TKR implant positioning and alignment more accurate

Positioning and Alignment in TKR

Zimmer Holdings, Inc. has received 510(k) clearance from the FDA for the iAssist implant positioning knee replacement system. The system offers surgeons a personalized guidance system for knee replacement procedures. Jeff McCaulley, president of Zimmer Reconstructive stated that because the technology supports more streamlined and personalized knee replacement procedures,  patients, health care providers and health care systems will benefit from the fact that implant positioning in TKR will be accurate with better alignment validation.

 

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