Implantable Devices
Apr 22, 2014
A federal appeals court granted Medtronic a temporary stay on an injunction that would have prevented the device maker from selling its CoreValve...
Mar 31, 2014
At the 2014 American College of Cardiology meeting that began Saturday, Medtronic, for the first time, revealed details about results from the failed HTN-3...
Mar 28, 2014
Sometimes its good to remind ourselves of the impact that can be had on patients. UK resident Joanne Milne was born deaf. She suffers from a rare condition...
Mar 25, 2014
 The C-Pulse Heart Assist System   What if a device could assist a failing heart struggling to pump blood and help it recover? That is the...
Mar 24, 2014
St. Jude Medical announced Monday that the Minnesota device maker received FDA approvals for three new pacemakers. This means that American patients will be...
Mar 18, 2014
A few weeks ago, Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini announced at the annual HIMSS conference that the insurance company was collaborating with medical device maker...
Mar 06, 2014
Edwards Lifesciences announced Thursday that the California company has completed three first-in-human implants of the company’s transcatheter mitral...
Feb 24, 2014
  Pediatric Device Consortium It's not just adults that need life-saving or life-sustaining devices. Children and babies need them too.  But...
Feb 11, 2014
Rich Lee talks DIY implants and body hacking with industry attendees MD&M West.   Body hacker and DIY implants expert Rich Lee took...
Jan 28, 2014
Wearable computing might be tech's latest buzzword today, but implants are next. At the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) companies from a wide range of...