Whats New In Medicine

What's new in medicine?

What’s New in Medicine attempts to provide up to date information on various healthcare related articles. Whether it relates to new medications, cutting edge procedures or new devices designed to assist the disabled, this section will feature some of the latest information as it is released.

New Wheelchair Actually Climbs Stairs

It is estimated that approximately two million people in the United States use wheelchairs. On August 13, 2003 the Federal Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) approved a revolutionary new wheelchair. The INDEPENDENCE iBOT 3000 Mobility System utilizes a breakthrough technology which actually enables it to climb stairs. This wheelchair senses weight shifts of the user Read more