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Re: May 9 - DAY 4: Medical Device Communications, Part 2
Digital_Angel_316@yahoo.com   5/8/2013 7:16:53 PM
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The U.S. Medical Device Industry in 2012:


 

Today, the United States is the acknowledged world leader in medical devices and diagnostic products. With more than half of the leading global medical device companies based in the United States, the industry currently employs more than 400,000 Americans directly and 2 million people indirectly.



 

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During the past 50 years, the United States has provided an ideal environment for innovation that has facilitated significant advances in medical technology. This has been due to its;

market size, Regulatory Standards, the institutional knowledge available in both the government and in the universities, the increase in patient knowledge and demands, and its strong venture capital community ...

 



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