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NIST Develops Better Medical Device Calibration for CT Scanners

March 6, 2019 - National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) scientists have developed a new x-ray measurement approach designed to improve medical device calibration for computed tomography (CT) scanners. X-ray beams generated by CT scanners can be measured in a manner that enables scans from difference devices to be compared to one another. “You want interchangeable answers...

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FDA Set Record on Approval of Novel Medical Devices in 2018

by Fred Donovan

Last year, the FDA approved 106 novel medical devices, surpassing the previous record of 99 in 2017, the agency announced last week. This milestone marks eight years of steady improvement in novel medical device approvals. The agency...

Healthcare Internet of Things Market To Grow at 11% CAGR to 2022

by Fred Donovan

The global healthcare Internet of Things (IoT) market is forecast by Zion Market Research to increase at a robust 11 percent compound annual growth rate (CAGR), reaching $14.7 billion by 2022. Market growth will be fueled by continued...

Predictive Maintenance, Sensors Critical to Health IoT Success

by Elizabeth O'Dowd

Modern healthcare organizations are faced with managing and monitoring Internet of Things (IoT) and connected medical devices. These devices serve many purposes from allowing clinicians to be mobile, to monitoring patient health. Health...

IoT Sensors Critical to Successful Health IT Infrastructure

by Elizabeth O'Dowd

Healthcare is expected to lead the way for Internet of Things (IoT) sensors as the market continues to grow at a CARG of 26 percent from 2016 to 2022. A recent Research and Markets report attributes the projected growth to the increase of...

Fog Computing Improves Healthcare Cloud for IoT Adoption

by Elizabeth O'Dowd

As healthcare organizations implement more Internet of Things (IoT) technology into their health IT infrastructures, the healthcare cloud needs to be able to reach all aspects of the infrastructure to ensure real-time smart...


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