January 20, 2012

Time will tell how Medtronic CEO will optimize medical device innovation


 At the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco on Monday, Medtronic CEO Omar Ishrak once again laid out his three-pronged effort to rejuvenate medical device maker Medtronic (NYSE:MDT): improving execution, optimizing medical device innovation and quickly expanding its global footprint…But a recent Mayo Clinic study based on the use of Sapien raises questions about market adoption. The Mayo study found that doctors require many procedures before becoming proficient in using transcatheter aortic valve replacement therapy.

MedCity News,  by Arundhati Parmar, 1/10/2012

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