When electronic devices are being used in the medical field, electromagnetic interference is not merely a nuisance, it is a serious hazard that threatens the lives of the patients whose health relies upon these devices. This article presents specific advances made in the production of protective shielding to provide l
Medical device makers may face more pricing pressure and market shifts as U.S. hospitals pursue partnerships and closer relationships with their medical staff, according to Moody's Investor Service.Moody's said in a note Thursday financial alliances between hospitals and doctors have reduced...
(FECYT - Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology) Give up smoking, do not drink more than three cups of coffee per day, do not take any kind of drug, or if you do, take it as long as possible before feeding your baby. These are some of the recommendations contained in a study...
Toshiba Corp. has unveiled the idea of a "Charge Grid," charge-discharge equipment system that uses rechargeable batteries installed in various areas.
Aveo Pharmaceuticals Inc. has won orphan medicinal product designation from the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for tivozanib, its treatment for renal cell carcinoma, a kidney cancer.
OKW has extended its unique Art-Case range of plastic electronic enclosures. Due to customer demand, four new rectangular models have been added, in addition to the existing round and oval versions.
Nutec Components, Inc., a leading manufacturer of advanced precision motion systems, offers a newly upgraded version of its T-MAX 5 low profile direct drive rotary servo positioning stage, enabling the device to deliver higher load capacity and improved trajectory control.
TechMESH Knitted Wire gaskets from Leader Tech make reliable electrical contact between parallel metallic surfaces in broad ranging electronic enclosures.
This innovative connector provides a single, fast, and reliable multi-way connection that offers extensive time savings when compared to traditional connections between individual pipes.
Medical device maker St. Jude Medical Inc. said Thursday it received Japanese regulatory approval for its Therapy Cool Patch Ablation Catheter, aimed treating irregular heartbeats.Shares of St. Jude rose 11 cents to $36.50 in morning trading Thursday.
(Cedars-Sinai Medical Center) The nerve cell-damaging plaque that builds up in the brain with Alzheimer's disease also builds up in the retinas of the eyes -- and it shows up there earlier, leading to the prospect that noninvasive optical imaging of the eyes could lead to earlier...
PressurexÂ® sensor film needed to measure contact pressure variations across flip chip dies and bonding tools.
Boston Scientific Announces FDA Approval and Launch of Lead Splitters for the Precision Plusâ„¢ Spinal Cord Stimulator SystemJune 24, 2010 6:37 am | by Boston Scientific | News | Comments
Two new splitters allow multi-site placement of up to four spinal cord stimulation leads
By Jeff Shuren, M.D., J.D., Director of FDA's Center for Devices and Radiological Health.
Federal Register: Medical Devices; Availability of Safety and Effectiveness Summaries for Premarket Approval ApplicationsJune 24, 2010 6:32 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments
This list is intended to inform the public of the availability of safety and effectiveness summaries of approved PMAs through the Internet and the agency's Division of Dockets Management.