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Will Hip Resurfacing See a Resurgence? A Dive into New Technology

Proponents of hip resurfacing believe the procedure, along with new implant designs and materials, are well suited for the growing number of younger patients in need of hip replacement. Joint replacement surgeon turned industry executive, Sharat Kusuma, M.D., shares how engineering ingenuity has the potential to change the trajectory of hip resurfacing.

3D-Printing Orthopedic Implants with High-Performance Polymers

Polymers are expected to play an integral role in the next wave of innovative 3D-printed implants. This panel discussion brings together diverse perspectives — an OEM, materials company, machine company and researcher — to discuss the state and future of 3D-printed polymer implants.

Orthopedic Device Sterilization: Responding to the Shift Away From EtO

This panel discussion updates efforts to limit the use of EtO and advises on new sterilization technologies. The experts will detail the challenges and opportunities associated with switching sterilization methods and ways that orthopedic companies can do it effectively.