Despite 14 deaths and the FDA action, doctors and patients said the benefits of the SynchroMed device outweighed the risks.
Updated: June 27, 2013, - 09:15 PM
The action follows an earlier notice to customers about potential problems.
Updated: June 27, 2013, - 04:53 PM
Medtronic paid $2.5 million to have independent researchers look into the safety of its spine fusion product. The results were made public Monday.
Updated: June 18, 2013, - 05:45 AM
The company recalled earlier devices because leads were damaged by abrasion. New devices have special coating and new algorithm.
Updated: June 11, 2013, - 10:29 PM
Minnetonka company now has U.S. reimbursement in Minnesota.
Updated: June 06, 2013, - 11:13 PM
An online journal reports one failed defibrillator connection and points to the Riata recall.
Updated: June 05, 2013, - 06:58 AM
The University of Minnesota is opening a bigger and better Medical Devices Center, and they want the public to take...
Updated: May 30, 2013, - 07:51 PM
The layoffs come at a time when earnings were better than expected.
Updated: May 22, 2013, - 08:31 AM
Absorb, by Abbott Labs, could be a significant upgrade, maybe transformational, if it works.
Updated: May 08, 2013, - 09:13 PM