All articles by GlobalData



The development of neonatal care

Prenatal screening helped obstetricians prepare for birth complications and stage medical interventions.

Development of new strategies for accelerating research in gene therapy

Innovations in gene therapy can help offer more concrete therapeutic options for patients through developments in clinical trials.

Over-the-counter hearing aids to disrupt prescription hearing aids market in the US

To lower barriers, the FDA recently issued a final ruling to establish a regulatory category for over-the-counter hearing aids.

Neonatal monitoring drives innovation for all patients

More precise technologies are developed and produced at scale for neonatal intensive care units (NICUs).

Operating room integration systems and deployment strategies

GlobalData expects integrated ORs to continue to show strong growth, with a slow rate of adoption.

Transcatheter aortic valve replacement’s golden years are over

As the TAVR market matures, the scope for growth is ever diminishing.

Masimo’s remote patient monitoring platform reduces length of Covid-19 hospital stays

SafetyNet transmits continuous patient monitoring data to hospital personnel using Masimo’s technology and a smartphone app.

Will pacemakers be replaced by a device the size of a hair?

If priced competitively, the new technology could cause a large shift in the pacemaker segment of the cardiology market.

Medical device development favours cancer and other complex indications post-pandemic

Long after the pandemic subsides, countries will find themselves with an increased capacity for molecular testing.

Biometric data collection and patient privacy

HIPAA in the US and GDPR in the EU set out more stringent requirements for patient privacy.