Medical device

Finding the Right Catheter

Before jumping onto any kind of information on Catheter Manufacturers, lets first get to know what a Catheter is and what is its use. In a general medical language, a Catheter is a thin tube which is made of medically approved grade materials. A catheter comes in use for various purposes. Catheters are mostly tailor-made

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What You Need to Know About Medical Device Hacking

Medical devices are getting more connected every year. From pacemakers to blood sugar monitoring glucometers, these devices now have built-in Wi-Fi connectivity. That makes it easier for patients and medical professionals to monitor a patient’s well-being, but as with any networked system, it is also vulnerable to hacking. What do patients really need to know

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Medical Devices Every Senior Needs

Technology has made incredible advances in how it improves the way we live: The whole point behind technology is to make life more convenient, and this means that the medical sector is part of this. Here are some medical devices that every senior needs to have if they want to make their life just a

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Top Medical Devices for Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis is a serious condition, which can have a negative impact on the overall quality of life. The chronic inflammation causes discomfort, pain and stiffness; because of the symptoms experienced, the patient will avoid movement altogether, which in turn will reinforce the pain. This vicious cycle can be easily broken with the help of

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Digital Transformation Challenges in Healthcare Information Technology and Medical Devices

The global healthcare industry has benefited from the rising use of digital solutions in the healthcare sector. Today, the medical world is under a big cloud of condensed new technology trends, in which innovations are advancing at a rapid pace, even with complex systems like medical robots, augmented reality, 3D printing, etc.  IoT, AI, and

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How To Protect Yourself From Faulty Medical Devices

Advances made in medical technology have given people new devices that they can now use on a regular basis. From wearable devices to surgical implants, these devices perform critical jobs like monitoring vitals and watching for signs and symptoms that the patient may need medical assistance. Because these devices perform important jobs, it is imperative

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Is Our Security and Privacy Healthy on Medical Devices?

When the show ‘Homeland’ aired an episode with a hacker manipulating the Vice President’s internet-enabled pacemaker, could it have been a case of art mimicking real-life? There has been an exponential growth of internet-enabled versions of medical devices, or Internet of Medical Things (IoMT). These devices are connected via Wi-Fi or machine-to-machine (M2M) communications to

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Interview With Raj Sodhi About ResMed Life Support Ventilators Joining The World’s Largest Remote Patient Monitoring Network

As mentioned in this press release, ResMed announced its plan to bring cloud connectivity and its remote patient monitoring software, AirView, to its Astral life support ventilators, thereby increasing its global lead in number of remotely monitored patients. Today ResMed has more than 2.5 million patients monitored through AirView. We thus decided to interview Raj Sodhi,

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