All Entries in the Category : Medical

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

6 Products St. Jude Medical is Banking On in 2014

St. Jude Medical reported a solid first quarter Wednesday beating analyst estimates of earnings per share by a penny. The Minnesota medical device maker had revenue of $1.36 billion in the quarter ended March 29, up 2% from $1.34 billion it garnered in the same quarter a year ago.

: Medical

Flexible Stick-on Electronic Patches: Skinnables

Wearable technology is just about to take off, but we can already take a peek at what’s coming after smartwatches and the like. A team of engineers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Northwestern University have made health monitors in the form of stick-on electronic patches.

: Medical, R&D, Wearable

Apple Healthbook Rumor: Industry Experts React

Two weeks ago, a reported leak sparked rumors Apple is developing Healthbook, a health and fitness tracking platform, presumably set to be unveiled with the release of iOS 8 in June.

: Medical

Global Medical Device EMS Market 2014-2018

TechNavio’s analysts forecast the Global Medical Device Manufacturing Services Outsourcing market to grow at a CAGR of 11.86 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the advancement in healthcare technologies.

: EMS, Medical

Echo Therapeutics Announces 2013 Financial Results

PHILADELPHIA, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Echo Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: ECTE), a medical device company developing its Symphony® CGM System as a non-invasive, wireless continuous glucose monitoring system, today announced financial results for the year ended December 31, 2013.

: Medical |

Lacroix partners up with BodyCap

EMS-provider Lacroix Electronics is manufacturing for BodyCap. Under the agreement, Lacroix is manufacturing miniaturized electronic capsules for BodyCap.

: EMS, Medical

St. Jude gets FDA approval for three new pacemakers

St. Jude Medical Inc. has received regulatory approval to sell three new pacemakers, including one that aims to reduce the need for repeat surgery.

: Medical