28 June 2018
CustomFlex, by HumanOptics AG, is the first stand-alone prosthetic iris in the US, following its approval by the FDA.
21 June 2018
Millions of people worldwide suffer from diseases that lead to paralysis. Research in neural prosthetic devices has substantially grown over the past few years to combat this condition.
13 June 2018
The American Cancer Society recently published new guidelines for colorectal cancer (CRC) screening, recommending that screening begin at age 45 rather than 50. This change is intended to expand routine...
4 June 2018
Although one of the smallest in terms of revenue, the market for small joint replacement implants again displayed the fastest growth among all categories of orthopedic devices in 2017.
30 May 2018
One of modern medicine’s proudest triumphs is its ability to decipher the electrical patterns generated by neurones firing in the brain and translate them into tangible thoughts or desires.
18 May 2018
We could soon be talking to Alexa about much more than music, shopping lists and weather updates, as Amazon is reportedly building a team to incorporate its digital assistant with...
15 May 2018
As technology advances, global healthcare services are becoming increasingly digitised and connected to the internet, which allows for superior integration between services, devices, caregivers, and patients. This connectivity enhances the...
27 April 2018
Driven by ageing populations, an increasing number of intensive care unit (ICU) admissions and expanding demand for respiratory devices in emerging countries, the global respiratory ventilators market will expand to...
23 April 2018
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has authorised for marketing the first medical device to use artificial intelligence (AI) to detect diabetic retinopathy (DR).
17 April 2018
On Wednesday 11 April the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced the marketing approval of the first medical device to use artificial intelligence (AI) to detect more than a...