Implantable Devices
Mar 24, 2015
Hip replacements cost dramatically different based on location, a factor causing frustration among payers and self-insured employers.   Arundhati Parmar...
Mar 16, 2015
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) therapy is continuing on its path to slowly but surely unseat surgical aortic valve replacement as the new...
Mar 11, 2015
A focus on cost containment and the availability of new technologies may make the job of the device sales rep tougher in the future.  Arundhati Parmar...
Mar 05, 2015
Orthopedics company Stryker has had a tough time integrating the MAKO business especially on the sales side, but the tide could be turning with a sales ramp....
Feb 27, 2015
Marie Thibault Four years after it stopped selling the Riata and Riata ST defibrillator leads, St. Jude Medical has agreed to settle most of the device-...
Feb 04, 2015
In 2013, sales of the novel transcatheter aortic valve replacement device from Edwards Lifesciences disappointed quarter after quarter leading MD+DI to put...
Jan 21, 2015
Boston Scientific's Lotus TAVR Valve System   Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) therapy, while expensive, has come to be accepted as...
Dec 11, 2014
Kelyniam CEO Tennyson Anthony holds up a model skull with the company's cranial implant The established names in the world of custom cranial and...
Nov 26, 2014
The coronary stent market - both for bare metal and drug eluting stents - is expected to grow to $5.61 billion by 2020, according to a new report. The report...
Nov 17, 2014
Medtronic unveiled results of a small study last week that shows that dialysis patients can benefit from continuous heart monitoring. A majority of dialysis...