How Technology Changed The Medical Industry: Infographic

December 23, 2011
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We’ve come a long way since the invention of stethoscope in 1816. We are now in a much better position to cure diseases which at one point would have been classified as “deadly.” The infographic below shows a timeline of medical advancements starting all the way back in 1816 until 2008. Some of the key things this graphic points out are:

  • US Medtech companies by segment
  • How treatment process has improved
  • Survival rate today
  • Advance in medical technology
  • Useful healthcare apps

 

We’ve come a long way since the invention of stethoscope in 1816. We are now in a much better position to cure diseases which at one point would have been classified as “deadly.” The infographic below shows a timeline of medical advancements starting all the way back in 1816 until 2008. Some of the key things this graphic points out are:

  • US Medtech companies by segment
  • How treatment process has improved
  • Survival rate today
  • Advance in medical technology
  • Useful healthcare apps

 

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How Technology Changed the Medical Industry  | Infographic |
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