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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. 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. 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 more

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

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

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

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

Four medical technology projects have been awarded between £80,000 and £125,000 each by the Medtech Accelerator. more

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Medical technologies developed within the NHS will be sold around the world in a new initiative to help inject funding into the NHS. more

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The government has named the Northern Health Science Alliance (NHSA) as its delivery partner for the Life Sciences Industrial Strategy Sector Deal. more

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Later this year, the health watchdog NICE will recommend that vaginal mesh operations are banned from treating organ prolapse, the BBC has discovered. more

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A number of devices and digital solutions are being backed by NHS in the organisation’s latest programme to develop and spread new ideas, equipment and technology that could potentially save lives and money. more

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Nurses at the Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust are saving time and improving patient care thanks to the introduction of vital signs monitoring devices. more

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The House of Lords Science and Technology Committee took evidence for its inquiry into Life Sciences and the Industrial Strategy on Thursday 9 November. The committee questioned representatives from NHS England, Innovate UK and Catapults. more

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An event organised by the Medtech Accelerator in partnership with the Eastern AHSN and Health Enterprise East was attended by innovators of medical technology. more

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The government has rejected calls to ban vaginal mesh implants after MPs debated its use to treat women affected by pelvic organ prolapse and incontinence following childbirth. more

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A system designed to automatically measure glucose levels through a sensor has been approved by the NHS and will be available for reimbursement across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland from 1 November. more

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The NHS is spending millions of pounds on out-dated, limited and inefficient pagers every year, according to a new report by digital solutions company, CommonTime. more

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