Medical Equipment Industry News

Operating Room

Cardinal Health recalls 9.1 million Level 3 hospital gowns
Due to issue relating to environmental conditions at manufacturing facility
Fujifilm to launch business division dedicated to systems integration
In U.S. alone, integration market valued at $1 billion
KT Corporation and Samsung Medical center to construct 5G smart hospital
Developed a 5G-powered network to provide medical services
MGH performs five heart transplants using post-circulatory death donors, most in US
Addressing unmet demand for heart donors with the Transmedics Organ Care System
Virtual Incision raises $20 million to test surgical mini robot
MIRA system is designed for minimally-invasive colon resection surgeries
Zebra Medical and DePuy Synthes partner for affordable surgical planning
Collect insights from X-ray scans for orthopaedic patients
Surgeons suspend patient animation for first time before operating
Reduces risk of brain damage, gives extra minutes to save patients
One in three adults does not fully understand cancer treatment side effects
New survey illustrates need for greater communication
Cardiologist completes first transcontinental coronary procedure via Internet
Completed 36 cases on the same day between Massachusetts, New York and California
MR-compatible ultrasound may reduce steps in biopsy process
Reducing number and scanning time of MR exams
Sanford to pay over $20 million to settle false claims allegations
Accused of allowing surgeon to perform unnecessary procedures
CMR Surgical installs its first surgical robotics system
Modular, portable and more affordable than larger console systems
CMR Surgical raises funds for commercialization of Versius robotic system
Modular and portable system that can be used in a range of procedures
Sony shows off NUCLeUS medical imaging software
Video-over-IP solution, routes visual data across hospital IP network

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Breaking barriers in Alzheimer’s disease with focused ultrasound

Researchers at Sunnybrook in Toronto are closing the therapeutic gap

Medical community finds ways to make TAVR safer for at-risk patients

Improving outcomes with special procedures

What’s new in C-arms and tables?

Smaller footprint and dose reduction are defining a new generation of equipment

Getting to the heart of cardiac ultrasound technology

From premium systems to point of care, an expanding market