The Age of The Digital Pathogen
Advances in implant technology come with potentially life-threatening software issues that device makers must overcome.
3 Public Policy Issues For Medtech To Follow
The medtech sector needs to monitor public policy especially because it is so heavily regulated. What are the top three issues now that could affect the industry in the future?
Spine Repair Company Benvenue Medical Raises $3.5M
Spine repair company Benvenue Medical has raised $3.5 million, according to a recent regulatory filing. The filing names individuals from venture capital firms like De Novo Ventures, Domain Associates, Sequent Medical and Technology Partners as investors in the Santa Clara, California firm...
Amgen Gets Warning Letter for QSR Violations
By Jim Dickinson
An FDA inspection at Amgen in Thousand Oaks, CA, last June found Quality System Regulation violations in the firm’s manufacturing of several drug-device combination products.
The products affected were the osteoporosis medicine Prolia with prefilled syringe and manual need...
How are Physicians Using Mobile Devices? (infographic)
Everyone knows that physicians are heavy users of mobile devices.
But how do they use smartphones and tablets? Wolters Klowers Health attempted to answer with their 2013 Physician Outlook Survey. The resulting infographic shows that 72% use their smartphones to calculate drug dosage, resear...