Archive for month: September, 2012

New Hands-Free Injection Device for Home Care


10 September, 2012 | medical equipment, News

Solving common problems patients face, American medical technology company BD is developing an innovative injection device that addresses a few classic drawbacks for patients who need to receive injectables; adherence and convenience. If medication is difficult or inconvenient to take, chances are patients will be more prone to miss doses which can impair the success [...]

The Global Business of Dental Equipment


9 September, 2012 | CT Scanner, imaging equipment, medical equipment, News, Radiology

The outlook of the global dental industry looks positive to market analysts. According to a recent study published by Markets and Markets, the global dental equipment market which is valued at $4.5 billion in 2011, analysts expect the industry to increase at a CAGR of 5.8% between the years 2011 to 2016. There are many [...]

Growth Predicted for Refurbished Equipment Market


5 September, 2012 | maintenance & installation, medical equipment, News

Greater accessibility and improvements in medical parts and repair technology makes refurbished equipment increasingly more attractive to equipment buyers. As a result, in spite of challenging global economies, the refurbished equipment market shows consistent gains. An analysis by ‘Markets and Markets’ for the period of 2012-2017, projects that the global refurbished medical equipment market will [...]

Taking Control of your Medicine


3 September, 2012 | medical equipment, MedWOW, News

Is our reliance on doctors in decline? After looking at the plethora of new medical devices entering commercialization, there’s a noticeable trend that new devices are being designed that empower patients to monitor, diagnose and even treat their own health. Since the advent of the internet and social media, patients are more inclined to manage [...]