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With the news that over 800 women with vaginal mesh implants were planning to take legal action against the NHS and medical device manufacturers such as Johnson & Johnson Lu Rahman looks at some of the issues issues surrounding this product. more

13 Jun 2017 15:10 News

Vaginal polymer implants said to caused pain and severe discomfort to over 800 women more

18 Apr 2017 11:37 News

Medical device company Boston Scientific is recalling a range of heart devices at its Galway plant after an issue was reported with the device’s locking mechanism. more

24 Feb 2017 11:00 News

Trade show organiser UBM has announced that its three-day Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) West Conference will be held on February 7-9 at the Anaheim Convention Centre. more

2 Jan 2017 09:00 News

A partnership between universities and industrial companies in Ireland has resulted in a new research centre opening in NUI Galway, according to the Irish Times. more

26 Sep 2016 10:40 News

US medical device tax was suspended at the beginning 2016 but the hiatus is only due to last until the end of next year more

12 May 2016 16:29 News

Boston Scientific reports that its first quarter profits were better than it had expected and has now raised its full-year revenue forecast more

3 May 2016 16:33 News

Due to the medical device tax suspension, Boston Scientific and Mayo Clinic are collaborating on the creation of medical devices more

29 Mar 2016 14:04 News

Boston Scientific has launched the AXIOS Stent and Electrocautery Enhanced Delivery System to help physicians manage two complications from pancreatitis using a minimally invasive endoscopic approach more

24 Mar 2016 11:15 News

Boston Scientific’s first polymer-based, drug-eluting stent designed to treat peripheral lesions above the knee approved in Europe more

1 Mar 2016 17:17 News

As the first month of 2016 is already over we look back at our most popular stories from the medtech sector so far more

3 Feb 2016 09:00 Opinion

Boston Scientific is being accused of using counterfeit resin from China to make vaginal meshes that put women’s health at risk more

18 Jan 2016 16:03 News

Boston Scientific has launched LithoVue, a single-use, digital, flexible ureteroscope for minimally invasive endoscopic procedures to diagnose and treat stones and other conditions of the kidney, ureter and bladder more

13 Jan 2016 11:04 Technology

An engineer has been sentenced to a year in prison for stealing medical device designs from Boston Scientific more

4 Jan 2016 09:40 News

Boston Scientific has announced the first implants of the Watchman FLX Left Atrial Appendage Closure more

30 Nov 2015 11:57 News

The Majestic clinical trial assessing Boston Scientific’s Eluvia drug-eluting vascular stent system reflected a primary patency rate of more than 96% more

27 Oct 2015 09:34 News

The Innova Vascular Self-Expanding stent by Boston Scientific prevents the blocking of arteries in the leg more

2 Sep 2015 14:51 News

Boston Scientific’s acquisition of three men’s health devices from American Medical Systems (AMS), will create a new division, expected to bring in sales of nearly $1 billion a year more

6 Aug 2015 15:59 News

Boston Scientific has entered into an agreement with Endo International to acquire the American Medical Systems urology portfolio, which includes the Men's Health and Prostate Health businesses. more

3 Mar 2015 11:30 News

Up and away: Boston Scientific Corporation has received CE Mark and begun the European launch of the Agent Paclitaxel-Coated PTCA balloon catheter more

24 Jul 2014 10:44 News