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Symani Microsurgical System Cleared in Europe

Medical Microinstruments (MMI), a company based outside of Pisa, Italy, won the European CE Mark of approval for its Symani robotic surgical system. The product provides 7-20X scaling of hand movements, automatically removing tremors to allow for safe microsurgical and supermicrosurgical procedures. It is hoped that this impressive new device Read more…

New Device to Improve Surgical Illumination

Researchers from Texas A&M University have developed a new wireless device that allows for direct illumination during surgeries. This is an exciting development that can improve surgical illumination, make many existing procedures easier to perform, and potentially reduce complication rates. Regardless of how skilled a physician is, there are some Read more…

Fighting Obesity: Symposium Brings Global Thought Leaders Together to Advance Bariatric Surgery and its Impact on Patient Outcomes

By Johnson & Johnson Institute According to the World Health Organization (WHO), obesity is one of today’s most blatantly visible – yet most neglected – public health problems. Nearly 30 percent of the world’s population – 2.1 billion people – is overweight or obese. With data increasingly demonstrating that bariatric Read more…

Hill-Rom And EarlySense Define New Standard Of Care With Commercial Launch Of Patient Monitoring Technology For Centrella® Smart+ Beds

Press Release Continuous, Contact-Free Vitals Sensing and Analytics Help Tackle Failure-to-Rescue Challenges Faced by U.S. Hospitals. CHICAGO and WOBURN, Mass., Dec. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Hill-Rom (NYSE: HRC), a global provider of medical technologies and the world’s leading hospital bed manufacturer, today announced that EarlySense, the market leader in contact-free continuous monitoring solutions across the care Read more…

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