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MCU Helps Cardiac Device Keep the Beat

August 12, 2008 8:14 am | Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. | Comments

The Project: Ensure the algorithm for ECG analysis is enabled to be flexible in order for it to be able to be used in an array of devices. The Solution: Use an MCU that offers ultra low power consumption in consideration of wireless and handheld devices.

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RFID Solution Enhances Safety in Surgery

August 12, 2008 8:13 am | Comments

Patient safety is of paramount importance during a surgical procedure, while avoiding preventable errors during the procedure can result in significant cost savings.

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Advanced Miniature Fluidic Modules Enhance Portability

August 12, 2008 8:13 am | Comments

Medical device demands require that component suppliers offer products that can be incorporated into portable solutions for patients and healthcare professionals alike. For makers of fluidic modules, the challenge to miniaturize is no different.

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Perspectives on First Step in Design (Part VI)

May 22, 2008 11:59 am | Texas Instruments Inc. | Comments

The idea has been thought up, the "napkin sketch" has been made, and the project is ready to move forward. So what's the first "real" step in the design process? This was the question for the participants in this month's Perspectives feature.

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Perspectives on First Step in Design (Part V)

May 22, 2008 11:49 am | Pilgrim Quality Solutions | Comments

The idea has been thought up, the "napkin sketch" has been made, and the project is ready to move forward. So what's the first "real" step in the design process? This was the question for the participants in this month's Perspectives feature.

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Perspectives on First Step in Design (Part IV)

May 22, 2008 11:40 am | Protek Power | Comments

The idea has been thought up, the "napkin sketch" has been made, and the project is ready to move forward. So what's the first "real" step in the design process? This was the question for the participants in this month's Perspectives feature.

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Perspectives on First Step in Design (Part III)

May 22, 2008 11:28 am | Dukane Corporation | Comments

The idea has been thought up, the "napkin sketch" has been made, and the project is ready to move forward. So what's the first "real" step in the design process? This was the question for the participants in this month's Perspectives feature.

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Perspectives on First Step in Design (Part II)

May 22, 2008 11:12 am | Analog Devices, Inc. | Comments

The idea has been thought up, the “napkin sketch” has been made, and the project is ready to move forward. So what’s the first “real” step in the design process? This was the question for the participants in this month’s Perspectives feature.

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May 9, 2008 6:32 am | Comments

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First Step in Design

May 8, 2008 8:43 am | Astrodyne Corporation, Guill Tool & Engineering Co., Inc. | Comments

The idea has been thought up, the "napkin sketch" has been made, and the project is ready to move forward. So what's the first "real" step in the design process? This was the question for the participants in this month's Perspectives feature.

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Designing for Obsolescence in Outsourced Product Development

May 8, 2008 8:42 am | Comments

Electronic components used in medical devices can often experience much shorter lifecycles than the products in which they are used. With the additional challenges that come from replacing a part in a finished device, it is best to be as prepared for this inevitable process as possible.

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Laser Joining Technology Furthers Miniaturization Capabilities

May 8, 2008 8:42 am | Comments

Microwelding provides the medical device industry with yet another manufacturing solution option that enables OEMs to achieve further miniaturization of their products. It can be an ideal alternative to additive joining processes for a number of reasons.

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Brushless Blower Technology 101

May 8, 2008 8:41 am | Comments

Variable speed blowers offer a unique solution to several medical device systems requiring a fluctuating air flow. However, device designers are unlikely to be all that familiar with it.

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Ceramics—Ideal Alternative for Baby Boomers

May 8, 2008 8:41 am | Comments

With the baby boomer population remaining active while still exerting significant stress on their bodies, the number of joint replacement surgeries is increasing dramatically and expected to continue. As such, implant makers need materials that can help patients avoid "revision" surgeries.

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Driving Design Excellence With Test

May 8, 2008 8:40 am | Comments

Effective data collection methods and quality test systems are critical elements in ensuring medical device design success.

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