Clinical CareI'm A CPAP Dropout: Why Many Lose Sleep Over Apnea Treatment
Studies suggest that from one-third to more than 50% of patients either stop using their CPAP machine or never bother...
Five Things We Found In The FDA's Hidden Device Database
The FDA has released two decades of previously hidden data containing millions of injuries or malfunctions by medical devices.
Clinical CareMiracle Machine Makes Heroic Rescues — And Leaves Patients In Limbo
Experts caution that as ECMO becomes more available, it is also being used as a last-ditch attempt to buy more...
Clinical CareFDA Launches Pilot Program for Unapproved Cancer Therapies
Expanded Access provides patients with life-threatening diseases access to experimental medical products, including drugs, and biologic or medical devices.
More Than Half Of Surgical Stapler Malfunctions Went To Hidden FDA Database
The agency convened a meeting of experts this week to help it determine whether surgical staplers should be moved out...
Innovation5 Things You Didn't Expect to Hear About Connected Healthcare
Connected healthcare is not about technology, says a Partners HealthCare expert; changing physicians' culture, attitudes, and training could diminish burnout...
FDA To End Program That Hid Millions Of Reports On Faulty Medical Devices
FDA officials announced the decision to terminate the program in a statement on increasing transparency about the safety of breast...
InnovationParkinson's Tremors Vanish with Incisionless Surgery
FDA-approved focused ultrasound technology for tremor-predominant Parkinson's often instantly eliminates symptoms.
InnovationHHS Names KidneyX Redesign Phase 1 Winners
Phase 1 challenged innovators to submit a short proposal on approaches that could enable the design of new artificial kidney...
InnovationTelehealth Device Puts Power of Medical Exam Into Consumer's Hands
Tyto Care digital kit is available through Best Buy and participating health systems.
Clinical CareFDA: No More Mesh for Prolapse Repair
Manufacturers Boston Scientific and Coloplast have 10 days to provide exit plan for products.
Feds Indict 24 in Massive $1.2B Telemarketing, DME Scheme
Collectively, the executives, business owners and medical professionals involved in the conspiracy are accused of causing more than $1 billion...