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Researchers are developing a wearable robotic system for minimally invasive surgery, that will offer surgeons natural and dexterous movement as well as the ability to ‘sense’, ‘see’, control and safely navigate through the surgical environment. more

11 May 2017 09:00 Technology

Royal Philips, a provider of integrated image-guided therapy solutions has announced that it is developing an industry-first augmented-reality (AR) surgical navigation piece of technology. more

12 Jan 2017 11:55 News

A company specialising in virtual surgical training have released a new simulation focusing on patient-specific knee implants. more

13 Oct 2016 15:20 News

A new form of surgical device has been created by tissue repair device developer Zipline Medical which could potentially offer surgeons solutions over traditional metal staples. more

13 Sep 2016 12:10 Devices

Dr Thomas Frame and Dr Thomas Harle from Fourth State Medicine (4SM) speak to MPN about business achievements and industry innovations. more

8 Jun 2016 14:04 Opinion

DSM explains how its elastomer is being put to use in medical gowns to protect against hospital-acquired infections more

9 May 2016 10:30 Opinion

This infographic from Bain & Company looks at what happens when the forces of the healthcare market start to impact the medtech sector more

11 Feb 2016 11:56

Patients in England will soon have access to publicly-funded hand transplant procedures more

1 Feb 2016 12:01 News

Cipher Surgery’s updated copolyester OpClear device allows surgeons to clean laparoscopes during surgery without having to remove them from the patient more

11 Nov 2015 16:41 Devices

Stratasys 3D printers have been used by Nicklaus Children’s Hospital to print the life-like anatomical heart of 5-year-old Mia Gonzalez more

14 Oct 2015 12:16 News

A 3D printed model of a trachea helped surgeons perform a more accurate surgical procedure on a child at Great Ormond Street Hospital more

6 Oct 2015 11:11 News

As additive manufacturing continues to innovate and disrupt, Scott Rader, head of medical solutions at Stratasys, discusses the technology’s growing role within the healthcare industry more

14 Sep 2015 14:56 Opinion

A six-year-old boy suffering from brittle bone disease can stand again as a result of surgery using 3D technology more

8 Sep 2015 12:02 News

The Ostom-i Alert device by 11health to help over 20,000 patients in the UK that undergo stoma surgery every year more

1 Sep 2015 15:06 Devices

Plymouth-based, Preceptis Medical has created a device to deliver easier ear surgery to children more

21 Aug 2015 09:00 Devices

Galway medical device firm Vivasure has raised €700,000 in fresh funding from existing backers more

19 Aug 2015 09:00 News

Episurf Medical, a Swedish medical device technology company has established a UK subsidiary, to help with expansion plans more

3 Aug 2015 11:26 News

Tiny mechanical wrist could give needlescopic surgery a new degree of dexterity more

27 Jul 2015 13:44 News