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Encore Medical acquires electrotherapy device firm Cefar AB

Executive Summary

Orthopedic device maker Encore Medical agreed to buy Sweden's Cefar AB (electrical nerve and muscle stimulation) for $23.2mm in cash and stock. Creating what it is calling the largest ex-US electrotherapy company, Encore plans to merge Cefar with its Compex SA division (part of Compex Technologies).
Deal Industry
  • Medical Devices
  • Medical Devices
    • Rehabilitation Equipment and Devices
Deal Status
  • Final
Deal Type
  • Acquisition
    • Full Acquisition

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