Researchers present new virtual surgical simulator, known as “HandsOn.Surgery,” at MEDICA 2018.
CLARITY enables the formation of a hydrogel matrix by crosslinking biological molecules to a 3D network of hydrophilic polymers followed by lipid removal to generate a transparent, structurally intact tissue. The tissue retains its original structural features, can be labeled with macromolecules, and subsequently imaged without destruction of tissue morphology.
The study will evaluate Biosense Webster's Heliostar radiofrequency balloon ablation catheter for the treatment of symptomatic drug refractory recurrent paroxysmal (intermittent) atrial fibrillation.
FDA cleared electroCore's vagus nerve stimulator for the preventive treatment of cluster headache in adult patients
North American Rescue has developed an Audio Bleeding Control Kit that provides audio instructions in both English and Spanish, along with pictorial illustrations, that helps users provide immediate care to injured people.
Daxor’s new technology designed to measure blood volume has the potential to reduce patient readmission rates and improve outcomes for patients suffering from acute heart failure.
Teva Pharmaceuticals received approval for a generic version of Mylan’s EpiPen back in August, which came on the heels of a shortage of the emergency allergy shot. The generic gives another option to users.
Tuesday's Google Doodle honors the first woman admitted as a student at Harvard Medical School and the founder of the first pediatric hospital in the Philippines.
A medical device supplier is recalling certain lots of its temporary bipolar pacing leads that are used in conjunction with a compatible external pulse generator for the temporary pacing and sensing of the heart.
Zimmer Biomet initiated the recall due to the lack of adequate validation and controls to ensure that final products were clean and free from bacteria and chemical residue.
FDA is taking what it calls "transformative new steps" to modernize the agency's 510(k) program to keep pace with the increasing complexity of rapidly evolving medical technology.
AdvaMed has taken issue with the investigative report, arguing that it fails to look at both the challenges and the accomplishments of the medical device industry.
The Dublin-based company will pick up Nutrino, a frequent collaborator and a company that uses artificial intelligence for nutrition-related services.