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U.K. warns on Smith & Nephew's Renasys wound care device

January 26, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Regulators in the U.K. issue a medical device alert on Smith & Nephew's Renasys negative-pressure wound therapy device, following a field safety notice the company issued last October.

U.K. warns on Smith & Nephew's Renasys wound care device

Mako's Q4 turnaround has Stryker feeling confident

January 15, 2015 by Brian Johnson

With 20 placements of Mako's surgical robots in the final quarter of 2014, Stryker CEO Kevin Lobo is confident in the $1.7 billion acquisition – and in Stryker's ability to integrate future acquisitions.

Mako's Q4 turnaround has Stryker feeling confident

Stryker (NYSE:SYK) posted a stellar quarter of sales for the robotic surgical system it acquired in its $1.7 billion deal for Mako Surgical.

Stryker CEO Lobo skeptical on 'repless' generic sales models

January 14, 2015 by Brian Johnson

Stryker CEO Kevin Lobo says he doesn't view the so-called 'repless' generic sales models piloted by orthopedic rivals Smith & Nephew and Wright Medical as a serious threat.

Stryker CEO Lobo skeptical on 'repless' generic sales models

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Fewer sales reps in the OR? Smith & Nephew looks to expand no-frills Syncera program

January 13, 2015 by Brian Johnson

Smith & Nephew says its 'no-frills' Syncera program, which replaces sales reps with an automated system, has performed so well that the company will expand it into Australia, New Zealand and the European Union.

Smith & Nephew looks to expand no-frills Syncera program

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Smith & Nephew CEO Bohuon: Big not always beautiful

January 13, 2015 by MassDevice

Olivier Bohuon, speaking at the annual JPMorgan conference on healthcare, says the company has decided not to follow consolidation wave.

Smith & Nephew CEO Bohuon: Big not always beautiful

Stryker bid for Smith & Nephew could be in the works | The week in medtech M&A

December 31, 2014 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top mergers & acquisitions stories for medical device companies this week: Stryker could move for Smith & Nephew 'soon'; Zoll Medical to acquire Advanced Circulatory Systems; Judge won't stop Medtronic plan to cover $63m tax tab for execs, directors; Covidien inks deal to settle lawsuit over Medtronic merger; Medtech M&A: Uroplasty, Vision-Sciences to merge

Report: Stryker could move for Smith & Nephew 'soon'

December 23, 2014 by Brad Perriello