New brain stimulation treatment for depression -

New brain stimulation treatment for depression

New brain stimulation treatment for depression. Harley Street clinics are to offer patients a new medically approved brain stimulation headset to treat depression. The technology from medical device company Flow Neuroscience has been shown in independent clinical studies to have a similar impact to antidepressants but with fewer and less-severe side effects. The treatment is being trialled in[…]

Medical device vulnerability scoring flaws put patients’ lives at risk -

Davey Winder: Medical device vulnerability scoring flaws put patients’ lives at risk

Davey Winder: Medical device vulnerability scoring flaws put patients’ lives at risk. In his latest column for Digital Health News, our cyber security specialist, Davey Winder, explores the complicated world of security rating systems for medical device vulnerabilities. In July, Digital Health reported how medical tech outfit Medtronic had identified a vulnerability in some of its insulin[…]