Monthly Archives - July 2019

An EKG for the Knee

Knee pain due to arthritis or injury is the second most common cause of chronic pain in the United States. Osteoarthritis affects more than 30 million adults in the United States. And the rate of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears among children and teens has been increasing about 2.3% per year for the past two decades, according to a new study. Read more >>

Philips expands its patient management solutions in the US with the acquisition of Medumo

Royal Philips, a global leader in health technology, today announced that it has expanded its patient management solutions in the US with the acquisition of Boston-based start-up company Medumo. Founded in 2013, Medumo has developed a diagnostic patient management platform for healthcare providers to deliver patient engagement and education services. Read more >>

Myomo®’s International Distribution Partners Launch Patient Screening Days

Myomo, Inc., a wearable medical robotics company that offers increased functionality for those suffering from neurological disorders and upper limb paralysis, announces that its international distributors in six countries are adopting the marketing model used successfully in the U.S. of introducing the MyoPro® powered orthosis to candidates through screening days. Read more >>