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Orthopedics and Spine
New surgical technique makes prosthetic limbs feel real
MIT researchers have developed a new surgical technique that makes prosthetic limbs feel like real limbs. It could also help reduce the rejection rate of prosthetic limbs. “We’re talking about a dramatic improvement in patient care,” said Hugh Herr, a professor of media...
June 7, 2017
Cardiovascular / Cardiology
FDA Clears Sentinel Cerebral Protection Device from Claret Medical
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Sentinel Cerebral Protection System (Claret Medical), a filter device used during transcatheter aortic valve replacement procedures to reduce the risk of stroke caused by embolic debris, the company announced today. The clearance comes...
June 7, 2017
Orthopedics and Spine
3D Printed Medical Devices Market Valued at $1469.4 million by 2026
3D printed medical devices are state-of-the-art medical devices that involve a process of developing three-dimensional solid objects from a digital model. Patient specific treatment is the main advantage of 3D printing technology in the healthcare industry. In the domain of healthcare, 3D printing...
June 5, 2017
Cardiovascular / Cardiology
3D Printed Stents for Children That Grow With Patient’s Vessels
Sadly, it is not only old people that receive cardiac stent implants. Often young children with certain cardiovascular conditions can benefit significantly from stent implantations and conduits, but because vasculature grows along with the rest of the body, the stents’ benefits can be...
June 5, 2017
Resource Library
Use Your Internship to Network for Your Career
One of the most sought after experiences for many college students is to partake in an internship applicable to their studies. An internship can be extremely valuable, and an important aspect of an internship position is the significant opportunity to network with professionals...
May 31, 2017
Cardiovascular / Cardiology
AtaCor Medical has novel new method to pace the heart under development
We at Legacy MedSearch are sharing some wonderful technology news from AtaCor Medical written by: Rick Sanghera, Co-Founder & CEO at AtaCor Medical, Inc.  Please be sure to click the link below to take you to the full article and a pretty amazing video.  Make...
May 31, 2017
Orthopedics and Spine
Hyalex Orthopaedics Raises $16 Million Series A Financing and Appoints CEO
BOSTON, May 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Hyalex Orthopaedics, a medical device company advancing new products that feature HYALEX™ technology, a synthetic polymer that mimics cartilage, today announced it has raised $16 million in Series A financing. The financing was led by Canaan Partners,...
May 31, 2017
Surgery and Surgical Robotics
SELLING in the O.R. — 6 Rules For Knowing When to Speak Up… and When to Keep Your Mouth Shut
We wanted to share a great article from Hannibal Bray – Medical Device Sales Leader & Coach, New Technology Expert.  Make sure to click the link below to read the article in its entirety and share his article with your connections. 1. The Patient Always Comes...
May 25, 2017
Cardiovascular / Cardiology
26 Deaths Prompt Abbott Recall of Thoratec Heart Pumps 
Abbott (NYSE:ABT) is recalling nearly 29,000 controllers for the HeartMate II implantable heart pump made by its Thoratec subsidiary after 26 patients died trying to change out the controllers on their own. The March 29 recall of 28,882 controllers for the HeartMate II...
May 24, 2017
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