Scientists in the United States have successfully treated broken spines and skulls in animals using 3D-printed synthetic bone, opening the possibility of future personalised bone implants for humans to fix dental, spinal other bone injuries.
At least one in 25 people in the Middle East region are affected by some degree of hearing difficulty, said a top official, adding that this figure is higher than the three per cent figure released by the World Health Organisation (WHO).
France-based Serf-Dedienne Santé, a leading orthopaedics firms, is launching two of its flagship products in the Middle East.
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Based on an original concept developed with Professor Gil
The European Union has proposed tougher rules on assessing the safety and monitoring the use of medical devices and implants, after weak EU regulations were partly blamed for a global scandal over French-made breast implants.
Individuals with implants may soon be able to feel the benefit of basic scientific knowledge in their own bodies, a research project by the Austrian Science Fund FWF said.
The project demonstrated how 3D models and special mathematical met
Militants are showing renewed interest in using a surgically implanted bomb to blow up a commercial flight, though there is no indication an attack is imminent, a US security official said on Wednesday, citing new intelligence.