What's New in Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
- Surface work. Nicolson, Bob // Engineer (00137758);1/28/2008, Vol. 293 Issue 7740, p35
The article reports on technological innovations that are expected to play a significant role in medical technology in Great Britain. It includes the development of a new surface modification techniques using electronic beams that is expected to enhance the performance of several orthopaedic...
- Combined Expertise Leads to New Avenues for PMI Technology. Alexander, Amanda // O&P Business News;Jan2016, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p22
The article highlights the role of workshops in opening new possibilities for patient-centered peripheral nervous system-machine interfaces (PMI) and new ideas to advance the technology. A series of meetings by a group led by Claudio Castellini of the German Aerospace Center's Institute of...
- Below the radar: a fresh approach to innovation and development policy. Clark, Norman; Chataway, Joanna // International Journal of Technology Management & Sustainable Dev;2009, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p171
An introduction of the periodical is presented where the editor discusses several articles published in the issue including one on Enhancing the role of knowledge and innovation for development by Watu Wamae, another on Societal beliefs, scientific technologies and HIV/AIDS in Africa by Susan M....
- Pulse rate: Killer apps for high-tech health care. Alexander, Jessica; Chau, Tania // Time International (South Pacific Edition);09/22/97, Issue 38, Time Digital p5
Provides a glimpse at the breakthroughs in high-tech innovations in health care. The high-fidentlity ear implant; The new x ray equipmnet from Varian for bone and tissue shots; A retinal microchip to restore vision to the blind.
- Cleveland Clinic docs name innovation 'Top Ten' // Healthcare Benchmarks & Quality Improvement;Jan2009, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p12
A list of the Top Ten innovations in medicine, according to The Cleveland Clinic, is presented, which includes laproendoscopic single-site surgery (LESS), doppler-guided uterine artery occlusion, and use of circulating tumor cell technology.
- TECHNOLOGY showcase. // Medical Design Technology;Jul2002, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p14
Presents technological innovations in the medical field. Flexible chain conveyor system; Expanded converting capabilities; Vinyl guards for sharp medical instruments.
- CADTH examines the economic value of innovation. // PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;3/5/2011, Issue 623, p1
The article reports that the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) is asking for feedback on its discussion paper about innovation in health technology and its value.
- PROSTHETIC BREAKTHROUGHS ADVANCE LIVES. Carroll, Kevin // Amputee Golfer Magazine;2005, p40
The article discusses various technological innovations in the science of prosthetics in the U.S. since the 1980s. Innovative designs to improve mobility and comfort, electronic and microchip technologies and new flexible and lightweight fabrication materials have produced breakthroughs in...
- 3-D Printing, Disruptive Technologies and Reimbursement. KAPHINGST, WEILAND // O&P Business News;May2015, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p6
The author discuses aspects of innovation of 3-dimensional (3-D) printing being used as approach to develop physical objects such as medical devices. The author is critical on the effect of disruptive innovation in market and value network. Also investigated is the profession of orthopedics and...