The history of surgical robots, although a brief one, cannot be overlooked. From “promise” and “potential” to real-time implementation, the journey of surgical robots has been swift. But is robotics healthcare technology’s next frontier? One writer investigates here.
Radiation measurement often requires different devices for varying applications, adding to the complexity of data collection. To that end, Fluke Biomedical has unveiled the RaySafe 452 Survey Meter, which reduces the number of devices technicians need to carry, learn, and calibrate.
Pittsburgh-based Innovatus Imaging announces the addition of Dave Johnson, a seasoned executive for medical device and healthcare companies, to its leadership team. Johnson joins as CEO, replacing Innovatus Imaging’s founder Dennis Wulf, who will now serve as chairman of the board.
Innovators with devices designed to improve neonatal or NICU care can compete to win $150,000 in the “Make Your Medical Device Pitch for Kids!” competition, which is funded by the National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation (NCC-PDI). The competition will be held on September 22 in conjunction with the 7th Annual Pediatric Device Innovation Symposium.
In this Up Front column, 24x7 Magazine chief editor Keri Forsythe-Stephens discusses the rise of artificial intelligence and the implications it has for U.S. industries—and the HTM sector, in particular.