Archive for ◊ September, 2011 ◊

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• Tuesday, September 06th, 2011

Source: Wikimedia Commons, Morgue File, Jason Howell, Jade and RRY Photo Manipulation Orthopedic surgeon Arun Mullaji of Breach Candy Hospital and Lilavathi Hospital, Mumbai, performed the first iPod Touch assisted knee replacement surgery in Asia. The patient, a 75-year-old man, was able to walk the same day that the surgery was conducted. Smith & Nephew […]

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• Tuesday, September 06th, 2011

CareFusion is to create 35 new jobs at its manufacturing centre in Gort, Co Galway. The global medical device company has its headquarters in San Diego, and employs over 15,000 worldwide. Originally formed in Ireland, CareFusion now employs 15,000 people globally However, the firm was originally established in Ireland in 2006, with just 12 employees. […]

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• Tuesday, September 06th, 2011

Shares of CardioNet Inc. plunged Wednesday after the heart device maker said the U.S. Department of Justice is investigating allegations CardioNet may have overcharged Medicare. THE SPARK: CardioNet disclosed Tuesday that it received a civil investigative demand from the Justice Department. According to the company, the agency said it is looking into allegations CardioNet used […]