DITM Podcast on Future of Video for Entertainment & Medicine With Sony Exec

Thursday, November 12, 2009

I have been getting great feedback on my DITM medical technology podcast which starts the podcast series I’ll be doing regularly.  Several people wrote to ask if I…

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FDA Update: Ophthalmic Device Panel Meeting To Review LASIK Safety

Friday, April 11, 2008

LASIK Safety Review On April 25, 2008, the committee will discuss general issues concerning the experience and quality of life of patients who have had LASIK. How Serious…

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FDA Update: Ophthalmic Device Panel Meeting To Review Implantable Eye Telescope

Friday, April 11, 2008

The FDA Ophthalmic Devices Panel will meet Apr 24, 08 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM & Apr 25, 08 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM in the Gaithersburg Holiday…

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Top Scientists Using Performance Enhancing Drugs

Thursday, April 10, 2008

This is your brain on performance enhancing drugs Perhaps the top science journal in the world – Nature – reported today on epidemic-like levels of cognitive performance enhancing…

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Can Vision Testing Improve Surgical & Athletic Performance?

Monday, April 7, 2008

Gizmodo is reporting today about how White Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski said he improved his performance though the daily use of a Nintendo video game. This reminded me…

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How Smartdust, Souveillance, Web 3.0, and Personalized Genetics Will Transform the Future of Medical Diagnostics

Monday, February 25, 2008

There has been a flurry of debate in the military, industrial, and privacy sectors on “smartdust” and the concept of “souveillance” – but no one has yet realized…

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New Generation of Performance Enhancing Drugs

Tuesday, February 12, 2008

NatureNews has just reported on a new drug that plugs calcium leaks in muscles and boosts stamina (in mice).  I have previously written of the next wave of…

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OCR to the Rescue: Device Reads Any Text for Blind

Tuesday, August 21, 2007

Chalk up another innovation to Ray Kurzweil America’s leading inventor (and Lifeboat Foundation Advisor along with me).  This one is a simple and elegant solution to help the…

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HD Endoscopy Series Coming

Thursday, August 9, 2007

I have been inundated with requests for information and critiques of Medical HD endoscopy/laparoscopy systems.  To meet the rising tide of demand for information I will begin an…

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Army’s Robotic Prosthetic Arm Demo’d

Thursday, August 9, 2007

   I have previously written about the Army’s robotic prosthetic arm projects – run of course through DARPA.  You can see my posts and a video fest at…

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