Medtronic’s ENT Portfolio Grows with FDA Clearance of NIM Vital and Acquisition of Ai Biomed

Medtronic plc, has received U.S. FDA 510(k) clearance of the NIM Vital™ nerve monitoring system, which enables physicians to identify, … continue reading “Medtronic’s ENT Portfolio Grows with FDA Clearance of NIM Vital and Acquisition of Ai Biomed”

Medtronic DTM™ Spinal Cord Stimulation Therapy Outperforms Conventional SCS Therapy for Back Pain Relief at 12 Months

Statistically significant 12-month results from a large, multicenter randomized controlled trial confirm 84% Back Pain Responder Rate and 69% Profound … continue reading “Medtronic DTM™ Spinal Cord Stimulation Therapy Outperforms Conventional SCS Therapy for Back Pain Relief at 12 Months”

FDA Approval for Biosense Webster THERMOCOOL SMARTTOUCH® SF Ablation Catheter for Persistent Atrial Fibrillation

Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies have announced the U.S. FDA approval of Biosense Webster, Inc.’s THERMOCOOL SMARTTOUCH® SF Ablation … continue reading “FDA Approval for Biosense Webster THERMOCOOL SMARTTOUCH® SF Ablation Catheter for Persistent Atrial Fibrillation”

Medtronic Launches Adaptix™ Interbody System, First Navigated Titanium Cage with Titan nanoLOCK™ Surface Technology

Medtronic plc, has chosen the North American Spine Society (NASS) annual meeting at which to announce the U.S. launch of … continue reading “Medtronic Launches Adaptix™ Interbody System, First Navigated Titanium Cage with Titan nanoLOCK™ Surface Technology”

CE Mark for “World First” Single-Use Duodenoscope, EXALT Model D

Boston Scientific Corporation has gained the CE Mark and initiated a limited market release of the EXALT™ Model D Single-Use (disposable) … continue reading “CE Mark for “World First” Single-Use Duodenoscope, EXALT Model D”

Glenfield to become one of first UK Hospitals to offer Boston Scientific’s WATCHMAN FLX™

Leicester’s Glenfield Hospital is to introduce the latest stroke-preventing cardiac implant, through Althea’s Consumable Management Service (CMS). Background Atrial fibrillation … continue reading “Glenfield to become one of first UK Hospitals to offer Boston Scientific’s WATCHMAN FLX™”

CE Mark for Boston Scientific’s VERCISE™ Neural Navigator 3 Programming Software

Boston Scientific Corporation has announced the CE Mark approval of its Vercise™ Neural Navigator 3 directional Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) programming … continue reading “CE Mark for Boston Scientific’s VERCISE™ Neural Navigator 3 Programming Software”

Medtronic Submits InterStim™ Micro Neurostimulator and SureScan™ MRI Leads to FDA

Medtronic plc tells us it has filed a pre-market approval (PMA) supplement with the U.S. FDA for approval of its … continue reading “Medtronic Submits InterStim™ Micro Neurostimulator and SureScan™ MRI Leads to FDA”

Abbott Launches World’s First Pivotal Trial to Test Leaky Tricuspid Heart Valve Repair System

Abbott has announced the launch of the TRILUMINATE Pivotal trial to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of its TriClip transcatheter … continue reading “Abbott Launches World’s First Pivotal Trial to Test Leaky Tricuspid Heart Valve Repair System”