Author | Christine Blank


FDA approves landmark AI device to detect diabetic eye disease

April 17, 2018

FDA is permitting marketing of the first medical device that uses artificial intelligence to detect greater than a mild level of the eye disease diabetic retinopathy.

FDA approves non-opioid drug for shoulder surgery

April 17, 2018

FDA approved a new indication for Exparel Bupivacaine Liposome injectable suspension (Exparel, Pacira) for use as a nerve block to produce post-surgical regional analgesia following shoulder surgery in adults.

FDA approves first-of-its kind diabetes management device

March 29, 2018

FDA okayed the marketing of a new continuous glucose monitoring system for diabetics-the first to be used as part of an integrated system with other compatible medical devices and electronic interfaces.