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The Reluctant Medical Product Sales Blogger

May 13, 2010 5:28 am | by Randy Prather | Blogs | Comments

Although I'm passionate about what I do at MediPurpose and have admittedly been quite successful with our medical product marketing and distribution, it's not my style to pontificate, to offer unsolicited advice or to act like I'm an expert. This might seem a bit contradictory for somebody whose job primarily involves promoting and selling medical products! 

‘How’ Do You Do? A Medical Device Entrepreneur’s Perspective

May 13, 2010 5:08 am | by Patrick Yi | Blogs | Comments

This blog—or at least my contributions to it—will attempt to answer these and many other questions...but not through "here's how you should do it" checklists, but through my personal "here's how I did it" perspectives.

Wireless Medical Devices - Endless Possibilities

May 7, 2010 12:51 pm | by Emblaze Consulting | White Papers

Wireless technologies are bringing about dramatic improvements in the quality of healthcare by allowing patients unprecedented mobility while providing healthcare professionals with easy and real-time access to patient data. Awareness of telehealth and wireless medical applications is increasing with more high profile companies entering the space, along with prominent media coverage and a rise in the number of conferences highlighting the technology.


Timely Maintenance Key to Extending Life of Flexible Conveyor System

May 7, 2010 12:51 pm | by Bosch Rexroth Corporation | White Papers

Taking the time to perform several routine maintenance procedures on assembly conveyors significantly adds to the efficiency and longevity of the system.

The Future of Medical Imaging

May 7, 2010 12:51 pm | by Texas Instruments | White Papers

In a technology enabled future, a bathroom mirror with a retinal scanner behind the glass collects vital signs and looks for clues to retinopathy, and a toilet with an embedded processor analyzes urine to identify kidney infections or the progression of chronic conditions such as diabetes.

The Effect of Gamma Sterilization on Select TPE Materials

May 7, 2010 12:51 pm | by RTP Company | White Papers

It is well known and published that modern sterilization techniques can have a detrimental effect on polymers. In particular, gamma sterilization, which is the most common ionization method, can cause substantial changes in polymeric materials.

Technical Guide: How to Match Today’s Laser Cutting Technology to Application Requirements

May 7, 2010 12:51 pm | by Spartanics | White Papers

Laser cutting, a.k.a. digital die cutting, uses high-powered lasers to vaporize materials in the lasers’ beam path. The powering on and off of the laser beam and the way in which the beam path is directed towards the substrate effects the specific cuts that the artwork requires.

Software Automation Trends in the Medical Device Industry

May 7, 2010 12:51 pm | by MasterControl Inc. | White Papers

Medical device companies can reduce development costs and accelerate time to market by automating cross-departmental information sharing systems. This white paper discusses business content and process applications and product content and process applications, and explains how companies are utilizing these systems.


Single-Axis Actuators... When to Build, When to Buy

May 7, 2010 12:51 pm | by Misumi USA, Inc. | White Papers

A variety of linear motion devices are available today for performing the function of single-axis movement, whether it be for an assembly operation, testing, packaging or simple motion control.

Selection of Materials for Medical Applications

May 7, 2010 12:51 pm | by RTP Company | White Papers

Applications in the healthcare industry, medical devices in particular, have some demanding requirements for thermoplastic materials that are unique to this arena.

Selecting Cell Chemistries for your Portable Battery Systems

May 7, 2010 12:51 pm | by Micro Power | White Papers

Three cell chemistries currently dominate the growing portable application market: Nickel-Metal Hydride (NiMH), Lithium Ion (Li-Ion), and Lithium Polymer (Li-polymer).

See the Difference: DSPs in Medical Imaging

May 7, 2010 12:51 pm | by Texas Instruments | White Papers

Over the past 15 years, there have been many advances in medical imaging technology, from ultrasound, to Digital X-Ray and magnetic-resonance imaging (MRI). New applications are also being developed, including hyperspectral imaging and 3D/4D scans which can produce clinically relevant images.

Regulatory Asset Management: Harmonizing Calibration, Maintenance & Validation Systems

May 7, 2010 12:51 pm | by Blue Mountain Quality Resources | White Papers

With new regulatory pressures and in search of greater productivity and efficiency, leaders in the life science industries have explored harmonizing calibration, maintenance and validation management systems. Until recently, the available options required significant compromises to productivity.

Protecting Against Counterfeits, Generics and Substitutes with RFID

May 7, 2010 12:51 pm | by SkyeTek | White Papers

Product authentication is the process of verifying or guaranteeing that a product or its consumable is either genuine or permitted to access a particular application.

Pipe Thread Types and Designations

May 7, 2010 12:51 pm | by Colder Products | White Papers

Different types of screw threads have evolved for fastening, and hydraulic systems. Of special concern are plastic-to-metal, taper/parallel threaded joints in hydraulic circuits.


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