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Tags: medical devices

10/18/2018

HealthDay touts nerve device as ‘more effective,’ but data is from unpublished study with no control group

2 9/19/2018

One woman’s account of spinal cord stimulator skips realities of medical device safety in U.S.

8/24/2018

Without an independent source, BuzzFeed’s story on a medical device for OCD doesn’t offer much beyond the news release

4/5/2018

Boston Globe overlooks evidence showing many patients not helped by ‘bionic’ joint replacements

2/1/2018

An Alzheimer’s study that included just 3 people: Does that warrant consumer news coverage?

1/24/2018

Doctor with industry ties call sleep apnea device ‘revolutionary’ and ‘a game changer’ in CBS News story

1/23/2018

High-tech buzzwords and scary patient anecdote dominate NBC’s story on ‘new approach’ for aortic aneurysms

11/30/2016

AP story on skin patch sweat monitor may make readers wonder: News or marketing?

7/18/2016

Kudos to WSJ for giving thorough look at ‘Heimlich alternative’ devices for choking victims

1 5/26/2016

WSJ’s look at apps and wearables for ‘text neck’ takes a measured approach