Matthew Colborne

Scratching the surface: electrocardiograms and promising cardiac medical devices

Submitted by Jan Ash on Mon, 02/08/2021 - 10:41

Coupled with the technological advances over recent years, significant developments of diagnostic and monitoring platforms have alleviated pressures faced by front line doctors (1). Within the field of cardiology, the ongoing sophistication of medical devices has improved patient quality of life for a range of different cardiovascular-related illnesses such as ischaemic heart disease and hypertensive diseases.

Remyelination therapy: How close are we?

Submitted by krupa.mistry on Thu, 11/02/2021 - 14:32

The damage caused to neurons during Multiple Sclerosis (MS) relapses makes the disease difficult to manage. Inflammatory stages of MS are treated using corticosteroids and disease modifying therapies (DMTs) (1). This relapsing remitting stage of MS also extends to the beginning stages of progressive MS which ultimately results in neurodegenerative symptoms caused by the deterioration of neurons (2,3).