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Category: Medical devices


Is summertime bringing new wave of ads for artificial knees?

12 5/30/2012

DaVinci robot: “a pseudo-innovation — increases costs without improving patients’ health”


Including a medical arms race angle in a local health care story – “hot potato” indeed

2 3/23/2012

Sobering reminder: just because it is intuitively obvious doesn’t mean it’s true


New survey shows FDA employees’ medical device approval concerns


Important shared decision-making questions on knee replacement surgery


Salt Lake Tribune shows how to scrutinize new technology claims by local hospital


“$430 Million Proton Beam Center War” – latest chapter playing out in San Diego


Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel keeps adding to its “Side Effects” series


Surgeon blogs that robotic surgery is all hype and no substance