Headline image

CE Mark for Planmed Clarity 3D, DBT System

Finnish technology company sees its 3D Tomosynthesis and 2D full field mammography systems ready for EU market


UK Study Finds Eyeart™ Most Sensitive Analysis Technology for Diabetic Retinopathy Screening

Automated system increases capability and enhances screening sensitivity

neoClose® Device Sees Indications Expand to Include Bigger Port-Site Incisions

Closing port site incisions up to 30mm now possible, includes bariatric, colorectal and cholecystectomy Lap surgeries

Parkinson’s Disease Data Selected for American Academy of Neurology 68th Annual Meeting

Headline imageAn Encore Presentation on ND0612 will take place at the Invited Science: Movement Disorders Session

Olympus Builds OR Offering with Equipment Distribution Deal

Newly announced distribution agreement with AMICO brings in innovative technologies, two of which will be featured at the 2016 AORN Surgical Conference and Expo

Medtronic Launches Percutaneous Tibial Neuromodulation System for Treatment of Overactive Bladder (OAB)

NURO™ is a minimally invasive nerve stimulation system delivering therapy over 12 weeks and offering long term relief

First Patient in Clinical Trial of i-cor® Device to Treat Cardiogenic Shock

Trial will help to optimize the performance of the device, says German developer, XENIOS

Stimwave’s Miniature Peripheral Nerve Stimulator (PNS) Wireless Pain Relief Cleared for Sale

FDA Clears revolutionary tiny device that offers alternative to opioids for chronic pain sufferers

Olympus Unveils Big Screen Surgery In 4K

Headline imageVISERA 4K Ultra High-Definition Imaging System unites state-of-the-art electronics with advanced optics for unparalleled vision inside the human body

Ethicon Completes Acquisition of NeuWave Medical, Inc.

Device giant bolts on another technology company in its quest to remain at the forefront of minimally invasive surgery

World’s Smallest Pacemaker Gains U.S. Approval

Headline imageMedtronic's Micra® TPS is the first transcatheter pacemaker to be approved in the U.S., giving patients access to the most advanced pacing technology at one-tenth the size of traditional devices

Pre-Clinical Studies of ConvertX Ureteral Stent at Society of Interventional Radiology

Device designed to eliminate invasive procedure in treatment of ureteral obstructions

First Patient in LivaNova’s PERSIST-AVR Trial

Perceval Sutureless valve is now embarked on 1200 pt worldwide study to compare it with standard sutured valve

CE Mark for St. Jude’s Expanded Selection of Quadripolar Pacing Leads

Headline imageCardio device titan will now proceed to EU launch of range adds, claiming largest portfolio of quadripolar leads

Smartinhaler™ Company Sets Stall Out in U.S.

Headline imageAdherium establishes North American operation and appoints Senior Vice President of Business Development to lead market expansion

Powdered Medical Glove Ban on the Cards

The days of powdered gloves may well be over, at least in the U.S., as FDA puts out a ban proposal for comment