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SimMan 3G Offers Next Level Medical Robot

05/08/2009, You know those medical interns and how they need to practice what they’ve learned in class on patients? Instead of risking the life of human beings going under their knife, Laerdal Medical of Norway has released the SimMan 3G – a next...

Alkeo Kills Off Germs

05/04/2009, Are you paranoid about the types of bacteria that hang around your kitchen cutting board? Well, here’s a conceptual device knonw as the Alkeo that basically sanitizes your cutting board as you use it by relying on a medical-grade germicidal UV lamp...

Laser Used To Control Humans

04/29/2009, Scientists have stumbled upon a method to control the human brain using flashes of light, after successfully conducting experiments at the MIT Media Lab, activating a specific set of neurons in a monkey’s brain. The strongest point of this...

Venus Prototype For Needle-Free Medical System

04/29/2009, While there are some of us out there who are willing to face an army in unarmed combat, this very same person might actually cower in fear at the sight of needles. The Venus prototype could do away with such a method of dispensation in the medical world,...

Gait Monitoring System

04/20/2009, Wonders never cease at higher institutions of learning as a partnership between University of Virginia engineers, clinicians, and the school’s Institute of Aging, has learned to work together with AFrame Digital to develop a huge scale real-time...

Medigenic Keyboard

04/14/2009, The keyboard at the office could be one of the dirtiest places you’ll ever place your fingers on, and yet you don’t notice – not until you get hold of the Medigenic keyboard. This device does not come with raised keys that are a sure...

IGM Heated Keyboard Wrist Pad

04/14/2009, Thanko isn’t the only one in town with a heated keyboard, as they now have a rival in the form of IGM’s Heated Keyboard Wrist Pad that looks set to loosen your ligaments while you type out that long-awaited document for your boss. Powered by a...

Robot Developed For Heart Surgery

04/13/2009, Heart surgery is extremely complicated as the delicate nature of the operation normally would include stopping the heart artificially in order for surgeons to strut their stuff in a safe manner. Scientists from Japan’s Waseda University might have...

Mnemonic Reminder Tool

04/10/2009, It can be heartbreaking to see someone close and dear to you suffering from diseases that ravage the mind, especially Alzheimer’s which causes the afflicted to lose his/her memory with time, where even once familiar faces have become as strangers....

VertaBrate Massages Back For Pain Relief

04/09/2009, Some of us do suffer from back problems, and there are many ways to alleviate back pain with massaging being at the top of the list in addition to regular exercise, ample stretching, maintaining the right posture as well as practicing Yoga. What happens...

Stryker Medical S3 Hospital Bed

04/09/2009, Nobody in their right mind would want to end up in a hospital for weeks or months on end, but they might actually change their mind with the Stryker Medical S3 hospital bed. This unique piece of medical equipment is one of the winners in the 2009 Medical...

Analog Heart Rate Monitoring Watch

04/08/2009, Most heart rate monitors have entered the digital realm, and here we have an analog model which doubles up as a watch. This Analog Heart Rate Monitoring Watch will measure the pulse at your wrist, converting the reading into a cute display which might...

da Vinci Si Robotic Endoscopic System

04/07/2009, Fancy having a robot as your surgeon? Most of us would recoil in horror, as we know all too well how often computers crash, but then again technology in the field of robotics have advanced by leaps and bounds over the years, so perhaps one day down the...

B(l)aby Device Entertains Unborn Child

04/07/2009, Much has been said about babies who are still in the womb responding to parents’ voices and calming down whenever they hear soothing music of past greats such as Mozart, and here comes designer Geof Ramsay with his B(l)aby device that functions as a...