Medical Engineering

The development of medical equipment, products and technical procedures is characterized by high research and development costs in a variety of fields related to the study of human medicine.

innovations-report provides informative and stimulating reports and articles on topics ranging from imaging processes, cell and tissue techniques, optical techniques, implants, orthopedic aids, clinical and medical office equipment, dialysis systems and x-ray/radiation monitoring devices to endoscopy, ultrasound, surgical techniques, and dental materials.

'Wildcat Power Cord' repairs cruciate ligament in dairy cow's knee

The cow, named Wilhelmina Jolene by the veterinary students assigned to her case, sustained a breeding injury in December 2007 when the cruciate ligament in…

MRI has a high false positive rate for women with a hereditary risk of breast cancer, but …

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) falsely detects breast cancer in five out of every six positive scans according to new research into the use of MRI for women…

Researcher proposes several methods for enhancing the functioning of defibrillators in cases of heart attack

A heart attack, also known as myocardial infarction or coronary thrombosis, is the most dramatic manifestation of cardiovascular illness, the main cause of…

MRI: A window to genetic properties of brain tumors

Now, researchers at UCSD School of Medicine have shown that Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) technology has the potential to non-invasively characterize tumors…

New techniques improve imaging quality, not diagnosis of Barrett's esophagus

Researchers from the study found that the image quality of magnified images of BE that are obtained with new imaging techniques was preferred both by expert…

Comprehensive diagnosis of heart disease with a single CT scan

In the current issue of the journal Circulation, a research team from the Medical University of South Carolina’s (MUSC) Heart & Vascular Center report their…

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