Zimmer Biomet, HSS Ink Deal for Innovation Center for AI in Robotic Joint Replacement
Orthopedic Design & Technology reports HSS and Zimmer Biomet have begun a first-of-its-kind, three-year agreement to create the HSS/Zimmer Biomet Innovation Center for Artifical Intelligence (AI) in Joint Replacement.
The collaboration aims to develop new support decision tools powered by data collection and machine learning for data-driven recommendations that can be given to surgeons for robotic-assisted joint surgery.
“As a world leader in orthopedics, we strive to find opportunities to innovate towards improving patient care,” said Michael P. Ast, MD, chief medical innovation officer at HSS. “Leveraging data analytics and AI in this collaboration could enable us to improve clinical results in robotic-assisted joint replacement surgeries.”
“Through this unique collaboration, HSS can apply our knowledge and expertise to transform musculoskeletal care with innovative technologies that can improve clinical outcomes, patient experience and cost efficiency in a meaningful way,” said Louis A. Shapiro, president and CEO at HSS.
Read the full article at Odtmag.com.