Navigation Links
CareFusion Announces National Launch of Spinal Fracture Device
Date:8/26/2010

be out of the radiation field leading to reduced radiation exposure by clinicians.

CareFusion has established a dedicated sales force to sell the AVAmax Vertebral Balloon in order to drive product adoption and market penetration in the U.S. The company intends to expand commercial availability to Europe. The global kyphoplasty procedure health care segment is currently estimated to represent approximately $600 million in sales.

With the launch of the new AVAmax Vertebral Balloon, CareFusion now offers a full line of products in one system that address both vertebroplasty and balloon kyphoplasty, the two primary approaches to treat spinal compression fractures by delivering bone cement into the vertebral space with specialized needles. CareFusion is already a market leader in devices for vertebroplasty procedures.

More about kyphoplasty

Spinal compression fractures are often caused by osteoporosis, a disease of low bone strength that affects an estimated 10 million Americans, resulting in an estimated 700,000 spinal fracture cases that can cause disabling pain, height loss, balance difficulties and a decreased quality of life. In the U.S., approximately 50 percent of women and 25 percent of men over the age of 50 will experience an osteoporosis fracture in their lifetime.  

During a kyphoplasty, a small balloon is used to create a cavity in the vertebral body. Bone cement is then delivered into the cavity to stabilize the spinal fracture. A vertebroplasty does not include the use of a surgical balloon to create a cavity before delivering the cement.

About CareFusion Corporation

CareFusion (NYSE: CFN) is a global corporation serving the health care industry with products and services that help hospitals measurably improve patient care. The company develops market-leading technologies including Alaris®
'/>"/>

SOURCE CareFusion Corporation
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. CareFusion Announces Six New Pyxis(R) Technologies at the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and Exhibition
2. CareFusion Earns Top Ranking in MD Buyline and KLAS Reports
3. CareFusion Will Host An Earnings Conference Call on November 10, 2009 to Discuss the Results for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2010
4. CareFusion Shipping Ventilators to CDC for National Emergency Preparedness
5. CareFusion Moves First Quarter Earnings Announcement to November 5
6. CareFusion Announces 5-Year, Sole Source Pyxis(R) Perioperative Solutions Agreement With CHRISTUS Health
7. CareFusion Reports First Quarter Results, Raises Full-Year Outlook
8. CareFusion Signs Exclusive Partnership Agreement With Minimally Invasive Devices to Distribute FloShield Laparoscopic Technology
9. CareFusion Signs Multi-Year Technology Licensing Agreement for Masimo Rainbow SET(R) Pulse CO-Oximetry(TM)
10. CareFusion Will Host an Earnings Conference Call on Feb. 9 to Discuss the Results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2010
11. FDA Lifts Injunction on Manufacture and Sale of CareFusion Alaris(R) SE Pump
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/15/2014)... 15, 2014 Reportlinker.com announces that a ... its catalogue: Insulin ... http://www.reportlinker.com/p01957812/Insulin-Pump-Market--Forecast-–-Worldwide-Analysis.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Medical_Equipment_and_Supply ... Insulin Pumps are gaining strong ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... 2014  Zafgen, Inc., a leading biopharmaceutical company dedicated ... patients, today announced initial results from its Phase ... methionine aminopeptidase 2 (MetAP2), in patients with Prader-Willi ...  These results showed improvements in body weight, hunger-related ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... The Brandeis Medical Center, led by Dr. Emmanuel Brandeis ... affordable laser tattoo removal experience with the advanced Astanza Duality laser ... high quality cosmetic services with cutting edge medical technology and offering ... California has seen a dramatic increase in the presence ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 2Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 3Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 4Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 5Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 6Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 7Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 8Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 9Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 10Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 11Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 12Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 13Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 14Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 15Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 16Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 17Zafgen Announces Initial Results from Phase 2a Study of Beloranib in Patients with Prader-Willi Syndrome 2Zafgen Announces Initial Results from Phase 2a Study of Beloranib in Patients with Prader-Willi Syndrome 3Zafgen Announces Initial Results from Phase 2a Study of Beloranib in Patients with Prader-Willi Syndrome 4Beverly Hills Physician Features Tattoo Removal with the Astanza Duality Laser, Offers $99 Special 2
... , SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 23 ... demonstrate that the company,s Combo Bio-engineered Sirolimus Eluting Stent (Combo ... eluting stent and the XIENCE(TM) V everolimus eluting stent. ... tomography (OCT) data out to 28 days show that the ...
... BERLIN, September 23 , ... Data,Which Highlight Benefits of Adding capecitabine to epirubicin and docetaxel,in ... the ABCSG-24 study presented today at the joint 15th ECCO ... to anthracycline- and taxane-containing regimens prior to surgery,(neoadjuvant therapy) completely ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Pre-clinical Data Show OrbusNeich's Combo Bio-engineered Sirolimus Eluting Stent May Offer Advantages to Current Drug Eluting Stent Technologies 2Pre-clinical Data Show OrbusNeich's Combo Bio-engineered Sirolimus Eluting Stent May Offer Advantages to Current Drug Eluting Stent Technologies 3Capecitabine Added to Standard Treatment Given Before Surgery Helps to Eradicate Tumours in Patients With Early Breast Cancer 2Capecitabine Added to Standard Treatment Given Before Surgery Helps to Eradicate Tumours in Patients With Early Breast Cancer 3Capecitabine Added to Standard Treatment Given Before Surgery Helps to Eradicate Tumours in Patients With Early Breast Cancer 4Capecitabine Added to Standard Treatment Given Before Surgery Helps to Eradicate Tumours in Patients With Early Breast Cancer 5
(Date:4/24/2014)... spectrum disorders (ASD), resides in genes that are part ... the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, who ... the United States and throughout the world. The ... in Autism Spectrum Disorders," was first published online in ... April 24. , ASD affects about one percent ...
(Date:4/24/2014)... at UT Southwestern Medical Center previously discovered that the ... adult heart lacks this ability. New research by the ... its incredible regenerative capability in adulthood, and the answer ... It is well-known that a major function of the ... But at the same time, oxygen is a highly ...
(Date:4/24/2014)... during and after colorectal surgery cut hospital stays by ... who led a study of the approach at Duke ... easier on patients before surgery, doing away with the ... After surgery, patients are encouraged to eat and move ... , Among findings published in the May 2014 issue ...
(Date:4/24/2014)... and the relevance of palliation in advanced cancer ... controlled trials (RCTs). This is the result of ... and Efficiency in Health Care (IQWiG), which has ... with external experts, IQWiG analysed studies on four ... melanoma, and pancreatic cancer. For this purpose, the ...
(Date:4/24/2014)... first in the world to discover a gene mutation ... , Ameloblastoma is an odontogenic tumour with a high ... found in the posterior of the lower jaw. Ameoloblastomas ... in the jaws as well as loss of several ... for surgery and the recurrence of ameloblastoma, but finding ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Genetic alterations in shared biological pathways as major risk factor for ASD 2Health News:Oxygen diminishes the heart's ability to regenerate, researchers discover 2Health News:New approach for surgery patients cuts hospital stays and costs 2Health News:New approach for surgery patients cuts hospital stays and costs 3Health News:Palliation is rarely a topic in studies on advanced cancer 2Health News:Palliation is rarely a topic in studies on advanced cancer 3
... , ANNAPOLIS, Md., July 27 ... biodefense company developing medical countermeasures against biological and chemical threats, ... issuance of 2-year, 10% unsecured senior convertible notes ("Notes") and ... approximately $19.3 million. , , In connection ...
... , , ... How can hospitals build sustainable physician alignment? While hospitals ... few physician-relationship management programs demonstrate value. A new "thought ... Ensuring the Stability and Vitality of Today,s Hospitals," illustrates ...
... , FRANKLIN, Mass., July 27 ... focused on innovative cardiac and vascular medical device-based technologies, today ... fluid balancing capabilities provided by RenalGuard(R) from the Canadian Intellectual ... company,s first patent for RenalGuard in Canada. , , ...
... reveals more about how information is processed, stored in the ... read her name, your Oprah neuron will probably rev up. ... neurons in the brain,s hippocampus activate when people recognize a ... distorted or presented in less than perfect fashion. , "Different ...
... MINNEAPOLIS, July 27 Premier Visiting Nurse, part ... entered into a business relationship with Cardiocom (R) ... chronic illness. Cardiocom, the Experts in Telehealth(SM), is ... of award-winning telehealth solutions. , , ...
... , , BOSTON, July 27 ... and information management solutions, today announced a new contract with Booth ... use the AMICAS ONE Suite(TM) as its end-to-end radiology software solution, ... care. , , (Logo: ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:PharmAthene, Inc. Announces $19.3 Million Private Placement of Convertible Notes and Common Stock Warrants 2Health News:PharmAthene, Inc. Announces $19.3 Million Private Placement of Convertible Notes and Common Stock Warrants 3Health News:PharmAthene, Inc. Announces $19.3 Million Private Placement of Convertible Notes and Common Stock Warrants 4Health News:Proper Physician-Relationship Management Ensures Hospital Stability and Vitality 2Health News:Canada Grants PLC Systems First Patent for RenalGuard(R) 2Health News:Famous Names Get Single Neurons Fired Up 2Health News:Premier Visiting Nurse Selects Cardiocom Telehealth Technology 2Health News:Booth Radiology Extends and Elevates Partnership With AMICAS 2Health News:Booth Radiology Extends and Elevates Partnership With AMICAS 3
Fine angled tips ideal for grasping delicate capsule. Angled 12 mm shafts with iris stop allows ease of movement in the anterior chamber. Flat handle with dull finish. Manufactured in titanium....
Gently curved shaft with 2 mm platform ideal for performing capsulorhexis through a tunnel incision. Flat handle with dull finish....
Fine angled 12 mm shafts and iris stop. Round handle for fingertip rotational control. Dull finish....
Gently curved jaws with fine angled sharp tips for puncture and grasping the capsule. Round handle is excellent for precise finger tip control. Made in titanium....
Medicine Products: