Category: Devices and Gadgets

October 28, 2021 0

AdvaMed releases new Code of Ethics for diagnostics and med-tech makers

By Team FM

Much like the pharmaceutical sector, the medical device industry is unique and would benefit from guidance that is tailored to its needs. A separate code for medical devices will better address the unique needs of the MedTech sector. The AdvaMed code aims to bridge the gap and drive cognizance on the unique requirements of the medtech sector with respect to training and clinical research.

October 11, 2021 2

Alcon introduces presbyopia-correcting lens implant–AcrySof IQ Vivity, first time in India

By CH Unnikrishnan

This technology, which stretches and shifts light without splitting it, delivers a continuous range of vision at various distances like monofocal-quality distance (far) with excellent intermediate (at arm’s length, e.g., reading the newspaper, working on laptop) and functional near (up close, e.g., reading books, mobile phone), with a clinically proven exceptionally low rate of visual disturbances.