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Novel surface treatment could help improve safety of medical devices, prevent hospital infections

Novel surface treatment could help improve safety of medical devices, prevent hospital infections

A “less is more” method may prevent antibiotic overuse in pediatric intensive care unit patients

A “less is more” method may prevent antibiotic overuse in pediatric intensive care unit patients

Researchers develop novel device to “cleanse” the blood of chemotherapeutic drugs

Researchers develop novel device to “cleanse” the blood of chemotherapeutic drugs

Addition of alirocumab to high-intensity statin treatment reduces key measures of plaque vulnerability

Addition of alirocumab to high-intensity statin treatment reduces key measures of plaque vulnerability

Implant placed alongside a blood vessel could replace bulkier devices that stimulate nerves

Implant placed alongside a blood vessel could replace bulkier devices that stimulate nerves

Researchers use optoacoustics for high-precision neuromodulation

Researchers use optoacoustics for high-precision neuromodulation

Comprehensive preventive efforts cut the number of catheter infections

Comprehensive preventive efforts cut the number of catheter infections

Prolonged bed rest immediately after embryo transfer linked with reduction in chances of pregnancy

Prolonged bed rest immediately after embryo transfer linked with reduction in chances of pregnancy

Researchers win NIH grant to treat human brain cancer with a drug previously used on canines

Researchers win NIH grant to treat human brain cancer with a drug previously used on canines

Children's Hospital Los Angeles becomes first in the world to implant cardiac stent in babies

Children's Hospital Los Angeles becomes first in the world to implant cardiac stent in babies

Outpatient antibiotic treatment for infective endocarditis improves outcomes, reduces costs

Outpatient antibiotic treatment for infective endocarditis improves outcomes, reduces costs

New system produces a 3D interactive map of arrhythmia hotspots in the heart

New system produces a 3D interactive map of arrhythmia hotspots in the heart

Health care paradox: Medicare penalizes dozens of hospitals it also gives five stars

Health care paradox: Medicare penalizes dozens of hospitals it also gives five stars

New MRI technology to expand imaging access for patients with implanted medical devices and obesity

New MRI technology to expand imaging access for patients with implanted medical devices and obesity

New technique could allow more diseases to be safely treated by nanomedicine

New technique could allow more diseases to be safely treated by nanomedicine

Engineering hairy cellulose nanocrystals to capture chemotherapy drugs

Engineering hairy cellulose nanocrystals to capture chemotherapy drugs

New engineered nanomaterials help capture chemotherapy drugs to avoid tissue damage

New engineered nanomaterials help capture chemotherapy drugs to avoid tissue damage

Addition of wound care nurse to prone-positioning team reduces the odds of pressure injuries in patients

Addition of wound care nurse to prone-positioning team reduces the odds of pressure injuries in patients

A Day in the Life of a Medical Devices Expert

A Day in the Life of a Medical Devices Expert

Never mind toys, it’s time to ask Santa for crutches and catheters

Never mind toys, it’s time to ask Santa for crutches and catheters