip joint for improved alignment and positioning of the implant.

Wed Dec 06 00:00:00 EST 2017

Next-Generation High-Definition Visualization System for Minimally Invasive Surgery Introduced by DePuy Synthes

Las Vegas, Nev. (Dec. 6, 2017) – Today, the PUREVUE™ Visualization System was unveiled at the Orthopaedic Summit 2017: Evolving Techniques. This new offering from DePuy Synthes*, part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies**, is a state-of-the-art imaging platform for minimally invasive endoscopic surgery.

Thu Nov 02 00:00:00 EDT 2017

Newly Created Johnson & Johnson Institute Will Address Global Needs in Healthcare Professional Education

New Brunswick, NJ (November 2, 2017) – Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) today announced that its Family of Companies has formed the Johnson & Johnson Institute to provide comprehensive professional education focused on helping healthcare professionals improve outcomes, increase patient satisfaction and reduce costs in a value based care environment. The curriculum includes on-site classes, virtual reality and app-based surgical simulation training to help clinical and non-clinical healthcare professionals address the demands of today’s health care delivery system in developed as well as emerging markets, such as Brazil and China.

Wed Oct 25 00:00:00 EDT 2017

New DePuy Synthes Spine Technologies Help Simplify Minimally Invasive Surgery by Enhancing Efficiency and Reducing Steps

ORLANDO, Fla. – October 25, 2017 –DePuy Synthes* today is launching two solutions for minimally invasive spinal fusion surgery (MIS) designed to simplify the procedure, particularly as MIS gains traction and shows reduced complications compared to open surgery in treating degenerative disc disease in the back.1,2

Thu Oct 12 00:00:00 EDT 2017

New System Designed to Enhance Implant Fixation for Hip Fracture Patients with Poor Bone Quality Launches in the U.S.

West Chester, PA– October 12, 2017 – Today DePuy Synthes* announced the U.S. launch of the new TFNA Augmentation System, the first and only polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) cement with specific trauma device indications, offered exclusively for use with the TFNA System. The TFNA Augmentation System is used to address the needs of patients with hip fractures and who have poor bone quality.

Wed Oct 11 00:00:00 EDT 2017

DEPUY SYNTHES LAUNCHES THE FIRST 3D SIMULATION ASSISTED ORTHOPAEDIC EXTERNAL CIRCULAR FIXATION DEVICE FOR PATIENTS WITH LIMB DEFORMITY

West Chester, Pa. – October 11, 2017 - DePuy Synthes* is launching the MAXFRAMETM Multi-Axial Correction System, an external circular fixation device used to gradually correct bone or soft tissue deformities in the arm, leg, foot or ankle. The MAXFRAME System’s unique 3D planning software helps improve accuracy of the deformity correction plan, which may reduce overall treatment time while potentially improving procedural efficiency and reducing costs. The device represents DePuy Synthes’ commitment to improving patient satisfaction, procedure efficiency and clinical outcomes in deformity correction.