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Jul 15 What does the future hold for COPD diagnostic and monitoring technologies?

The NIHR Horizon Scanning Research & Intelligence Centre has published its latest horizon scanning review, this time on technologies in development for the diagnosis and monitoring of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

Jul 15 New and emerging technologies for the treatment of inherited retinal diseases: a horizon scanning review

The NIHR Horizon Scanning Research and Intelligence Centre (HSRIC) collaborated with Fight for Sight, patient and carer focus groups and clinical experts to publish a horizon scanning review.

Jul 15 International early awareness and alert (EAA) systems: can they work more closely together?

The NIHR Horizon Scanning Research and Intelligence centre (HSRIC) and their international collaborators have published a comprehensive description of early awareness and alert (EAA) systems and highlighted the potential for increased collaboration.

Jul 15 Latest Medtech Alerts

The following Medtech Alerts on innovative new and emerging medical devices and diagnostics have recently been uploaded to our website:

Jul 15 Latest pharmacological technology briefings now available

Our latest batch of briefings on pharmacological technologies in development is now available.