All Entries in the Category : Medical

Medical devices, implantable electronics, health & fitness and disposable medical electronics.

UTC Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results

HARTFORD, Conn., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) reported second quarter earnings per share of $1.84 and net income attributable to common shareowners of $1.7 billion, both up 8 percent over the year ago quarter.

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Boston Scientific Launches POLARIS™ Imaging System

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) has initiated full commercial launch of the new POLARIS™ Imaging System.  This system will support the Boston Scientific family of intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) catheters, including coronary, peripheral and intra-cardiac echo products.

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Welch Allyn leads $7M round for Cardiac Insight

A $7 million funding round for Cardiac, 1st reported by, was led by Welch Allyn and includes a collaboration deal, Cardiac Insight said yesterday.

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GE Healthcare faces economic, Obamacare challenges

GE Healthcare continues to face challenges in the United States market, where inpatient hospital admissions remain weak and the Affordable Care Act is making hospitals and clinics hesitant about buying new equipment, said General Electric chairman and CEO Jeff Immelt.

: Medical

GE Healthcare idles for another quarter

Industry giant GE posts another lackluster quarter for its healthcare business with flat sales and profits for Q2 and low expectations for the rest of the year.

: Medical

Next health care industry innovation could be your smartphone

The biggest health care device of the next 10 years very likely could be the one sitting in your pocket. The mobile health market could grow 800 percent to become a $41.8 billion industry, according to a study by Boston-based Lux Research Inc.

: Medical, Telecom

Zoll Medical buys second company in two weeks

Two weeks after buying a Minnesota startup that makes devices to treat patients with inadequate blood flow to the brain, Zoll Medical Corp. has announced the acquisition of a German company that makes a device to protect other critical organs during a heart attack.

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