Neuro Ophthalmology

Optic Nerve Stimulation Device Could Provide Visual Aid for Blind People

Released on August 21, 2019

Researchers at Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in Switzerland have developed a new type of intraneural electrode to bypass the eyeball and send messages directly to…

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FDA Approved Neuro

Boston Scientific wins FDA nod for MR-safe Vercise Gevia DBS

Released on August 20, 2019

Boston Scientific (NYSE:BSX) said yesterday that it won FDA approval for MR-conditional labeling on its Vercise Gevia deep-brain stimulation device for treating…

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FDA Approved Neuro

CVRx’s Barostim Neo system earns FDA approval

Released on August 19, 2019

CVRx said today it won FDA approval for its Barostim Neo system, the world’s first heart failure…

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Neuro

Researchers building glove to treat symptoms of stroke

Released on August 15, 2019

Now, Stanford researchers are collaborating on a vibrating glove that could improve hand function after a stroke…

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Neuro

Ekso Bionics Unveils EksoNR Neurorehabilitation Suit

Released on August 15, 2019

Designed primarily to help people recovering from a stroke, the device recreates the natural movement of the legs and helps patients re-learn how to walk…

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Healthcare Imaging Neuro

Imaging study links blood pressure to marker of cognitive decline

Released on August 14, 2019

There is a growing body of evidence linking hypertension to cognitive decline…

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Neuro

Study shows bioelectronic medicine reduces spasticity in stroke patients

Released on August 14, 2019

A clinical trial of an investigational, non-invasive medical device has shown that …

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Neuro

Transcranial Electromagnetic Treatment Halts, Reverses Alzheimer’s

Released on August 12, 2019

A new medical device is showing that it may be possible to improve and even reverse cognitive decline in those with Alzheimer’s disease, all without…

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Neuro

UBS surgeon poll points to neuromodulation market slowdown

Released on August 12, 2019

Analysts at UBS said the worldwide neuromodulation spinal cord stimulation market appears to be slowing and will likely be down year over year, based on feedback from the bank’s survey of surgeons…

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Neuro Public Offering

Nevro beats the Street with Q2 results

Released on August 9, 2019

hares in Nevro (NYSE:NVRO) rose this week after the medical device maker topped expectations on Wall Street with its…

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FDA Neuro

Perfuze lands breakthrough designation for Millipede clot ingestion system

Released on August 9, 2019

Millipede CIS is a catheter technology that removes clots from the brain after an…

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Neuro

Tiny Implant Can Control Neural Circuits in the Brain via Smartphone

Released on August 9, 2019

A tiny implant developed by researchers in the U.S. and Korea can control neural circuits in the brain…

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