Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Wearables
Wearable technology is all the rage these days. Apple is rumored to be developing the iW...
Study Questions Benefits of Mammography
The Canadian National Breast Screening Study (CNBSS) has released its 25-years-on findings...
J&J Destroyed Countless Vaginal Mesh Files: Judge
Johnson & Johnson's Ethicon subsidiary negligently destroyed an unspecified number of d...
Move Over Google: Apple Executives Also Meeting with FDA
Google is not the only high tech icon eying the multitrillion-dollar U.S. health care sect...
9 Technologies That Transcend mHealth Hype
“Is it time to rethink the healthcare model?” asked Yan Chow, MD, MBA, the director of K...
The Benefits of Face-to-Face Marketing at a MedTech Expo
Face-to-face marketing is the best way to meet prospective customers and learn about their needs. According to the group Meeting Professionals International, 40% of prospects converted to new customers via face-to-face meetings, and 28% of current business would be lost without these meetings. UBM Canon’s events for advanced design and manufacturing deliver decision makers from your target markets who have active projects and immediate buying needs.
How Attendees Can Efficiently and Effectively “Work” a Trade show
Most trade show attendees are very busy running their businesses. Spending one to three days at a trade show carries both opportunity costs and actual expense. How can you justify taking the time to leverage all the resources convened at your industry event? This whitepaper can help professionals get the most from attending tradeshow events.
How Can You Print the Human Body?
I have written about California startup Organovo before and their intention to create functional human tissue using 3D b...Read more...
The Trouble with Blood
Blood is a particularly tricky fluid to handle. There are primarily four reasons for this: coagulation, haemolysis, avai...Read more...
Waging War on Hospital-Acquired Infections
Hospital-acquired infections (HAIs) continue to present the healthcare industry with considerable challenges, including ...Read more...
Case study: reusable insulin pen
A reusable insulin pen, designed by UK-based Industrial Design Consultancy Ltd (IDC), provides a good example of how eng...Read more...
Fundamental Aspects of Medical Extrusion
The extrusion of thermoplastic polymers can be categorised by three phases: resin heating, profiling and cooling. T...Read more...
New US Regulation on CGMPs for Combination Products
US FDA has recently published its long-awaited regulation on current good manufacturing practices (CGMPs) applicable to ...Read more...
ENVI Committee Postpones Vote on Medical Device Regulations – Again
The Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI) had it’s vote on the new medical device d...Read more...
Whatever Became of that LDT Regulation?
A stalled Obama administration regulation on laboratory-developed tests (LDTs) is long overdue and should be rele...Read more...
Medica: Trade Associations Call for Innovation-Friendly Regulation
On the first day of this year’s Medica show, representatives of the German industry associations Spectaris (Medi...Read more...
New Standard Focuses on Testing of Absorbable Stents
A new standard by West Conshohocken, PA–based ASTM has been developed to create consistency in the way vascular scaff...Read more...
Even MedTech Whistleblowers Get Taxed by Uncle Sam
They may have saved ...Read more...
Environmental Sensing For A Smarter Life
The China Price? Yeah, we can beat that
Advanced Molding Te...Read more...
Microfluidic Probe Provides Pathologists with a 21st Century Tool
The long journey tha...Read more...
5 Principles of Systems Thinking for a Changing Healthcare Ecosystem
The healthcare indus...Read more...