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Ascension MCP Joint Replacement Approval Includes Follow-Up Requirement

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

Executive Summary

FDA approval of Ascension Orthopedics' metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joint replacement device opens the door for Avanta Orthopedics to file a PMA for a second alternative to silicone rubber spacers

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