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Abbott Receives Emergency Use Authorization For COVID-19 Test

Abbott has become the next major diagnostics company to receive an Emergency Use Authorization from the US FDA for a COVID-19 test.

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ACC 2020: SPYRAL HTN-OFF MED Results Support Medtronic’s Renal Denervation System

Three-month results of the SPYRAL HTN-OFF MED pivotal trial show renal denervation with Medtronic’s Symplicity Spyral system significantly reduced blood pressure in hypertensive patients not taking anti-hypertensive medications.

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COVID-19 Raises Demand For Butterfly's Single-Probe Ultrasound System

Butterfly Network is disseminating the lessons from China and Italy about the poential value of lung ultrasound in the management of COVID-19 patients with respiratory disease.

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Start-Up Spotlight: Iraq War Veteran Deploys ‘Bone Paint’ To Combat Traumatic Injuries

Theradaptive's “paint-like” regenerative therapeutic can be applied to any device to promote bone regrowth or regenerate tissue.

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QUOTED. 24 March 2020. Joseph Brennan.

US telehealth companies are seeing skyrocketing demand for devices and services. See what Joseph Brennan, a telehealth expert at Moonshot Health Consulting, said about it here.

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Telehealth Sees Skyrocketing Demand Amid Regulatory Expansion, Hopes To Last Beyond COVID-19 Crisis

US telehealth companies are seeing skyrocketing demand for devices and services, which offers opportunities and challenges during this COVID-19 crisis.

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FDA Says AI Regulations May Require More Congressional Authorities

The top official on artificial intelligence products at the US FDA says that while the agency has some authorities to implement regulatory oversight, it may need additional powers from Congress considering the direction the FDA may possibly take in regulating AI and machine learning products.

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UK Court Blocks Edwards’ TAVR Device For Patent Infringement

Edwards’ Pascal transcatheter valve repair devices has been blocked from most use after being found to infringe on Abbott’s patents by a British court.

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Device Week, 18 March 2020 – Canceled Surgeries, New Medtech Alliances

In this episode of our weekly podcast, Medtech Insight managing editor Marion Webb talks with deputy editor Reed Miller about her story on US hospitals canceling elective surgeries to preserve critical resources in response to COVID-19, and hospitals joining forces with medtechs to find rapid technological solutions to keep patients and caregivers healthy.

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QUOTED. 18 March 2020. Julian Goldman.

US health systems are canceling elective surgeries in response to COVID-19 to preserve critical resources. See what Julian Goldman, anesthesiologist and director of the Medical Device Interoperability and Cybersecurity program at Massachusetts General Hospital, had to say about the potential ramifications.

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