Is This a New Era of Innovation in Spine?
Forecast for further growth in 2020, the spinal implant and device market is becoming one of the most innovative areas in the medical device field.
Aesthetics is a hot bed of innovation and pioneering start-ups are thriving at the heart of this market.
From talking to experts in my network, many have pointed out a rising misconception. Some individuals among of the healthcare community believe that we’ve reached the ‘best we can get’ with CRM devices.
There’s no perfect formula to becoming a successful billion-dollar company in medical imaging, or else we’d all be billionaires. However, this combination of ingredients does seem to create a common recipe for success.
To mark work World Diabetes Day, I’ve decided to champion some of the hottest technologies on the market right now. Marrying purpose with design, it’s these four that are standing out in an increasingly saturated market:
Cardiovascular disease is the number one cause of death globally, accounting for 17.9 million mortalities each year. To battle these ugly death-toll statistics, more companies are emerging with innovative, life-saving treatments across the globe.
This World Stroke Day I wanted to help raise awareness about a few medical device companies who are doing amazing things to help diagnose and treat this life-threatening condition.
Now more than ever, medical imaging is dependent on an underlying digital infrastructure. While there's a clear medical benefit, cyber security is an rising concern throughout the industry.
It’s respiratory care week, so I’ve decided to travel back in time a discover how treatment has evolved. The bible, Ancient Greece, owl’s blood and iron lungs - it’s been quite a journey.
I’m championing three emerging companies whose technology has led their ambition, rather than R&D budgets, mergers and acquisitions.
Who are the most innovative companies in ophthalmology?” This simple question got an amazing response on LinkedIn with over 30 companies being recommended to me. Here are 5 growing companies who could change the future of the industry.
Guest author and medical professional, Rachel Conway, gives insight into the impact that AI is having to diagnose and treat cancer.
James Pickering, our Business Consultant specialising in ophthalmology, recently asked the question: “Who's the most innovative company in ophthalmology?”
We travelled to London to meet with one of the most innovative ultrasound device manufacturers in the world. They’re tearing up the imaging space right now, bringing the world’s first handheld whole-body ultrasound device to market.
Opioid addiction and misuse - including prescription pain relievers, heroin, and synthetic opioids such as fentanyl – has been escalating for decades, with 11.4m people misusing the drugs in the US alone.
Artificial Intelligence is a new technology and, for the most part, one of its biggest challenges is just working out how it will be applied. Where it can be used best, most cost-effectively and easiest to gain the best results.
It’s difficult to measure the impact of any technology on the orthopaedics sector. That’s because the term covers such a wide range of different procedures, products and areas of the human body.
Medical imaging generates around 90% of all healthcare data and is a fundamental part of healthcare. In all its forms, imaging produces phenomenal amounts of data; there are an incomprehensible number of images stored on hospital servers around the w
Infection is a huge problem in hospitals. To try and mitigate that, instruments have to be sterilised regularly to stop the transmission of disease and infections like MRSA.
Everyone with access to the dentist will go at one point in their life. It’s also likely that a large proportion of that number will receive some sort of treatment.
The College of Optometrists called AI “the new buzzword in ophthalmology” and over the last 12 months it has been hitting headlines on a regular basis.
The dental market is in transition. As we move progressively toward more digital solutions, the ability to 3d print implants and other dental products and devices has become more and more important.
AI and VR dominated technological headlines in 2018 and the excitement around both shows no sign of abating this year.
The ‘implant files’ have been published. Following research conducted by over 250 journalists from 59 media organisations across 36 countries, reports of ‘adverse incidents’ stemming from implanted medical devices have hit the headlines.
I don’t want to immediately lose half of my readership by delving into deep, inaccessible science so please bear with me here, but on this occasion it’s necessary:
It’s not often that med tech makes front page news, but it has today - with Apple’s announcement yesterday that they’re including an FDA approved ECG scanner in the Series 4, their latest smartwatch.