The continual entry of new companies into the U.S. spine and trauma markets does not come as a surprise. Here are five companies--three of which are new to the U.S.--that recently received 510(k) clearance.
Emerging Implant Technologies acquired a portfolio of 22 issued and pending patents covering a complete range of 3D-printed expandable spinal fusion cages for vertical and lateral expansion. First products based on these patents will launch in 2018.
Attention Suppliers! Just in time for your 2018 planning.
You can implement all of the ideas in this popular, highly-relevant article, but the goal of supplier quality management is problem prevention--not problem correction. In order to prevent issues, you must be able to predict future supplier performance.