Hospital Administration
360 views

Microsoft and Sony Collaborate To Announce A Portable Remote HD IP Camera To Be Used For Patient/Physician Consultations

BarbaraDuck - February 23, 2011

This is quite an interesting device here with the MD2GO from Sony and Microsoft collaborated with some software features to…

Hospital Administration
334 views

Wi-Fi Alliance® and Continua® Health Alliance Collaborate on Personal Connected Health

BarbaraDuck - February 22, 2011

Continua is the wireless alliance of both software and hardware in healthcare, in other words they create and collaborate on…

Medical Devices
337 views

Gastric Bypass Edges Lap-band and Sleeve Gastrectomy in Outcomes

PatrickDriscoll - February 21, 2011

Two recent reports in the Archives of Surgery (Arch Surg. 2011;146[2]:143-148, 149-155) indicate that, in the treatment of moderately to…

Technology
368 views

Blue Button Mobile Available for Veterans to Download and View Personal Health Records

BarbaraDuck - February 21, 2011

Northrop Grumman has developed a mobile application called VA-214 whereby personal health records can remotely access MyHealthVet from an Android…

Home Health
436 views

FDA Approves Home Dialysis Machine From Fresenius Medical Care

BarbaraDuck - February 21, 2011

If maintained properly the machine could offer some real convenience of not having to go to a facility for treatment.…

Medical Devices
315 views

Allergan’s Lap-Band Gains 26 Million More Customers

PatrickDriscoll - February 18, 2011

The decision by the FDA to allow the use of lap-band for the management of obesity in patients with a…

Medical Devices
385 views

Department of Defense to Seed $500 Million For Companies to Develop Dual Use Technologies-“Collaboration Not Innovation” DOD Can’t Keep Pace With the Iphone

BarbaraDuck - February 18, 2011

Well here you have it, an admittance of not being up to speed with technology and again this goes back…

Medical Innovations
375 views

UCLA and VA Researchers Accidentally Discover Compound that Induces Hair Growth By Blocking Stress Related Hormone-They Filed for a Patent

BarbaraDuck - February 17, 2011

What they found by accident was that astressin-B could also translate for use in human hair growth. It is known…

Medical Devices
318 views

FDA Gives Approval for Lap-Band Use With Less Obese Patients

BarbaraDuck - February 17, 2011

This means those who are borderline no longer have to put on weight to have the surgery, hey that does…

Sealants, Glues, Hemostatis in Orthopaedic Applications
Medical Devices
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Medical Devices
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Sealants, Glues, Hemostatis in Orthopaedic Applications

PatrickDriscoll - February 15, 2011

Opportunities for sealants, hemostasis, and closure products abound in the orthopedics field as investigators develop improved surgical procedures for patients…