Techno Trends

This section brings to you the latest innovations, inventions and breakthrough technologies that are transforming the healthcare scenario.

Freestyle Libre Flash Helps to Monitor Blood Glucose Levels Daily

Abbotts Freestyle Libre Flash is a breakthrough diabetes device that helps to monitor blood glucose levels daily The device makes life considerably better and less painful for diabetics The device is a continuous glucose monitoring system that does not require adult diabetics to prick themselves ..

MyoVista®, a Breakthrough hsECG Device Available in Canada

USbased HeartSciences announced that MyoVista is a breakthrough high sensitivity electrocardiograph hsECG testing device The device helps to screen patients for cardiac diseases now available in Canada It relies on a mathematical method known as continuous wavelet transform to process ECG data in a ..

NuVasive Launches LessRay Software Technology System

NuVasive Inc NUVA has announced the commercial launch of its LessRay software technology system Per NuVasive this LessRay system is based on a propriety software algorithm and hardware components The system is designed to address overexposure to radiation in hospital Operating Rooms OR particular..

World’s First Medical Smart Watch Launched for Monitoring Heart Rate and Blood Oxygen

Taiwan Biophotonic Co tBPC announced the launch of its oCareTM Pro 100 the worlds first medical smart watch for monitoring heart rate and blood oxygen This first fingerfree wrist pulse oximeter helps to move forward in the wearable healthcare and medical devices space The oCareTM Pro 100 provides..

A First-of-its-Kind Medical Device to Treat Esophageal Atresia in Infants

USbased Cook Medicals Flourish Pediatric Esophageal Atresia Device is used to nonsurgically repair the esophagus in infants who were born with their upper esophagus disconnected from their lower esophagus and stomach esophageal atresia This device treats infants up to one year old for a birth def..

World's Smallest, Longest-Lasting Wireless MRI-Compatible Pacemaker Gets UFDA Approval

Abbott announced that it has received US Food and Drug Administration FDA approval for Magnetic Resonance MRconditional labeling for both the Assurity MRI pacemaker and the Tendril MRI pacing lead With the approval the Assurity MRI pacemaker is now the world39s smallest longestlasting wireless MR..

gammaCore® Cluster Headache Treatment Device Gets FDA Approval

USbased ElectroCore announced that FDA has approved gammaCore the first noninvasive vagus nerve stimulation therapy applied at the neck for acute treatment of pain associated with episodic cluster headache in adult patients The device works on a simple principle mild electrical pulse to the vagu..

VolitionRx Limited Launches its Novel Nu.QTM Colorectal Cancer Screening Triage Test

VolitionRx Limited has launched its NuQTM Colorectal Cancer Screening Triage Test across the Europe The novel blood test developed at Volition39s laboratories in Belgium in association with Hvidovre Hospital University of Copenhagen has demonstrated the potential to reduce colonoscopies by up to ..

Global Genomics Group Announces Breakthrough Diagnostic Biomaker for Plaque Detection in the Heart

Global Genomics Group G3 a precisionmedicinebased biopharmaceutical company announced its first precision diagnostic biomarker knowPLAQUETM for the detection of atherosclerotic coronary artery disease knowPLAQUETM is a massspectrometrybased metabolomics diagnosis biomarker signature for the detecti..

Olympus Introduces Contained Tissue Extraction System, Restoring Healthcare Option for Gynecologists and Women

Olympus America Inc introduces the nextgeneration laparoscopic PK Morcellator a complete solution for laparoscopic tissue containment and extraction Nextgeneration Tissue Extraction System comprises the PneumoLiner a firstofitskind containment device cleared by the FDA for gynecologic surgery in Apr..