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CIRTEC to Invest in Core Manufacturing, LLC

March 11, 2013 12:01 pm | Cirtec Medical Systems | News | Comments

CIRTEC Medical Systems, LLC and Core Manufacturing, LLC are pleased to announce that CIRTEC has made a strategic investment that will result in the Company taking a significant equity and controlling board position in Core Manufacturing, LLC; a new entity formed in cooperation with the Alfred Mann Foundation for Scientific Research optimizing its active implantable device manufacturing facility.


Digitizer for Reverse Engineering Geometric Shapes

March 11, 2013 11:36 am | by MDT Staff | Techno, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The new digitizing probe mounts easily to any Techno CNC plasma machine. The user-friendly TechProbe software will digitize an object with simple or complex geometric shapes.

150 Watt Isolated DC-DC Converters

March 11, 2013 11:29 am | by MDT Staff | Murata Power Solutions | Product Releases | Comments

Murata today announced availability of the Murata Power Solutions PAQ series of 150 Watt isolated DC-DC converters. Packaged as an industry standard open-frame quarter brick module with through-hole mounting, the converter has a 2:1 input range of 36 - 75 VDC around a nominal 48 VDC input.


ZOLL Wins Patent Infringement Case Against ELan Med GmbH

March 11, 2013 11:26 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

CHELMSFORD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 11, 2013--ZOLL Medical Corporation, a manufacturer of medical devices and related software solutions, announced today that the District Court of Munich, Germany, ruled in favor of ZOLL in granting an injunction against ELan Med GmbH of Cologne, Germany, for...


EN 60950 Approved DC/DC Converters

March 11, 2013 10:52 am | by MDT Staff | Micropower Direct Llc | Product Releases | Comments

Available immediately from MicroPower Direct, the G200EI series is a family of compact 2W, EN 60950 approved DC/DC converters. These converters are specifically designed for board level power applications that require small size, robust operation, high input/output isolation levels and low cost.

Bench Top Tubing Cutter for Tube Processing

March 11, 2013 10:48 am | by MDT Staff | AZCO Corp. | Product Releases | Comments

AZCO Corp. introduces a bench top tubing cutter for tube processing. This compact unit is ideal for flexible tubing including hosing, latex, medical tubing, nylon tubing, polyethylene, polyurethane, polypropylene, PVC, rubber hose, silicone, Tygon, and vinyl tubing.

SurgiCount Medical Announces The Appointment Of Michael Roux As Vice President of Product Management

March 11, 2013 10:09 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

SurgiCount Medical, Inc., the wholly owned operating subsidiary of Patient Safety Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:PSTX), today announced that Michael Roux has joined the Company in the position of Vice President of Product Management.  Mr. Roux will oversee the development and management of ...


AtriCure Appoints Robert S. White to its Board of Directors

March 11, 2013 9:00 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

WEST CHESTER, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 11, 2013--AtriCure, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATRC), a medical device company and a leader in cardiac surgical ablation systems for the treatment of atrial fibrillation, or AF, and systems for the exclusion of the left atrial appendage, today announced that Robert...


Data Presented at ACC 2013 Confirms Use of Corus@ CAD in Women with Suspected Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease Influences Patient Management Decisions

March 11, 2013 8:31 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

CardioDx, Inc., a pioneer in the field of cardiovascular genomic diagnostics, today announced results of a prospective study that evaluated how Corus@ CAD, a blood-based gene expression test, influenced cardiologists' patient management decisions in women with suspected obstructive coronary...


NovaSom is AASM’s First Approved Out of Center Sleep Test Provider

March 11, 2013 8:04 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

GLEN BURNIE, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 11, 2013--NovaSom, Inc., the leader in home sleep testing and cost-saving solutions for Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) management, today announced it has been recognized by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) as the first Approved Out of Center Sleep...


Mazor Robotics to Present at Barclays Global Healthcare Conference

March 11, 2013 8:00 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

CAESAREA, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 11, 2013--Mazor Robotics Ltd. (TASE:MZOR), the developer of Renaissance™, an innovative surgical guidance system and its complementary products, today announced that Ori Hadomi, Mazor Robotics’ Chief Executive Officer, will present at the Barclays Global...


St. Jude Medical Announces Launch of 3D Vessel Reconstruction Technology in Japan

March 11, 2013 8:00 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 11, 2013--St. Jude Medical, Inc. (NYSE:STJ), a global medical device company, today announced the launch of its ILUMIEN ™ OPTIS ™ System, a next-generation technology designed to help physicians make personalized stenting decisions based on each patient’s...


iCAD and Invivo Announce Global Strategic Agreement to Deliver MRI Solutions Worldwide

March 11, 2013 8:00 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

GAINESVILLE, Fla. & NASHUA, N.H.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 11, 2013--Invivo, a Philips Healthcare Business, and a worldwide leader in MRI, and iCAD, Inc. (Nasdaq: ICAD), a leading provider of advanced imaging and radiation therapy technologies for the detection and treatment of cancer, today...


American Academy of Private Physicians (AAPP) Selects Itamar-Medical’s EndoPAT™ and WatchPAT™ Products to Promote Patient Wellness

March 11, 2013 8:00 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

CAESAREA, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 11, 2013--Itamar-Medical (TASE: ITMR), the world's leader of noninvasive technology for diagnosis of cardiovascular health, announced today that it has an agreement with the American Academy of Private Physicians (AAPP) to include Itamar's EndoPAT &...


The Six Lines of Code that Could Bring Down a Hospital

March 11, 2013 6:00 am | by Mass Device | News | Comments

Using fairly rudimentary hacking techniques, researchers have exposed vulnerabilities in a variety of medical devices, most recently in a Philips Xper hospital management system that buckled under the force of a mere 6 lines of code. The Xper device often connects with hospital machines and patient databases that could be compromised by someone with the know-how and motive to infiltrate the system.


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