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Adjustable Symmetry Sharp Kerrison with Disposable Tips Launched

| April 3, 2014

Symmetry Medical just launched its new Symmetry Sharp Kerrison surgical tool. The device uses disposable tips to guarantee a sharp edge of resection for every procedure. The tool itself is available in twelve configurations, including three handle sizes and four tips.

“Symmetry Surgical is proud to offer one of the broadest portfolios of surgical instruments in the industry. The Symmetry Sharp Kerrison is a premier addition to our already comprehensive Kerrisons portfolio.” said Ajey Atre, President, Symmetry Surgical in the announcement. “Our Kerrisons have been staples in the industry for more than two decades. By adding to the portfolio’s rich history with today’s operating room needs of convenience and high-quality performance, Symmetry Surgical is giving healthcare professionals around the world a wide breadth of options – enabling them to choose the best surgical instruments for each case – from a single partner.”

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RaySafe i2 Radiation Dosimetry System Keeps Tabs on Clinician’s Exposure

| March 26, 2012

Clinicians working with C-arms and fluoroscopes in the operating room are subjected to background radiation that scatters off the patient every time an image is taken.  Keeping an eye on personal exposure is important for orthopedic surgeons and other…

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