Implantable Devices
Jul 23, 2014
Occlutech, a German medical device company which has developed minimally invasive structural heart implants, announced Wednesday that a U.K. court in London...
Jul 22, 2014
A new study from the nonpartisan Milken Institute concludes that medical technology brings greater economic returns than it costs. The study evaluated four...
Jul 18, 2014
  Few surgeons know the price of implantable devices such as orthopedic implants, which are among the most expensive medical devices, often blamed for...
Jul 14, 2014
St. Jude Medical's CardioMEMS acquisition brought to the Minnesota device a breakthrough heart monitoring device meant to serve as an early alert system for...
Jul 09, 2014
    Obese patients looking to shed large amounts of weight have generally been treated with bariatric surgery. But a whole new crop of startups is...
Jul 03, 2014
 First implanted back in 1999, the Stand and Transfer implant system developed by the Cleveland Functional Electronic Stimulation (FES) Center uses a...
Jul 03, 2014
 RestoreAdvanced Neurostimulator Medtronic designed the RestoreAdvanced spinal stimulator to ease chronic pain. However according to a study in the...
Jul 03, 2014
 Neurobridge Research and development organization Battelle, working with doctors at Ohio State University have implanted a microchip sensor into a...
Jul 03, 2014
  CorWave Based in Paris, CorWave seeks to fundamentally disrupt the left ventricular asist device market. It uses a patented wave membrane pumping...
Jun 09, 2014
Just over a week ago, the Department of Justice announced that Medtronic had agreed to pay $9.9 million to settle accusations that the company had improperly...