CarboFix wins FDA nod for its carbon/PEEK pedicle screws

CarboFix Orthopedics Ltd. has won FDA approval for a spinal screw system for use in people with advanced spinal cancer. The CarboClear carbon fiber pedicle screw system was designed to restore the integrity of the spinal column, even in the absence of fusion, for a limited time period in patients with advanced-stage thoracic and lumbar

Radiolucent Pedicle Screw System revolutionizes care for cancer patients

icotec AG, an innovative technology company focused on creating and manufacturing new products from Carbon/PEEK composites, revolutionizes spinal care for cancer patients. For spinal tumor treatment, radiation therapy plays an important role in pain management, the local treatment of spinal tumors and the prevention of pathologic fractures. Before administering radiation therapy, the radiologist relies on