Global Device Approvals, Weekly Snapshot: Hemodialysis Stent, Spine Device, Bleeding Monitor
A snapshot of global medical device approvals captured during the past week in Medtech Insight's Approvals Tracker. This week, Vertos Medical gains a CE mark for its spine stenosis procedure kit, and US approvals for BD and Saranas.
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Vertos Medical asked the US Medicare agency to reconsider its 2014 decision that limits coverage of percutaneous image-guided lumbar decompression for lumbar spine stenosis to certain clinical trials. The agency ruled Dec. 7 that it will stick with the trial-limited policy, but expanded it to include longitudinal studies.
CMR Surgical will collaborate with Johnson & Johnson/Ethicon to expand access to its Versius robotic surgery system.
Medtech Insight followed-up with Cordis CEO Shar Matin to talk about the company’s path forward as an innovative intervention company following the acquisition of MedAlliance.