Advisa-DR-MRI-SureScan

Medtronic, Inc., today announced the Japanese regulatory approval and launch of the Advisa DR MRI™ SureScan™ pacing system. The Advisa MRI system is the first and only MR-Conditional pacemaker available to patients in Japan, the world’s second largest market for medical devices. With...

Siemens SOMATOM Force CT System

Siemens Healthcare has announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared the SOMATOM Force computed tomography (CT) system – the next generation in dual source CT. With two sets of Siemens’ most innovative X-ray tubes and detectors, the SOMATOM Force extends advanced...

Diabetes-Drugs-Pricing

The world’s biggest insulin producer, whose previously unstoppable growth has started to flag, according to the Danish firm’s chief executive. Lars Sorensen is certain of one thing,  the number of potential customers for his products is going to keep on rising as a global obesity...

The Awesome Benefits of Laser Eye

Short sightedness can blight the lives of those who suffer from it. If the idea of glasses is somewhat unappealing, there are other options available to you that can restore your vision. Laser eye surgery has become popular with those that are keen to ditch their spectacles and...

Walking Again After Knee Surgery

Over 10 million people visit the doctor every year with knee problems; from a meniscus tear to a simple sprain. In some circumstances it is vital that a patient undergoes knee surgery, in order to be able to regain some function of the joint again or to prevent further damage. As...