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5 Things You Missed in Infection Control

June 30, 2015 | by Rebecca Rudolph, editor | Comments

The hot topic of infection control was the theme of conversation this weekend. 

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We've Come a Long Way in Catheters

June 23, 2015 9:18 am | by Sam Brusco, associate editor of Medical Design Technology | Comments

Catheters have been used throughout history and were made with all sorts of uncomfortable materials. 

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We've Come a Long Way in Sutures

June 23, 2015 9:15 am | by Sam Brusco, associate editor of Medical Design Technology | Comments

The earliest mention of sutures as we know them came in 3,000 B.C., in ancient Egypt, and the oldest known suture dates back to a mummy from 1,100 B.C.

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Sizing Up the Pain Management Therapy Market

June 22, 2015 9:42 am | by Elizabeth A Reid, Content Manager, Guidepoint | Comments

Post-operative opioid use for pain treatment continues to be a hot — sometimes contentious — topic for doctors, an expert said. 

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Recent Releases: Equipment Carts, Retrieval Bags and More Now Available

June 19, 2015 9:16 am | by Rebecca Rudolph, editor | Comments

This week, we were informed of some exciting products that have just been released to the market.

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Growing Risks and Concerns with Bacteria-Exposed Scrubs

June 15, 2015 9:33 am | by Karan Jhunjhunwala, founder and CEO, LifeThreads | Comments

Apparel has been proven to carry harmful bacteria, and LifeThreads' founder and CEO says it's time for facilities to start talking about their options. 

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Wearable Device Could Control Blood Loss

June 9, 2015 9:51 am | by Sean Fenske, Editor-in-Chief of Medical Design Technology | Comments

The small device would clip onto the patient's ear and use neural stimulation to control blood loss.

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Recent Releases: Dual Panel Systems, Desks, New Instruments Now Available

June 5, 2015 9:01 am | by Rebecca Rudolph, editor | Comments

This week, suppliers such as Edgeco, Healthmark, MediDose and Stryker filled us in on their latest releases. 

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Learning from Jenner

June 2, 2015 10:40 am | by Rebecca Rudolph, editor | Comments

After reflecting on Caitlyn Jenner's surgeries, the basics of patient experience are only reiterated. 

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We've Come a Long Way in Skin Transplantation

June 2, 2015 10:19 am | by Sam Brusco, Associate Editor of Medical Design Technology | Comments

Skin transplantation goes all the way back to ancient India, circa 3,000-2,500 B.C.

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Recent Releases: Electrosurgery Unit, UV Disinfector and More Reach Market

May 29, 2015 8:50 am | by Rebecca Rudolph, editor | Comments

Suppliers have shared their new products with us, including new electrosurgery units, warming cabinets, protection trays, disinfectant and UV decontamination systems.

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Leaving the Stone Age Behind

May 28, 2015 9:14 am | by Rebecca Rudolph, editor | Comments

The healthcare industry needs innovation if it wants to continue serving patients at high levels.

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Progress in Mini-Laparoscopic Surgery

May 27, 2015 10:13 am | by Gustavo Carvalho, M.D., PhD | Comments

Mini-laparoscopy is the future of laparoscopic procedures, a surgeon predicts. 

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How Bariatric Surgery Effects Youth Patients

May 22, 2015 2:28 pm | by American College of Surgeons | Comments

ACS bariatric experts talk about how youth react to bariatric surgery. 

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Recent Releases: New Lighting, Patient Positioning Options Released

May 22, 2015 9:28 am | by Rebecca Rudolph, editor | Comments

Lights and magnifiers, patient positioning and urology all have new options available. 

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Real-Time Patient/Doctor Feedback for Implanted Medical Devices

May 21, 2015 1:52 pm | by Mark Russell, Senior Global Market Manager, Medical Electronics, Bal Seal Engineering, Inc. | Comments

The greatest challenge facing the development of connected medical devices is the desire to gather information beyond simply how the device is functioning. 

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