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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

Medtronic recalls StrataMR adjustable valves and shunts
Medtronic has announced that on 22 February, 2017 it notified customers of a voluntary recall of all unused units of the StrataMR adjustable valves and shunts.
Specialty Devices > Cardiovascular Devices > News
Cardiovascular Systems gets approval for Diamondback 360 OAS Micro Crown system in US
Cardiovascular Systems announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the Diamondback 360 Coronary orbital atherectomy system (OAS) Micro Crown system to facilitate stent delivery in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) who are acceptable candidates for PTCA or stenting due to de novo, severely calcified coronary artery lesions.
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

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
Ascensia, Glooko partner to deliver diabetes data solutions
By MDBR Staff Writer
Ascensia Diabetes Care has entered into a technology partnership with Glooko to deliver diabetes data solutions.
Specialty Devices > Diabetes Care Devices > News

Orthopedic Devices

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
CyMedica starts trial of E-Vive knee surgery rehabilitation device
By MDBR Staff Writer
CyMedica Orthopedics has enrolled the first patient in a clinical trial of its E-Vive neuro-muscular device, looking to assess its effectiveness in post-operative primary total knee arthroplasty rehabilitation.
Specialty Devices > Orthopedic Devices > News

Drug Delivery Devices

Mylan hit with class-action lawsuit over EpiPen price increase
By MDBR Staff Writer
A group of EpiPen purchasers have filed a class-action lawsuit against drugmaker Mylan over the increase of EpiPen prices by around 574%.
Specialty Devices > Drug Delivery Devices > News
Medtronic starts BTK study in Europe to treat PAD using drug-coated balloon technology
By MDBR Staff Writer
Medtronic has started below-the-knee clinical study in Europe to treat peripheral arterial disease (PAD) using new drug-coated balloon technology.
Specialty Devices > Drug Delivery Devices > News