Tag Archives: Boston Scientific

Throwback Thursday: MDD revisits 2005/2006 Guidant drama

This week in med-tech history:  Nine years ago this week the biggest news in Medical Device Daily was Guidant’s recall of nearly 50,000 implantable defibrillators, coupled with the company’s failure to alert customers of the danger of one of the…


Medtech taps into military vet pool

One of the many lessons I have learned as an Army wife is that in the military, if you’re not at least five minutes early to an appointment, you’re late. So I had to laugh when Mike Dunford, senior VP…


A whole new world

Five years ago this month my byline began appearing on the pages of Medical Device Daily. When I first joined the MDD staff in October 2006 I knew very little about this industry. It was like moving to a new…


Walking the med-tech Red Carpet

A story about DSM Biomedical (Berkeley, California) that appeared in Thursday’s issue of Medical Device Daily drew a comparison between companies like DSM and the film industry’s production crew that works behind the scenes adding invaluable elements to help make…