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Cook Medical launches Flourish pediatric esophageal atresia device

Cook Medical has launched the Flourish pediatric esophageal atresia device. In the US, Flourish device secured the authorization from the US Food and Drug Administration...

A smart watch that turns into a medical device

Apple, the American tech giant, is trying to turn its Series 4 smart watch from a niche gadget into a medical device. The Series 4...
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Apps Based on Augmented Reality for Patients’ Safety

Index AR Solutions partnered with Riverside Health System, both based in USA, to develop Augmented Reality (AR) apps to keep patients safe and health care...
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Abbott launches DRG invisible trial system for chronic pain

Abbott launched a new DRG invisible trial system, a non-opioid pain therapy for people suffering from chronic pain. Later, patients with adequate pain relief...
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Pixcell Medical gets FDA Clearance for Portable Hematology Analyzer

PixCell Medical received the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for its HemoScreen hematology analyzer The HemoScreen is a miniature portable device that...
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Now Detect Heart Attacks with a Smartphone App

A new smartphone app called AliveCor can identify potentially fatal heart attacks with near accuracy of medical ECG. Researchers from the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute in...
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3D-Printed Patch to Help Heal and Mend Scarred Hearts

A researcher team led by the University of Minnesota, USA, created a revolutionary 3D-bioprinted patch that can help heal scarred heart tissue after a...
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Improved biomedical microscopy to image deeper into tissue

Light-sheet fluorescence microscopy allows researchers to create 3D images of tissues and live animal embryos using fluorescent tags. As reported in the journal Optics Letters,...
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Now detect heart attacks with a smartphone app

A new smartphone app called AliveCor can identify potentially fatal heart attacks with near accuracy of medical ECG. Researchers from the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute in...
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Innovative skin sensor to revolutionize hydrocephalus treatment

Currently the treatment of hydrocephalus involves the surgical implantation of a tube known as a 'shunt' to drain excess fluid out of the brain....