7 November 2017
For the half a million people who are affected each year, spinal cord injury can be life-changing. It can lead to loss of movement and sensation, can alter bladder control...
30 October 2017
Negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT), sometimes referred to as topical negative pressure therapy or vacuum-assisted wound closure, is an advanced wound management technology that is being used in the treatment...
26 October 2017
If remembering to take your medication is a constant grind, or you suffer from severe side effects, you might be tempted to ditch the pills altogether. So how about having...
19 October 2017
On 6 October, Flexion Therapeutics announced the approval of Zilretta for the treatment of pain associated with moderate-to-severe knee osteoarthritis.
29 September 2017
Artificial intelligence (AI) is being implemented in almost every aspect of day-to-day life. From recommendations on Netflix or Spotify and fraud detection for your bank account, to experimental self-driving cars,...
30 August 2017
While covering an expansive number of cardiovascular (CV) indications, this year’s European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Conference in Barcelona had a particular focus on digital health.
24 August 2017
Following a move to fix price ceilings for coronary stent products, India’s National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has announced a plan to cap the pricing of orthopedic knee replacement implants.
22 August 2017
In July 2017, Pentax Medical and Shanghai AoHua Photoelectricity formed a joint venture (JV) company to develop products in the field of flexible medical endoscopy.
15 August 2017
On 7 August, Fresenius Medical Care (Fresenius) announced its acquisition of NxStage Medical (NxStage) for $2bn.
10 August 2017
With the fast development of IBM’s Watson and Google’s DeepMind, artificial intelligence (AI) is one of the key terms in 2017. GlobalData believes that AI will inevitably be used in...