Efforts in Congress to repeal the medical device tax have been caught up in debates over health reform and jobs, obscuring a fundamental question: Should a nation committed to medical progress impose an excise tax on it?
Stryker announced FDA clearance to use the Mako robotic surgery system for total hip replacement, as well as the launches of a new bone matrix and spine-stabilizing cervical plate at the American Academy of Orthopaedic […]
Qmed’s countdown of the top 10 medical device hubs in the United States includes feedback from our audience (we’ve thus far received 200 votes in our poll, which is still open) along with data on […]
See what it can do. A new surgical robot can make the micro-scale movements needed for a particularly delicate procedure: cataract surgery. Axsis, a system developed by Cambridge Consultants, is a small, teleoperated robot with […]