Computer-assisted surgery expands

February 19, 2003

GE Medical Systems and Smith & Nephew have signed a definitive agreement to jointly develop and distribute computer-assisted surgery software and instruments for orthopedics. The two companies will focus on new orthopedic reconstructive and trauma

GE Medical Systems and Smith & Nephew have signed a definitive agreement to jointly develop and distribute computer-assisted surgery software and instruments for orthopedics. The two companies will focus on new orthopedic reconstructive and trauma applications and instruments to operate on GE's OEC FluoroTrak 9800 C-arm and InstaTrak surgical navigation systems.