Spineguards a public listed company that markets the first and only device, pediguard, capable of alerting surgeons in real time of potential pedicular or vertable breaches.
With nearly one million spine procedures using pedicle screws performed yearly,technology advancements such as minimally invasive surgery, bone substitutes, dynamic stabilization and thoracic screws emphasis the importance of pedicular screw placement in spine surgery. However , the accuracy of pedicle screw placement remains a critical issue.
Idexlab has identified research labs and industrial partners able to set-up new manufacturing processes improving both time and quality of manufacturing.
Published on: 01/06/2014