Technology > Surgical technology

Innovation funding for 3D-printed ostomy seal set

14 February, 2022

Medical technology company Singular Health, in collaboration with the national science agency CSIRO, has received a $100,000 funding boost.

Epworth HealthCare spinal surgeons use digital robotic platform

24 November, 2021

Epworth HealthCare spinal surgeons are being aided by a new digital robotic platform, effectively giving them an extra set of hands in theatre.

DePuy Synthes, J&J Institute launch mobile training lab for surgeons, hospital staff

20 October, 2021

DePuy Synthes, the Orthopaedics business unit of Johnson & Johnson Medical Australia, and the Johnson & Johnson Institute, have launched a mobile training lab bringing training directly to surgeons and their teams around Australia.

Radar guidance used in Vic breast cancer surgery

08 October, 2021

Melbourne woman Jodie Talone is said to be the first patient in Australia to have a tumour removed with the assistance of the SCOUT radar technology.

3D tech training to improve surgeries

05 October, 2021

A South Australian research project focusing on 3D technology hopes to improve knee, hip and spine surgeries.

Cutera truBody body aesthetic solution

26 August, 2021

Cutera's truBody solution pairs two non-surgical technologies: one designed to reduce fat and the other to build, strengthen and tone muscle.

The device set to reform stroke care for all Australians

13 August, 2021

EMVision has developed a portable brain scanner for rapid, point-of-care stroke diagnosis and monitoring. Scott Kirkland tells us more.

Trotec SpeedMarker marking lasers

13 August, 2021

Trotec SpeedMarker marking lasers provide an innovative solution that is designed to produce precise marking results that can last the lifecycle of a chosen product.

Illustrators and developers move from entertainment to health care

13 August, 2021

Australia has witnessed a surge in illustrators and developers moving from the entertainment sector into the medical industry.

A new advanced treatment for back pain

11 August, 2021 by Gabriella Kelly-Davies*

There is new hope on the horizon for people living with back pain, a leading cause of disability worldwide.

Dignitana DigniCap Delta Scalp Cooling System

10 August, 2021

The DigniCap Delta Scalp Cooling System is indicated to prevent chemotherapy-induced hair loss in patients with solid tumours.

Exciting innovations in health care

04 August, 2021

We take a look at some of the exciting developments happening in the medical device space.

How will technology really help us meet our national health objectives?

30 July, 2021 by Amy Sarcevic

RMIT Technology Professor Kate Fox discusses which health technologies are likely to become realities and which are simply hype.

Arrival of next-gen robotic solution for knee replacement

27 July, 2021

A next-generation robotic-assisted solution for knee replacement has been added to the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods.

The Australian-developed sensor set to scout out COVID in the workplace

16 July, 2021

The Soterius Scout can deliver results within a minute to provide the all clear for someone to enter their work environment.

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