Conformis, Inc. Announces Clearance in Australia for iTotal® PS, the Only Personalized, Posterior-Stabilized Total Knee Replacement System
The iTotal® PS system, which launched in
“Receiving clearance for our iTotal® PS product in
iTotal® PS is designed with the following features and benefits:
- patient-specific femoral and tibial fit to avoid overhang, under-coverage, and sizing compromises;
- patient-specific shape designed to provide stability throughout the range of motion and to restore kinematics;
- patient-specific cam and spine to provide optimal stability and to reduce the potential for a “mechanical” feel;
- pre-operative surgical plan to enable a predictable, reproducible knee replacement procedure; and
- a safe and simple delivery model that includes a single pre-sterilized kit, a single reusable instrument tray, and no implant inventory.
The global knee joint reconstruction market is projected at more than $9 billion. HCF, Australia’s largest nonprofit health insurer, reports that more than 50,000 knee replacement procedures are performed in
About Conformis, Inc.
Conformis is a medical technology company that uses its proprietary iFit® Image-to-Implant® technology platform to develop, manufacture, and sell joint replacement implants and instruments that are individually sized and shaped, which it refers to as personalized, individualized, or sometimes as customized, to fit and conform to each patient’s unique anatomy. Conformis offers a broad line of sterile, personalized knee and hip implants and single-use instruments delivered to hospitals and ambulatory surgical centers. In clinical studies, the Conformis iTotal® CR knee replacement system demonstrated superior clinical outcomes, including better function and greater patient satisfaction, compared to traditional, off-the-shelf implants. Conformis owns or exclusively in-licenses issued patents and pending patent applications that cover personalized implants and patient-specific instrumentation for all major joints.
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