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Brexit negotiators have a duty to protect millions of patients on both sides of the Channel, a coalition from the UK’s health sector has said. Read more

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Nine out of ten regional NHS plans fail to pay enough attention to the role of medical technology, according to a new report. Read more

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Registration is now open for Med-Tech Innovation Expo, the UK and Ireland’s leading showcase for medical design and manufacturing technology. Read more

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A parliamentary report is calling on the NHS in Scotland to stop using mesh devices to treat stress urinary incontinence (SUI) and pelvic organ prolapse (POP). Read more

Devices

The NHS is making a device available to women with stress urinary incontinence (SUI) to help them strengthen their pelvic floor muscles. Read more

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Lu Rahman discusses how unrealistic expectations of 'beauty' are affecting young people and why regulation may be the answer to cosmetic surgery. Read more

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A medical negligence law firm has raised concerns over the UK government’s announcement for the use of surgical mesh in treating stress urinary incontinence (SUI). Read more

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The NHS could save almost £7bn in five years if it adopts new diagnostic tests as they come onto the market, new research shows. Read more

Technology

The way that innovation is brought to market has changed. If you work in health or technology, it’s unlikely that you’ll have missed the surge in accelerators and incubators in recent years. Read more

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Top doctors met with UK space experts to see how astronomic technology could be adapted for use on the NHS. Read more

Technology

A new report by the House of Lords Science and Technology Committee has raised serious concerns over the government’s commitment to delivering the Life Sciences Industrial Strategy. Read more

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A hospital in Birmingham is the first in the country to use a robotic-arm to assist with hip replacement surgery. Read more

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On 25 April at Med-Tech Innovation Expo, Paul Hanmer, centre manager for medtech at Trustech will discuss why the NHS needs to adopt technological innovations. Read more

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It’s always good to think about female health – its pioneers, the medtech aimed at women and made by women – particularly on International Women's Day Read more

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A new scheme has been launched across four regions in the UK for SMEs to join digital health accelerators. Read more

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A review into a number of medical products that have caused public scandals has been announced by the government. Read more

Devices

The government has announced that it will conduct an audit into the number of women who have been harmed by vaginal mesh implants. Read more

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Bhaskar Sambasivan, SVP and Global Markets Leader, Life Sciences, Cognizant writes about why the UK's life sciences industry needs to make the digital switch. Read more

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A woman is suing medical device maker Bayer after experiencing agonising pain due to a controversial contraceptive implant. Read more

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The Centre for Process Innovation (CPI), the UK’s technology innovation provider for process manufacturing, has begun the first phase of its ‘Medicines Smart Packaging’ project. Read more