Category: Medical devices

9/18/2018

What did journalists overlook about the Apple Watch ‘heart monitor’ feature?

1 7/24/2018

Essure’s demise isn’t an end to medical device safety problems

9 7/17/2018

Local news hype of robotic surgery doesn’t match many hysterectomy patients’ experiences

4/10/2018

Gee-whiz news coverage doesn’t ask whether mobile stroke units will help patients

1 3/12/2018

LifeVest study results: PR spin machine in full effect at American College of Cardiology meeting

2/5/2018

Wearable defibrillator is said to save lives, but patients and doctors question at what cost

9/19/2017

Why ‘approved’ medical devices may not be safe: A new addition to our toolkit

9/18/2017

At least five reported deaths linked to weight loss balloons: Why it may be the ‘tip of the iceberg’

4 9/7/2016

Seven intriguing angles on the EpiPen price-gouging story

1/15/2016

Faulty medical devices stay on the market even after manufacturers know there are problems