Medtronic CEO Omar Ishrak speaks with Lifescience Alley CEO Shaye Mandle at LSA2014.
Midwest health system praises the FDA’s Unique Device Identifier program that its been piloting since 2012, crediting the initiative will helping save costs, improve care and boost patient safety.
Former Star Trek actor George Takei was in Boston during this year’s AARP Innovation@50+ Health Expo, where he experienced 1st-hand how mHealth devices can change the way physicians conduct physicals.
This video comes from NEHI’s 2014 Payment Reform Series.
This year’s World Cup was kicked off, literally, by a mind-controlled exoskeleton worn by a man who is paralyzed from the waist down.
MIT’s Networks group demonstrates remote monitoring that can capture breathing patterns and heart rate, even capturing information through walls.
eNeura has won FDA clearance since the making of this video.
eNeura’s SpringTMS system is the 1st of its kind to use transcranial magnetic stimulation to depolarize neurons on the brain, a process that doctors believe may interrupt migraine activity. Designed for home use, patients place the device against the back of the head, where a magnetic pulse targets the occipital lobe.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) tells The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart why she supports repealing the medical device tax – even though she voted against its repeal.
In April 2012, as she battled then-Sen. Scott Brown (R) for the Bay State’s junior seat in the Upper Chamber, Warren wrote an exclusive op-ed for MassDevice.com explaining why she thinks the 2.3 excise tax on U.S. sales of medical devices is a bad idea.
Warren told Stewart last month that her stance hasn’t changed.