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Smallest patient to receive surgery to correct an abdominal disorder using an advanced surgical robotic system

Smallest patient to receive surgery to correct an abdominal disorder using an advanced surgical robotic system

Estimated 454,383 people suffered injuries from medical devices

Estimated 454,383 people suffered injuries from medical devices

New spectral imaging technique will help diagnosis of glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy and age related macula degeneration

New spectral imaging technique will help diagnosis of glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy and age related macula degeneration

Enhanced technology with improved features drives the mobile medical imaging equipment market

Enhanced technology with improved features drives the mobile medical imaging equipment market

FDA approves stent that treats blockages in the main blood vessel leading to the brain

FDA approves stent that treats blockages in the main blood vessel leading to the brain

Doctors trialing wireless enabled handheld devices to obtain immediate access to the latest patient information

Doctors trialing wireless enabled handheld devices to obtain immediate access to the latest patient information

First-aid defibrillator use increases rate of survival

First-aid defibrillator use increases rate of survival

Ageing population and technological progress combine to drive European orthopaedic braces and supports market

Ageing population and technological progress combine to drive European orthopaedic braces and supports market

Artificial heart can keep patients awaiting heart transplant alive

Artificial heart can keep patients awaiting heart transplant alive

New type of artificial hip - ceramic-on-metal

New type of artificial hip - ceramic-on-metal

Corkscrew-like device that removes blood clots from the brains of stroke sufferers

Corkscrew-like device that removes blood clots from the brains of stroke sufferers

Successful resuscitation rates doubled after upgrade to automated external defibrillators

Successful resuscitation rates doubled after upgrade to automated external defibrillators

Catheter delivered devices may be just as effective as drug therapy in treating strokes of unidentified origin

Catheter delivered devices may be just as effective as drug therapy in treating strokes of unidentified origin

Wearable computer which can remotely monitor the performance of athletes

Wearable computer which can remotely monitor the performance of athletes

Wireless breakthrough for home health monitoring and remote disease management

Wireless breakthrough for home health monitoring and remote disease management

Heart pump improves quality of life in congestive heart failure patients

Heart pump improves quality of life in congestive heart failure patients

FDA clears device to remove blood clots from the brain in patients experiencing an ischemic stroke

FDA clears device to remove blood clots from the brain in patients experiencing an ischemic stroke

Drug-eluting stents (DES), increasingly used in coronary angioplasty, have benefits over bare-metal stents

Drug-eluting stents (DES), increasingly used in coronary angioplasty, have benefits over bare-metal stents

New imaging technique may help cystic fibrosis sufferers

New imaging technique may help cystic fibrosis sufferers

FDA asks Utah Medical Products to stop manufacturing and distributing medical devices

FDA asks Utah Medical Products to stop manufacturing and distributing medical devices