Tag Archives: Back

Back in session, Congress faces industry pushback on surprise billing

As Congress returns to Washington, efforts to limit surprise billing seem to be at a stalemate, though backers say they aren’t giving up. Intense lobbying by industry has taken its toll on the potential for a fix, once viewed as a promising field of action with bipartisan backing and even mention from President Donald Trump. “There’s… Read More »

Back Brace Simulator Uses 3D Prints of Patient Spine and Rib Cage

August 6th, 2019 Medgadget Editors Orthopedic Surgery, Rehab The development of innovative back braces has stagnated a bit. In part, this is because different patients have unique needs and there isn’t a comprehensive platform to test how new braces will help support different anatomies. Now, a team of engineers at Lancaster University in the U.K.… Read More »