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Elect the Most Innovative Exhibit at Medtec Europe 2015

By Thomas Klein -
The 2015 edition of Medtec Europe started on Tuesday. Exhibitors were called to submit their latest innovations for the event’s Exhibitor Innovations Competition. Explore our slide show to see the finalists.
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Elect the Most Innovative Exhibit at Medtec Europe 2015

By Thomas Klein -
The 2015 edition of Medtec Europe started on Tuesday. Exhibitors were called to submit their latest innovations for the event’s Exhibitor Innovations Competition. Explore our slide show to see the finalists.
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Automated Device Measures Knee Movements

By Bernard Banga and Thomas Petit-Bourg -
A French medtech company is developing a dynamic, automated knee laximetry device that can measure knee movements to within a tenth of a millimetre. This helps surgeons make decisions for reconstructing torn ligaments in cruciate ligament lesions.

New System for High-Precision Hip Implantation Surgery

By Michael Lang -
A team of researchers developed a new measuring technique and a modular hip implant. Both support orthopaedic surgeons to adjust patient’s legs to its original length after hip joint surgery.
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New System for High-Precision Hip Implantation Surgery

By Michael Lang -
A team of researchers developed a new measuring technique and a modular hip implant. Both support orthopaedic surgeons to adjust patient’s legs to its original length after hip joint surgery.
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New System for High-Precision Hip Implantation Surgery

By Michael Lang -
A team of researchers developed a new measuring technique and a modular hip implant. Both support orthopaedic surgeons to adjust patient’s legs to its original length after hip joint surgery.
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Fraunhofer Researchers Develop Process to Substitute Damaged Tissue with Body Cells

By Thomas Klein -
The Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology will exhibit a new process to generate tissue substitutes inside the body at this year’s Medtec Europe.
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Robotic Device Places Heart Catheters Automatically

By Thomas Klein -
A new robotic device could reduce the failure rate in the placement of surgical catheters using ultrasound technology and a smart algorithm.
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IBM's Watson Partners with Medtronic, J&J and Apple

By Thomas Klein -
IBM announced on Monday a number of partnerships and acquisitions to enable the deployment of the Watson system in the healthcare sector.
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IBM's Watson Partners with Medtronic, J&J and Apple

By Thomas Klein -
IBM announced on Monday a number of partnerships and acquisitions to enable the deployment of the Watson system in the healthcare sector.
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