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As part of a wider drive to foster innovation in medtech, the NHS has selected five healthcare scientists to develop an app for conditions including sickle cell disease and allergic reactions. more

11 Jan 2018 09:16 News

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

19 Dec 2017 10:25 News

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

18 Dec 2017 11:15 News

The UK health watchdog NICE has recommended that vaginal mesh products be banned from treating prolapse due to safety concerns. more

15 Dec 2017 11:50 News

Two NHS Trusts are developing a new device that could help children suffering from glue ear. more

14 Dec 2017 12:30 News

Provider of respiratory monitoring technology PMD Solutions has been selected to join the NHS Innovation Accelerator Programme. more

12 Dec 2017 14:30 News

The government has announced a Sector Deal for UK life sciences that hopes to boost UK productivity and bring new treatments, technologies and innovations to Britain. more

6 Dec 2017 12:05 News

Report by the Medical Technology Group calls for debate around NHS rationing. more

29 Nov 2017 09:37 News

The NHS is on-track to transform cancer services in England by 2020/21 according to a report published by NHS England’s National Cancer Programme. more

22 Nov 2017 15:58 News

Last month saw me issuing a stark warning that the NHS is in danger of embarking on its very own ‘Kodak moment’. more

21 Nov 2017 11:49 Features

Health technology company Philips has announced it is piloting digital pathology services across three NHS sites in Scotland. more

31 Oct 2017 09:05 News

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

25 Oct 2017 11:21 News

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

19 Oct 2017 11:45 News

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In January 2012, photography giant Kodak – once the unrivalled leader in that sector – filed for bankruptcy. more

10 Oct 2017 16:37 Features

Ahead of World Mental Health Day, a new project that uses connected technologies has been developed by the NHS to help mental health patients receive the best possible care. more

9 Oct 2017 16:10 News

A major NHS England funded study is expected to almost halve the number of invasive procedures by 2020 by improving the accuracy of home-testing kits that detect bowel cancer from invisible amounts of blood. more

2 Oct 2017 09:02 News

A delegation from Manchester is heading to the US to showcase the city’s strength in the life sciences sector. more

18 Sep 2017 11:45 News

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

6 Sep 2017 10:20 News

Up to 300 patients in England will test a new insulin pen accessory called InsulCheck Connect to help diabetes management. more

30 Aug 2017 11:04 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

25 Aug 2017 09:10 News