Knee Replacements: Not Just for the Elderly Anymore

 (DGIwire) —  Baby boomers’ knees are wearing out more quickly than ever. According to a recent article in AARP: The Magazine, the number of knee replacements in the U.S. has almost doubled in the past decade, to 600,000 a year, in large part because boomers want to remain active as they get older. Historically, knee […]

GPS for Joints: Could Surgeons Using Computer Technology Get You Where You Want to be Faster?

 (DGIwire) — Computers continue to transform every aspect of modern life. In hospitals, “surgical navigation”—surgery with the assistance of computers—is enabling surgeons to achieve greater accuracy during a wide range of procedures, including knee replacement. Among the innovators in this exciting arena is OMNIlife science, Inc., a Massachusetts company that designs, manufactures and distributes high-quality […]