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DJO Global introduces new osteoarthritis knee brace Medical technologies provider DJO Global has introduced new osteoarthritis (OA) knee brace, which will offer pain relief to individuals who suffer from the incurable and degenerative joint disease. Specialty Devices > Orthopedic Devices > News

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Anesthesia & Respiratory Devices

Hill-Rom introduces Monarch airway clearance system
Hill-Rom Holdings, a global medical technology company, has introduced Monarch airway clearance system.
Specialty Devices > Anesthesia & Respiratory Devices > News
FDA approves Ventec’s Vocsn portable unified respiratory system
By MDBR Staff Writer
Ventec Life Systems has secured 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its portable unified respiratory system, Vocsn.
Specialty Devices > Anesthesia & Respiratory Devices > News

Cardiovascular Devices

Shockwave Medical gets CE mark for Coronary Lithoplasty system
By MDBR Staff Writer
Shockwave Medical has secured CE mark for its Coronary Lithoplasty system to treat calcified plaque in conjunction with stenting in patients with coronary artery disease.
Specialty Devices > Cardiovascular Devices > News
Boston Scientific receives US FDA approval For Resonate family of high-voltage devices
Boston Scientific has received US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the Resonate family of implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) and cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillator (CRT-D) systems.
Specialty Devices > Cardiovascular Devices > News

Dental Devices

Natural Dental Implants develops 3D printed tooth
By MDBR Staff Writer
German firm Natural Dental Implants (NDI) has developed a 3D printed version of the Replicate tooth.
Patient Care > Patient Monitoring > News
Biolase gets FDA approval for Waterlase Express all-tissue laser system
By MDBR Staff Writer
Medical devices maker Biolase has secured 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its new Waterlase Express all-tissue laser system.
Patient Care > Patient Monitoring > News

Diabetes Care Devices

Smart Meter’s blood glucose monitoring system gets approval in US and Europe
Smart Meter has received 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and CE mark in Europe to market the iGlucose blood glucose monitoring system.
Specialty Devices > Diabetes Care Devices > News
Researchers develop sweat-based glucose monitoring and maintenance device
By MDBR Staff Writer
Researchers from South Korea’s Center for Nanoparticle Research within the Institute for Basic Science (IBS) have developed a new sweat-based glucose monitoring and maintenance device.
Specialty Devices > Diabetes Care Devices > News

Orthopedic Devices

FDA approves new indication for Myoscience's knee osteoarthritis device
By MDBR Staff Writer
The US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has approved new indication for Myoscience's iovera° device to relieve pain and symptoms associated with osteoarthritis of the knee.
Specialty Devices > Orthopedic Devices > News
DePuy Synthes buys TRS' 3D printing technology for bone defects treatment
By MDBR Staff Writer
Johnson & Johnson (J&J) business unit DePuy Synthes Products has acquired 3D printing technology from Tissue Regeneration Systems (TRS) for the treatment of bone defects.
Specialty Devices > Orthopedic Devices > News

Drug Delivery Devices

EMA approves Aptar Pharma’s electronic lockout device
Aptar Pharma, a world leader in innovative drug delivery systems, has announced the approval by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) of the first integrated electronic nasal lockout device (e-Lockout) following a multi-year development with Takeda Pharmaceuticals International.
Specialty Devices > Drug Delivery Devices > News
QT Vascular signs asset purchase option agreement with Medtronic
QT Vascular has entered into an asset purchase option agreement with Medtronic, for the acquisition of its non-drug coated Chocolate PTA.
Specialty Devices > Drug Delivery Devices > News