Medical connectors need to be small, lightweight, and comfortable in use, but built for rugged handling and extended performance and reliability. Standard and custom interconnect designs and shapes have been applied to catheters, probes, and instruments.
Ultra-high speed bearings with anti-bacterial properties are available. Ball bearings are an integral part of all rotational cutting tools used in surgical practice, and medical and dental offices.
Believing that the product development stage is the most critical for its customers, rapid laser prototyping will save this company’s customers time and money, allowing them to get to market faster.
This connector-seal gasket is available with EMI and environmental protection using a patent-pending design. The unique design includes a rigid layer between either silicone or fluorosilicone elastomeric sealing and includes a patented spiral gasket for EMI shielding.
There are many methods with which to affect the surface of a material or device to achieve a desired effect. Therefore, factors related to the process such as environmental considerations or temperature concerns will reduce the number of possible options.
The Project: Create a mechanism that dramatically improves the rate of successful intubation of patients.
Pulse of Innovation On the cover: Just a few of the latest innovations addressing the needs for device technology in the cardiovascular sector.
This “Dispensing Components QC Checklist” features 15 simple checks to help users of air-powered and mechanical fluid dispensers achieve better process control, reduce waste, and increase productivity.
Sensor buyers can obtain a better understanding of how to evaluate sensor costs by reviewing a white paper available at no charge.
Many medical device firms receive Form 483 citations from the FDA because of issues related to quality audits, corrective and preventive actions, employee training records, documentation control, etc.
DDLa package, product, and material testing labhas launched a new website as an educational resource for manufacturers and packaging professionals.
EH&E, a leading provider of health, safety, and engineering consulting services, has introduced an environmental health and safety compliance support site specifically designed for companies containing laboratory space.
A mechanical engineer at Purdue University is teaming up with medical doctors in research aimed at developing less expensive, portable, and versatile surgical robots that could become more common in operating rooms.
While most companies try to solve healthcare design challenges as they arise, GE Plastics is a company that sees global application technology (GApT) and design as a major competitive advantage as it accelerates expansion of GApT capabilities worldwide.
Medwave Inc.an innovator in sensor-based, non-invasive blood pressure measuring solutionshas selected the Kaon Advisor to showcase the Primo non-invasive blood pressure (NIBP) monitoring system.