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US researchers develop wearable sensor to monitor stroke recovery
Researchers at Northwestern University and Shirley Ryan AbilityLab in the US have developed a wearable, stretchable sensor that can be worn on the throat for monitoring stroke rehabilitation.
Smartphone app assists with correct interpretation of EGC reports
A new smartphone app assists with the correct interpretation of electrocardiogram (ECG) reports and could improve clinical training and reduce the risk of misdiagnosis and subsequent fatalities worldwide.
LivaNova signs agreement to buy TandemLife for $250m
UK-based LivaNova has entered an agreement to purchase US-based TandemLife for a total consideration of up to $250m, including $200m upfront and $50m contingent considerations for regulatory milestones.
FDA clears VizAI’s app to detect and notify potential stroke
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted permission to market VizAI’s clinical decision support software, called Contact application, for the identification and notification of a potential stroke.
MEDICARE TAIWAN and SenCARE Overview
According to Taiwan's Minister of the Interior (MOI) population data, the ageing index has reached 101.72 in May 2017, and 13.49% of the country's population was elderly.
METTTLER TOLEDO V2811 Provides Fast and Secure Labelling for Small Batches
In industries such as the medical device industry where smaller batches are the norm, it does not always make sense to spend money on an automatic labeller. It is often the better choice to apply labels manually.
2018 Brochure: Medical Fair China and China Medical Innovation Forum
Jointly organised by Messe Düsseldorf Shanghai and China Service Alliance of Medical Device Innovation Forum, Medical Fair China and the China Medical Innovation Forum aim to promote the innovation and development of the medical device industry with an international vision.
FDA clears Empatica’s smartwatch for seizure monitoring
Empatica, a Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Media Lab spin-off, has obtained the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for its smartwatch called Embrace designed to monitor seizures.
DYCONEX Introduces Automated Guided Vehicles to Automate Production
Micro Systems Technologies (MST) company DYCONEX has successfully tested the production use of self-driving transport robots with a view to automate internal goods flow between departments and cleanroom zones.
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