Click here or on the cover to browse MDT's April 2013 Digital Edition.Given the number of device applications that involve the transfer of a gas or liquid, it is no wonder pump technology is such a significant part of many healthcare-related products. “Innovation Drives Pump Technology to Meet Today’s Medical Designs” focuses on how today’s medical device demands are being answered by advanced pump technology.

Pressure Balanced Proportional Valve Options” looks at micro valve technology in portable medical device instrumentation that is getting smaller and being made to be portable.

When the sealing of O-rings inside of a component to a blood diagnostic device was resulting in leaks, a simulation service was used to determine how to best make the necessary modifications for a successful result in “Simulating Solutions for Molding Challenges.”

Portability Is the Name of the Game” in this month’s Roundtable feature that highlights medical electronics.