The US was among the first few countries to report a COVID-19 infection,...
Coronavirus in the US: COVID-19 outbreak, measures and impact
The US was among the first few countries to report a COVID-19 infection, since the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak in China in December 2019. A public health emergency was declared in the US on 21 January 2020 after the first case in the country was confirmed. More US states are reporting nCoV cases.
“The sky’s the limit”: Q&A with Sandvik’s Gary Davies
Medical Device Network spoke with Sandvik’s medical business unit manager, Gary Davies, about the company’s natural evolution into precision medical wires and what the future holds for the industry.
FDA and FTC Issues Warning Letters to Businesses Marketing Fraudulent Products
The warning letters are the first to be distributed by the FDA for unapproved products meant to prevent or treat Covid-19, including unapproved drugs that pose significant risks to patient health and violate federal law.
Wearable AI sensor predicts worsening heart failure
A new artificial intelligence (AI) powered wearable sensor could help doctors remotely detect critical changes in heart failure patients days before any health crisis occurs.
Cardiovalve’s Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve System gets FDA approval
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Breakthrough Device Designation for Israel-based medical device company Cardiovalve’s Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve Replacement System for tricuspid regurgitation (TR) indication.
Malaysia’s MYEG develops AI coronavirus risk profiling solution
Malaysian firm MY E.G. Services Berhad has created an artificial intelligence (AI)-based coronavirus risk profiling solution for Chinese visitors.
US researchers develop heart valve designed to grow with children
A new type of heart valve could remove the need for children with congenital heart disease to undergo multiple open-heart surgeries by growing alongside them.
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