Medical Device General Discussion

Surgical Theater - Advancement in Healthcare

13 hours ago

The surgical theater is an innovative advancement in health care that offers a unique opportunity for the patients and the surgeons. This service has options for outpatient and inpatient services and has been utilized in specialties such as neurosurgery and otolaryngology for head and neck and eye surgeries. MRI’s can be viewed in the provider offices with Virtual Reality software allowing an in-depth, 3D view to diagnose and determine th…

Top Medical Device Companies By Revenue

2 weeks ago

Intuitive Surgical is by far the most innovative and best company on the list. The others are boring.

The most dangerous trend in spine surgery

2 weeks ago

Now this is a very smart man. It's always sad (and funny) when a rep isn't at a case and then the crying and screaming begins. Nurses and surgeons think we're a waste of money and space until they need us.

Simple and very effective device to quit smoking and nicotine cravings

3 weeks ago

This is a very simple solution and based on vibration therapy.

As per sketch there is two vibrational motor(Cellphone vibrational motors) and these will run with batteries.

These motors will create vibrations.

Now What is needed is that just transfer these vibrations on the Tongue .

When someone is getting desired to take Nicotine as any form (Cigarette,tobbaco) then just put this device on tongue for 3 to 5 seconds and will feel result that the desire of taking of nicotine is no more.

The result wil…

Is the Medical Device Tax a Good Thing?

1 month ago

AdvaMed CEO, Scott Whitaker, discusses the inclusion in the House resolution, "The U.S. med-tech industry — the world leader in medical innovation — can focus now on developing the next generation of treatments and cures for patients in need, and creating good-paying, high-tech jobs in communities across the country."

Amarin gets boost from AstraZeneca and Acasti's study failures

1 week ago

After fake news attacks, and constant attacks by short sellers, Amarin investors finally woke up to some great news on Monday morning as AstraZeneca​ and Acasti Pharma​​ both announced surprisingly disappointing study results for their fish oil products

Best Medical Device Companies to Work for

1 month ago

Any newer companies or start-ups in the medical device industry worth looking into and working for?

Medical Device Recruiters

2 months ago

Search them up on LinkedIn and decide from there if you want to work with them. It you are desperate, work with any of them.

Top Orthopedic Surgeons

2 months ago

The list is full of academics....hardly the best "surgeons" in the country.

XACT Robotics

2 months ago

Anyone have more information on this robot and company? I had never heard of XACT Robotics until today. It's supposed to be the first hands-free robotic technology on the market and it's being debuted at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Annual Meeting.

“Following our recent FDA clearance and latest financing round to support commercialization of our robotic system, RSNA is the natural venue for us to debut our transformational technology,”…

​Biosensors Market by Product, Application, Manufacturer, Sales and Segmentation 2016 to 2022

2 months ago

The global biosensors market was valued at $14,169.5 million in 2015, and it is expected to grow at a CAGR of 9.8% during 2016-2022. Based on application, the environment segment is expected to witness the fastest growth, CAGR of 11.5%, during the forecast period.

The global biosensors market is growing at a significant rate, due to increasing prevalence of diabetes and growing geriatric population. The increasing prevalence of chronic and lifestyle associated diseases, increasing demand for po…

Increasing Incidents of Valvular Heart Disease (VHD) Augmenting Aortic Valve Domain Growth

2 months ago

The growth of the aortic valve domain is being driven by the increasing prevalence of valvular heart disease (VHD). Among the risk factors for this condition are obesity, old age, diabetes, cholesterol, and hypertension. As per the Valvular Heart Disease in Elderly Adults report (2006) and Interventional Cardiology Journal,

Valvular Heart Diseases - Epidemiology and New Treatment Modalities report (2016), the risk of VHD increases rapidly after the age of 75. Almost 40.0% of the population in Sp…