Technology
Apr 26, 2013
Some big players in the medical device industry have taken a beating according to their earnings reports. FDA has authorized a smartphone app to help doctors...
Apr 25, 2013
The market for mobile health sensors will grow at an eye-popping 69 percent compounded annual growth rate over the next five years to $5.6 billion by 2017. In...
Apr 19, 2013
The Jeopardy champ can learn to make more personalized decisions for cancer patients. Have tourniquets turned the corner in their medical usefulness? ...
Apr 16, 2013
1. Over-spec. We’ve all been there…more often than not our eyes immediately gravitate toward the brightest, shiniest product on the market....
Apr 15, 2013
Bioresorbable Detection Methods Save a Major Company From Recall By Reina V. Slutske The biggest question in bioresorbable technology may not be what devices...
Apr 12, 2013
GE's latest ad features Hugo Weaving reprising his famed role as Agent Smith from The Matrix to introduce consumers to GE's connected hospitals model, which...
Apr 11, 2013
It's no secret that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has levied some challenges on the healthcare industry in the interest of improving patient care. Incentives...
Apr 10, 2013
One of the big hits on the exhibition floor at this year's BIOMEDevice Boston conference has been the Baxter robot made by Rethink Robotics. The robot is...
Apr 10, 2013
A study done by the Department of Defense on amputee soldiers yield some surprising results. Soldiers who had received an amputee implant reported being less...
Apr 05, 2013
Is self tracking a boon or a burden to diabetics? CNN profiles Dr. Leslie Saxon and talks with her about the rise of digital health. A wristband tracks...