OLED: The Future of Display Technology- NAB 2008 Update

Wednesday, April 23, 2008

This is my second post in a series of updates of exciting new media technology I saw at the 2008 National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) meeting just finishing…

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The Future of Medical Video: DITM Reports From NAB 2008

Wednesday, April 23, 2008

I had the distinct pleasure of attending the 2008 National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) meeting last week in Las Vegas. As the foremost event for the TV, broadcast,…

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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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Pills That Monitor If You Took Them

Wednesday, April 9, 2008

Compliance with taking medications is a huge problem in medicine. Studies show more than half of all prescriptions are either not filled or not taken. Everyone is familiar…

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New FDA 510(k) Approvals for March 2008-(pt.1) New Video Monitor Screens

Wednesday, April 9, 2008

The FDA has published its 510(k) approval letters for March 2008. In terms of surgery, endoscopy, and imaging a few items caught my eye. The first is a…

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New Technique Sees Inside Blood Vessels in a Microsecond

Tuesday, April 8, 2008

Technology Review is reporting on a new technology to look inside the tiniest spaces such as blood vessels in a microsecond. Up until now endoscopic surgery has been…

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Interactive Objects and Gesture Control-Microsoft Vision of Medical Future

Tuesday, April 8, 2008

Microsoft produced this video as a demo of their vision of the future of healthcare.  I was delighted to see that they share so much with my vision…

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Glimpse the Future of Medicine at a Cell-Phone Convention: What is 4G?

Monday, April 7, 2008

The annual cell-phone (I should say wireless) convention of the year just wound up over at CTIA in Vegas. Usually these meeting spark some idea in me due…

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New Monitoring System Approved by FDA- Potential for Future Robotic Diagnostics

Wednesday, April 2, 2008

The FDA has just approved the FreeStyle Navigator Glucose Monitoring System – a glucose sensor that reports glucose values continuously for up to 120 hours.  Here is a…

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