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2014 in review: Changes at the top for medical device companies

December 22, 2014 by MassDevice staff

There was a significant amount of turnover this year in the corner offices of medical device companies, including exits by some of medtech's biggest names.

2014 in review: Changes at the top for medical device companies

There was a revolving door on medtech's corner office this year, with more than 35 CEOs leaving their positions through planned transitions, retirement or termination, according to a MassDevice.com analysis.

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Philips widens Class I recall of infant hospital pillows

December 3, 2014 by Val Kennedy

Royal Philips widens a Class I recall of its Gel-E Donut and Squishon 2 infant hospital pillows over concerns they could be contaminated with mold.

Philips widens Class I recall of infant hospital pillows

Royal Philips (NYSE:PHG) widened a Class I recall of its Gel-E Donut and Squishon 2 infant hospital pillows over concerns they could be contaminated with mold.

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Neuromod gains CE Mark approval for tinnitus device | Regulatory news for the week of December 1, 2014

December 2, 2014 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top regulatory stories for medical device companies this week: Neuromod wins CE Mark for tinnitus device; Vascular Solutions wins FDA nod for Gel-Block embolization foam; Philips wins FDA clearance for IQon Spectral CT system; EU allows GI Dynamics EndoBarrier back on the market; Diabetes: FDA approves Animas Vibe with DexCom's G4 Platinum CGM

Neuromod wins CE Mark for tinnitus device

November 26, 2014 by Val Kennedy

Fluke Biomedical's Unfors licenses RaySafe S1 X-ray dose management system to Philips

December 1, 2014 by Val Kennedy

Fluke Biomedical's Unfors RaySafe subsidiary licenses its RaySafe S1 X-ray dose management system to Royal Philips.

Fluke Biomedical's Unfors licenses RaySafe S1 X-ray dose management system to Philips

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Philips wins FDA clearance for IQon Spectral CT system

November 26, 2014 by Val Kennedy

Royal Philips wins 510(k) clearance from the FDA for its IQon Spectral CT system for enhanced computed tomography imaging.

Philips wins FDA approval for IQon Spectral CT system

Royal Philips (NYSE:PHG) said it won 510(k) clearance from the FDA for its IQon Spectral CT system for enhanced computed tomography imaging.

Philips Respironics Esprit ventilator recall is Class I

November 21, 2014 by Val Kennedy

The FDA slaps a Class I label on Philips Respironics' recall of its Esprit V1000 and V200 ventilators, over concerns that machines may fail to operate on AC power.

Philips Respironics Esprit ventilator recall is Class I

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MDT prepares $10B worth of bonds to help fund its $43B acquisition of COV | The week in medtech M&A

November 19, 2014 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top mergers & acquisitions stories for medical device companies this week: Report: Medtronic readies $10B bond flotation for Covidien deal; Medtech mergers stayed strong in Q3; Sources: Philips attracts private equity bids for lighting unit; Medtronic, Covidien set timetable for shareholders meetings; Report: Actavis may buy Allergan for at least $60 billion

Report: Medtronic readies $10B bond flotation for Covidien deal

November 17, 2014 by Brad Perriello