Overall admission rates for orthopedic implantable medical devices (IMDs) were up substantially in 2009, compared with 2003, a new report by the U.S. General Accounting Office has found. Admission rate patterns for cardiac implantable medical devices were mixed.
Updated: June 16, 2012, - 03:22 PM
Despite state's prominence in drug testing, few who could benefit from early access to therapy know it exists.
Updated: June 15, 2012, - 09:19 PM
The federal government said the device maker didn't pay appropriate warranty credits.
Updated: May 31, 2012, - 09:17 PM
ProUroCare says its device can help doctors detect possible prostate problems and map changes to the prostate over time.
Updated: May 26, 2012, - 05:10 PM
Med-tech firm will reduce the U.S. workforce by 1,000 but add 1,500 abroad in fiscal year 2013.
Updated: May 22, 2012, - 09:11 PM
Analysts see a booming market for transcatheter heart valves. But most of the sales will be in Europe -- for now.
Updated: May 20, 2012, - 08:41 AM
Advanced Circulatory Systems' devices have found a niche with the military and paramedics.
Updated: May 19, 2012, - 06:46 AM
Prosecutors studied whether it had promoted "off-label" uses for its bone graft product but found no wrongdoing, the company said.
Updated: May 16, 2012, - 09:20 PM
On a recent trip to Sioux Falls, S.D., we discovered something we had never noticed before. The falls. It was a green oasis on a gorgeous early March day.
Updated: May 12, 2012, - 01:15 PM