NEW YORK — Medical treatments moved forward in leaps and bounds during the 20th century, enabling quality of life to be greatly improved and for the quantity of that same life to be extended.
In addition to pharmaceutical developments, a significant number of new medical devices became commonplace in the treatment of a variety of health conditions.
Drug Lawsuit Source compiled a list of the 10 of the most important medical devices to have been invented during the 20th century.
What do you think? Did we leave an important medical device off our list? Which device would you add to this list? And what can we expect the 21st century to bring?