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Miracle machine makes heroic rescues — and leaves patients in limbo

Miracle machine makes heroic rescues — and leaves patients in limbo

Improve Patient Safety with Tie Layer

Improve Patient Safety with Tie Layer

New algorithm guides catheters to accurately locate atrial fibrillation sources

New algorithm guides catheters to accurately locate atrial fibrillation sources

Prophylactic antibiotics could halve infection rates after childbirth

Prophylactic antibiotics could halve infection rates after childbirth

PPDC announces seed grants to develop medical devices for children

PPDC announces seed grants to develop medical devices for children

Researchers examine coatings of drug-coated balloon catheters at microscopic levels

Researchers examine coatings of drug-coated balloon catheters at microscopic levels

Single high dose of radiation targeted directly to tumor is safe and effective for prostate cancer

Single high dose of radiation targeted directly to tumor is safe and effective for prostate cancer

Small army of tiny robots can remove dental plaque

Small army of tiny robots can remove dental plaque

Mechanical training makes synthetic hydrogels perform more like muscle

Mechanical training makes synthetic hydrogels perform more like muscle

Innovative drug delivery may alleviate Parkinson's symptoms and stop its progression

Innovative drug delivery may alleviate Parkinson's symptoms and stop its progression

New Vyon porous plastic materials for healthcare and medical applications

New Vyon porous plastic materials for healthcare and medical applications

Research shows financial and quality-of-life toll of intravenous therapy on parents, caregivers

Research shows financial and quality-of-life toll of intravenous therapy on parents, caregivers

First-in-human pilot study shows positive results for ‘bacteria-phobic’ catheter

First-in-human pilot study shows positive results for ‘bacteria-phobic’ catheter

Less invasive valve replacement can be safe and effective alternative for healthier patients

Less invasive valve replacement can be safe and effective alternative for healthier patients

Ultrasound offers precise, minimally invasive way to measure cardiac output in children

Ultrasound offers precise, minimally invasive way to measure cardiac output in children

Simplified catheter ablation could slash waiting lists for atrial fibrillation patients

Simplified catheter ablation could slash waiting lists for atrial fibrillation patients

Rise of MRSA in hospitals linked to common disinfectant

Rise of MRSA in hospitals linked to common disinfectant

New antibacterial coating for intravascular catheters could help prevent infections

New antibacterial coating for intravascular catheters could help prevent infections

Bacteria-killing glass offers hope to combat deadliest hospital infections

Bacteria-killing glass offers hope to combat deadliest hospital infections

Medicare trims payments to 800 hospitals, citing patient safety incidents

Medicare trims payments to 800 hospitals, citing patient safety incidents