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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Boston Scientific’s ImageReady MRI labelling for the Vercise Gevia Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) system to be used in a full-body environment. Read more

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An EU project has opened up opportunities for the manufacture of customised minimally invasive devices that are fully compatible with MRI technology. Read more


A new study has found how prosthetic hands are represented in our brains. Read more


Medical imaging company, Canon Medical Systems, has reached a green milestone, offsetting 20,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2) from its ultrasound, X-ray, CT and MRI systems over three and half years in the UK. Read more


Medtronic has received the first FDA-approval for an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) system for use with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans Read more


Biotronik’s single and dual-chamber pacemakers and Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators (ICD) have gained European Commission (CE) approval for use in 3 Tesla (T) MRI scans worldwide Read more


Five uses of robotics in medtech Read more