FDA, Cardinal Health Assess Scope of Potential Contamination Risk

Dr. Jeffrey E. Shuren MD, JD, Director - CDRH Offices: Office of the Center Director, released the following statement on Thursday (January 16, 2020): “On Jan. 11 and again on Jan. 15, 2020, medical device manufacturer Cardinal Health alerted its customers to...

U.S Health System Uses Medtronic Stealth Autoguide Cranial Robotic Guidance Platform

Phoenix Children’s Hospital is the first-ever health system in the U.S. to receive and deploy the newly FDA-cleared Medtronic Stealth Autoguide platform.

Cook Medical TriForce Peripheral Crossing Set Now Available

Cook Medical’s TriForce® Peripheral Crossing Set is now commercially available. As of January 2020, these products are available to physicians in the United States to support procedures to treat patients with vascular obstructions.

PENTAX Medical Launches IMAGINA Endoscopy System in U.S.

IMAGINA offers practitioners a modern user interface and unique endoscope design to provide excellent visualization, improve the operator experience and positively influence long-term patient care costs.

CapsoVision Inc. CapsoCam Plus Capsule Endoscopy

The device is the size of a large vitamin capsule and holds four cameras and LED lights that capture images as the pill progresses through the GI tract. Similar devices on the market have a single forward-facing camera that sometimes misses pathology. The CapsoCam Plus cameras, which look sideways, get a very up-close and detailed view of the interior of the intestines. And, unlike other devices, this one is wireless and can be used on patients with pacemakers. A convenient CapsoCloud service allows the physician to review the video and create report from anywhere.



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