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Sep 10, 2019, 10:00 ET Smith+Nephew launches PICO™ 7Y in the US, a portable single use negative pressure wound therapy system to treat two wounds simultaneously

Smith+Nephew (LSE: SN, NYSE: SNN), the global medical technology business, is pleased to announce the US launch of the new PICO 7Y Single Use...


Sep 05, 2019, 08:00 ET Smith+Nephew launches new EVOS™ WRIST Plating System; an evolutionary treatment option for both simple and complex wrist fractures

Smith+Nephew (LSE: SN, NYSE: SNN), the global medical technology business, today announced the launch of its EVOS WRIST Plating System at the...


Jul 11, 2019, 07:00 ET Smith & Nephew meniscal knee repair technology delivers 0% re-operation rate and 100% meniscal healing at six months shows first ever study of horizontal cleavage tears

Smith & Nephew (NYSE: SNN; LSE: SN), the global medical technology business, today announces the results of the first ever prospective clinical trial ...


Jun 05, 2019, 09:42 ET Smith & Nephew Launches the CONQUEST FN™ Femoral Neck Fracture System, a Fresh Approach to Hip Preservation Versus Current Treatment Options

Smith & Nephew (LSE: SN, NYSE: SNN), the global medical technology business, has announced the launch of its CONQUEST FN™ system, a new implant...


May 22, 2019, 10:00 ET Smith & Nephew's OXINIUM™ Technology for Hips could save the US Health System an estimated $296 Million in 2020

Smith & Nephew (LSE: SN, NYSE: SNN), the global medical technology business, today presented new data at the International Society for...


May 13, 2019, 08:00 ET Smith & Nephew launches new FLOW 90™ Wand at ISAKOS joining its innovative collection of COBLATION™ technology and shoulder repair portfolios

Smith & Nephew (LSE: SN, NYSE: SNN), the global medical technology business, today announces the U.S. launch of the WEREWOLF™ FLOW 90 Wand with...


Mar 13, 2019, 15:00 ET Smith & Nephew POLAR3™ Total Hip Solution demonstrates best-in-class results from world's largest registry

Smith & Nephew (LSE:SN, NYSE:SNN), the global medical technology business, today at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons annual meeting in...


Mar 12, 2019, 18:31 ET Smith & Nephew Acquires Brainlab Orthopaedic Joint Reconstruction Business

Brainlab, the global pioneer of software-driven medical technology, and Smith & Nephew (LSE: SN, NYSE: SNN), the global medical technology business,...


Mar 12, 2019, 18:30 ET Smith & Nephew establishes multi-asset digital surgery and robotic ecosystem

Smith & Nephew (LSE: SN, NYSE: SNN), the global medical technology company, today announces product launches and investments that establish its...


Nov 16, 2018, 10:46 ET Smith & Nephew Presents Excellent Results for JOURNEY™ II Total Knee at the 2018 American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

Smith & Nephew (LSE: SN, NYSE: SNN), the global medical technology business, presented a number of compelling clinical outcomes around its flagship...


Oct 17, 2018, 08:00 ET Two new studies demonstrate INTERTAN™ Intertrochanteric Antegrade Nail improves patient outcomes and lowers healthcare costs when treating hip fractures

Smith & Nephew (LSE: SN, NYSE: SNN), the global medical technology business, today announced at the Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting in...


Jul 25, 2018, 09:02 ET JOURNEY™ II BCS Knee System demonstrates improved patient outcomes and lower healthcare costs

Smith & Nephew (LSE: SN, NYSE: SNN), the global medical technology business, announced positive clinical results concerning its JOURNEY™ II...


Jul 03, 2018, 08:00 ET UK’s NICE Publishes a Medtech Innovation Briefing on PICO™ for the Prophylactic Use in Surgically Closed Incisions to Reduce Surgical Site Complications

Smith & Nephew (LSE: SN) (NYSE: SNN), the global medical technology business, announces that the UK's National Institute for Health and Care...


Mar 19, 2018, 09:00 ET Smith & Nephew Supports AAFAO Courses with Donation of More Than $3M of Equipment to The Podiatry Institute

Smith & Nephew (NYSE:SNN; LSE:SN), the global medical technology business, today announces the donation of more than $3M of trauma plates and screws, ...


Mar 06, 2018, 09:37 ET New Q-FIX™ CURVED, Q-FIX MINI and SUTUREFIX CURVED All-Suture Anchor Systems help surgeons access challenging pathology while improving the quality of shoulder and hip repairs

Smith & Nephew (NYSE:SNN, LSE: SN), the global medical technology business, is pleased to announce the launch of Q-FIX™ CURVED, Q-FIX MINI and...


Mar 06, 2018, 09:00 ET Smith & Nephew announces full commercial release of JOURNEY™ II XR Total Knee Arthroplasty

Smith & Nephew (LSE:SN, NYSE:SNN), the global medical technology business, today announces the full commercial release of bi-cruciate retaining...


Jan 18, 2018, 09:00 ET Smith & Nephew's Episode of Care Assurance Program (eCAP) reduces hospital readmission by 97% following total joint replacement surgery

Smith & Nephew (NYSE: SNN; LSE: SN), the global medical technology business, today announces results showing a 97.3% decrease in readmission rates...


Jun 29, 2017, 08:00 ET Smith & Nephew expands NAVIO™ Robotics-assisted surgery system into Total Knee replacements

Smith & Nephew (NYSE:SNN; LSE:SN), the global medical technology business, today announces the launch of its NAVIO handheld robotics-assisted total...


May 04, 2017, 08:00 ET Collagenase SANTYL® Ointment advances pressure ulcers through the healing process faster, new study suggests

Smith & Nephew (LSE:SN, NYSE:SNN), the global medical technology business, welcomes the publication of a new research paper showing how pressure...


Mar 14, 2017, 17:07 ET Smith & Nephew previews NAVIO™ Robotics-assisted Total Knee Application at AAOS ahead of full market release in Q2 2017

Smith & Nephew (NYSE: SNN; LSE: SN), the global medical technology business, today announces the upcoming full market release of its NAVIO hand-held...


Nov 22, 2016, 04:00 ET New WHO guidelines recommend the use of NPWT to help reduce the risk of Surgical Site Infection

Smith & Nephew (LSE: SN, NYSE: SNN), the global medical technology business, welcomes the publication of new global guidelines from World Health...


Nov 08, 2016, 02:29 ET Enabling Improved Patient Outcomes with Smith & Nephew's Pioneering Episode of Care Assurance Program (eCAP)

Smith & Nephew (NYSE: SNN; LSE: SN), the global medical technology business, announces that the U.S. health and wellness organization, Provider PPI...


Jul 28, 2016, 08:00 ET Smith & Nephew's NAVIO™ Surgical System achieves robotics-assisted milestone for total knee replacement surgery

Smith & Nephew (NYSE:SNN; LSE:SN), the global medical technology business, today announces the first surgical case of its robotics-assisted total...


Apr 12, 2016, 08:00 ET Smith & Nephew awarded Skin Integrity: Prevention, Healing and Support category agreement with Premier, Inc.

Smith & Nephew (LSE:SN, NYSE:SNN), the global medical technology business, today announced that it has been awarded a group purchasing agreement for...


Apr 07, 2016, 08:00 ET Smith & Nephew Continues Support of Wound Care Nurses

Smith & Nephew (NYSE: SNN; LSE: SN), the global medical technology business, today announces a third annual educational grant to the Wound, Ostomy...