Diagnostics
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Quick Blood Test to Spot SCID In Infants

HerinaAyot - March 22, 2011

UCSF doctors have developed a test that, using just a drop of blood taken within hours of a baby’s birth,…

Medical Innovations
472 views

Now – A New Non-Surgical Treatment for HPV

HerinaAyot - March 22, 2011

A new non-surgical, tissue-preserving therapeutic procedure is being developed to more effectively remove HPV infection and treat precursors of cervical…

Business
461 views

Medical Device Approval Process is Faulted in Study

GlennLaffel - March 22, 2011

More than 70% of all medical devices that have been recalled by the FDA for safety concerns were not subjected…

Technology
356 views

Neuromarketing Company Gives Back to Science

BarbaraDuck - March 21, 2011

  The company, NeuroFocus has also partnered with the Nielsen group so they can read your mind and see what…

Diagnostics
353 views

Pilot Program – Remote Vital Reporting Devices

BarbaraDuck - March 21, 2011

Back in January of 2010 Blue Cross announced their agreement and contract with Ideal Life, another device company so perhaps…

Technology
484 views

Continuous Insulin Infusion in Diabetes Management

PatrickDriscoll - March 21, 2011

The desirability of close glucose control, highlighted by the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial (DCCT), led many diabetics to undertake…

Hospital Administration
572 views

Kinect Technology Saves Having to Rescrub!

BarbaraDuck - March 18, 2011

No this not using Kinect to do the surgery, but rather to use gestures (which means they don’t have to…

Wireless Fetal Monitor Gets FDA Clearance
Technology
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Technology
410 views

Wireless Fetal Monitor Gets FDA Clearance

HerinaAyot - March 18, 2011

Monica Healthcare (based in the UK), has announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted regulatory clearance…

NxThera – Vapor Ablation Therapy for BPH
Medical Devices
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Medical Devices
488 views

NxThera – Vapor Ablation Therapy for BPH

HerinaAyot - March 16, 2011

NxThera Inc., a St. Paul, Minn.-based privately held medical devices company, has added $12.6 million in Series B financing. American…

Radiofrequency Ablation Devices
Medical Devices
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Medical Devices
472 views

Radiofrequency Ablation Devices

PatrickDriscoll - March 16, 2011

. Radiofrequency ablation devices work by sending alternating current through the tissue. This creates increased intracellular temperatures and localized interstitial…