The FDA announced today that it authorized the Q-Collar made by Q30 Sports Science for protecting the brain during sports activities. Q30 Sports Science’s Q-Collar is a C-shaped collar worn around the neck designed to apply compressive force to the neck and increase blood volume to help reduce movement of the brain within the cranial […]
The National Hockey League plans to supply all 30 of its teams this season with X2 Biosystems head injury detection software, appropriately dubbed "ICE" for "integrated concussion evaluation."
Surgical Frontiers is looking to make investments in young musculoskeletal technology companies with the $7 million fund it just secured.
The company has already promised some of the cash to 3 portfolio companies with orthopedic technologies in foot & ankle, sports medicine and trauma, the company said.
The FDA rescheduled a meeting of its Orthopedic & Rehabilitation Devices Panel, originally slated for April 5, to discuss reclassifying shortwave diathermy devices and pedicle screws.
The shortwave diathermy meeting is now scheduled for May 21 in Gaithersburg, Md., the agency said.