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Physicians who perform a variety of device implant procedures face a difficult choice in determining whether a patient should be treated. A new article in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC) recommends that patients who ordinarily would be candidates for surgical aortic valve replacement (SAVR) might instead be referred for the transcatheter alternative.
HONG KONG – Whether bats are the source of COVID-19 is a debatable point; however, using sound to navigate like them could prove key for diagnostics and disease monitoring. Bat-Call Ltd. is using its auscultation technology in the battle against the pandemic. It said its patented artificial intelligence (AI) infra-sound analysis and deep learning classification technologies can support the early detection and monitoring of COVID-19 patients.
Med-tech happenings, including deals and partnerships, grants, preclinical data and other news in brief: 10x Genomics, 3M, Biocept, Biocorrx, Care Access Research, Ceros, CIUSSS NIM, CHUM, ÉTS, Foxo Bioscience, Illumina, Lumeris, Masimo, Savantx, Van Andel Institute.