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NHS figures obtained by The Guardian have revealed that thousands of women have undergone surgery to have vaginal mesh implants removed. more

Aug 17, 2017 4:30 PM Devices

A report has been released by the NHS on the use of vaginal mesh implants in women following controversy surrounding the devices. Campaign group disappointed at the lack of action by NHS. more

Jul 27, 2017 12:10 PM Devices

Medical Plastics News takes a look at some of the biggest stories that have emerged over the past week. more

Jul 21, 2017 11:50 AM News

New funding has been announced to support the uptake of medical technologies on the NHS in the North West and across the UK. more

Jul 17, 2017 10:15 AM News

DNA readers could be available on the NHS within the next five years to help diagnose infectious diseases, The Telegraph have reported. more

Jul 11, 2017 12:05 PM Devices

A clinical trial between the NHS and Bristol-based firm Open Bionics is hoping to change the way children can access prosthetic hands through the health service. more

Jun 19, 2017 1:45 PM Technology

A company aimed at improving diabetes care has revealed during Diabetes Week that it has managed to save the NHS more than £25 million. more

Jun 14, 2017 2:25 PM News

When we launched Digital Health Age – a sister publication to Medical Plastics News – just over two years ago, we knew from our work in the medical device sector, that the market held promise. We didn’t realise just how much. Lu Rahman explains more

Jun 13, 2017 9:30 AM Opinion

Paul Jakeway, Marketing Director at skin care expert Deb, discusses how investing in digital solutions can drastically improve patient outcomes and increase efficiency. more

Jun 12, 2017 12:20 PM Opinion

Peter Rose, Maetrics takes a look at NHS barcoding and its importance for the medical device sector. more

Jun 8, 2017 3:00 PM News

Britain’s medtech industry has called for government policies that work domestically to promote strong and vibrant export performance more

May 9, 2017 11:09 AM News

Engineers and scientists from Heriot-Watt University have been awarded £1.3million to make advanced medical devices smaller, better, smarter and cheaper than current versions more

May 3, 2017 1:17 PM Technology

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

Apr 18, 2017 11:37 AM News

Medical device company Olberon has developed a product to help doctors and nurses insert needles into patients’ blood. more

Mar 7, 2017 2:45 PM News

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation has become the UK’s first NHS hospital to use a cutting-edge robot to help improve complex brain surgery. more

Mar 3, 2017 3:10 PM News

Medical product design company FutureNova has announced it has made its first successful sale in the United States for its FlipPad sterile iPad case. more

Feb 20, 2017 9:50 AM News

A medtech innovation briefing (MIB) has been issued by the National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) on digital technology company, Adherium’s, Smartinhaler. more

Jan 12, 2017 3:20 PM News

Breast implants and medicine in the UK are to be printed with barcodes to help improve patient safety. more

Jan 3, 2017 8:20 AM News

NHS England will provide further funding for bionic eye implants to help people with Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP), an inherited disease that causes blindness. more

Dec 22, 2016 11:30 AM News

A new payment system that will allow for the accelerated uptake of medtech devices and apps by NHS England has been announced. more

Nov 3, 2016 10:05 AM News