Technology
May 29, 2012
Theodore H. Maiman invented first working laser in 1960 while at Hughes Research Laboratories in Malibu, California. Soon after that, Maiman’s assistant...
May 29, 2012
OncoSec Medical Inc., whose medical electroporation technology we covered recently, has announced positive results from a Phase IV study involving 81 subjects...
May 18, 2012
If a physician’s goal is to alleviate patients’ suffering, then Richard Hassett has his dream job. A neurologist by background, Hassett is...
May 15, 2012
MD+DI: How did the founding of Qforma come about? What were the unmet market needs? Kelly Myers, president of Qforma Kelly Myers: When we first...
May 11, 2012
Smartphones, tablets, and mobile apps are changing the physician-patient dynamic. They are empowering patients to take better control of managing their health...
May 03, 2012
  Simulation software from Mimic Technologies is used to train surgeons on how to use the da Vinci Surgical System. Much of the focus on robotic-...
Apr 25, 2012
PAGE 1 OF 2 Cardiologist Eric Topol, MD was recently honored as the most influential physician executive in the United States by Modern Healthcare...
Apr 25, 2012
Due to the meticulous procedures of maintaining a fiber optic system, it is critical that all staff members working with fiber optics are educated and trained...
Apr 25, 2012
  Over the past decade, the use of fiber optics in the medical industry has steadily increased. From extensive medical A fiber optic cleaning stick...
Apr 19, 2012
  It’s interesting (and even comforting) to note that issues with the FDA, or the governing body of whatever country you happen to be in, appear to...