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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

Propeller Health enters into collaboration to connect Breezhaler devices to its platform
Propeller Health and Novartis Pharma (NVS), have announced a collaboration to develop a custom add-on sensor for the Breezhaler inhaler, a device used for the company's portfolio of COPD treatments (Ultibro Breezhaler, Onbrez Breezhaler and Seebri Breezhaler), connecting these medications to Propeller's digital health platform.
Specialty Devices > Anesthesia & Respiratory Devices > News
FDA approves Teva’s two new RespiClick maintenance inhalers to treat asthma
By MDBR Staff Writer
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries has secured approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its new RespiClick maintenance inhalers to treat adolescent and adult patients with asthma.
Specialty Devices > Anesthesia & Respiratory Devices > News

Cardiovascular Devices

FDA approves Medtronic’s CoreValve Evolut PRO Valve for severe aortic stenosis
By MDBR Staff Writer
Medtronic has secured approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its CoreValve Evolut Pro transcatheter valve to treat severe aortic stenosis.
Specialty Devices > Cardiovascular Devices > News
ZOLL secures Health Canada approval for two new models of AEDS
ZOLL Medical, an Asahi Kasei Group Company that manufactures medical devices and related software solutions, announced that Health Canada has approved the ZOLL AED 3 and the ZOLL AED 3 BLS (basic life support) automated external defibrillators for marketing and distribution in Canada.
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

DJO Global introduces new osteoarthritis knee brace
By MDBR Staff Writer
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
Stryker launches Mako robotic-arm assisted total knee application
Stryker has launched new robotic-arm assisted total knee arthroplasty application for use with its Mako System at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) annual meeting in San Diego.
Specialty Devices > Orthopedic Devices > News

Drug Delivery Devices

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
FDA approves Tryton's side branch stent for coronary bifurcation lesions
By MDBR Staff Writer
Tryton Medical has secured approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Tryton Side Branch Stent to treat coronary bifurcation lesions.
Specialty Devices > Drug Delivery Devices > News