Neurology

Integra LifeSciences to Acquire Johnson & Johnson’s Codman Neurosurgery Business for $1.05 Billion

Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation, recently announced that it has made a binding offer to acquire the Johnson & Johnson Codman Neurosurgery business for a price of $1.045 billion.

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iData Research Bundles Neurology, Neuromodulation and Peripheral Vascular Market Research in Online Platform

Contact us to schedule an iData Online demo with one of our Product Advisors. They will walk you through the various features of our database system and highlight the exact data you’re looking for contained in any report.

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Medtronic Solitaire Stent Retriever Receives FDA Expanded Indication for the Reduction of Stroke-Related Disability

The Solitaire revascularization device restores blood flow and retrieves clots from occluded blood vessels in the brain for patients experiencing acute ischemic stroke (AIS) due to a large vessel occlusion.

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Medtronic, Stryker Lead Competitive Billion Dollar US Neurological Device Market

The U.S. neurological device market is expected to increase to nearly $6 billion by 2023. New competitors have entered the neuromodulation market which will drive competitive pressure in technological advancement and pricing.

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Normoglycaemia Key to Improved Neurological Outcome After Paediatric Stroke

Achieving normal blood glucose concentrations may be important in preventing poor neurological outcomes in children following acute arterial ischemic stroke, a review indicates.

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Soluble Implant That Monitors Brain Activity Can Reduce Surgery Risks

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis in the US have developed a new type of silicon-based dissolvable electronic implant that can monitor temperature and pressure in the brain.

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8th Annual Symposium on Neurovascular Disease 2016

The symposium will focus on existing and emerging therapies for patients with cerebrovascular disease, including management and prevention of ischemic stroke, the latest in endovascular and surgical aneurysm treatment, and strategies for optimizing acute stroke assessment and care.

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St. Jude Medical Receives CE Mark Approval for Prodigy MRI Rechargeable Spinal Cord Stimulator

SCS therapy can offer many patients meaningful pain relief and improvements in quality of life, yet for some patients the need for future MRI scans can act as a barrier to SCS therapy.

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FDA Approves Covidien Apollo Onyx Neurovascular Micro Catheter

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recently announced its approval for Covidien’s Apollo Onyx Delivery Micro Catheter, a device designed for optimizing catheter retrieval in liquid embolization procedures of brain arteriovenous malformations (bAVMs).

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Maestro Rechargeable System – New Weight Loss Treatment Device

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the Maestro Rechargeable System for certain obese adults, the first weight loss treatment device that targets the nerve pathway between the brain and the stomach that controls feelings of hunger and fullness.

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