DePuy Motech to sell Picker’s ViewPoint

February 19, 1997

Picker International of Cleveland has granted spinal implant manufacturerDePuy Motech of Warsaw, IN, exclusive worldwide rights to sellits ViewPoint image-guided surgery system in neurosurgical andorthopedic surgery markets. ViewPoint was developed

Picker International of Cleveland has granted spinal implant manufacturerDePuy Motech of Warsaw, IN, exclusive worldwide rights to sellits ViewPoint image-guided surgery system in neurosurgical andorthopedic surgery markets. ViewPoint was developed jointly byPicker and the Cleveland Clinic and uses a computer workstationand hand-held probe to guide surgeons through operations by correlatingsurgical instruments to images acquired by MRI and CT scans (SCAN11/9/94). ViewPoint gained 510(k) clearance last year.