SMTA and iNEMI announce the program for the two-day Medical Electronics Symposium. The event will be held November 12-13, 2013 at the Embassy Suites in Milpitas, CA. The symposium will focus on medical electronic devices, carriers and components, advanced assembly techniques, reliability and the complex global regulatory requirements (including RoHS) required for medical applications.
Medical Main Street’s INNO-VENTION Conference showcases to the world the merging and innovative products, technologies, and leaders from the life science and health care industries in Southeast Michigan. This year’s conference focuses on the interrelationship between medical devices and heath IT – including the impact of mobile technology.
In an effort to advance the benefits that lasers can offer to surgeons, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center partnered with a motor and motion control specialist to fabricate an endoscopic laser scalpel that incorporates a remote-controlled beam steering device right in the endoscope head.
While the use of disposables in healthcare is certainly nothing new, their implementation as instrumentation in orthopedic procedures is. “Disposables in the O.R.” takes a look at the benefits of this trend.
Innovative control technology offers medical professionals and technicians the potential to do much more with diagnostic imaging equipment. “A New Dimension in Diagnostics,” this issue's cover story, looks at intuitive controls for radiological applications.
This paper will address the particular design and fabrication challenges of medical cables. It will examine the design parameters, material choices and manufacturing requirements that medical device manufacturers need to know to ensure that medical device interconnect is precise, reliable and durable – and protect them from liability.
Rubber Division, American Chemical Society, 411 Wolf Ledges Pkwy., Ste. 201, is excited to announce the finalization of the program for the Advanced Materials in Healthcare Conference taking place October 7, 2013, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at Hyatt Regency Cleveland at the Arcade in Cleveland, OH.
Join our online tutorial on Thursday, July 30th, 11:00 PST to learn how to use hot air tipping methodology to achieve enhanced functionality, considerable cost benefits, and measurable results. This FREE 20-minute webinar will review the fundamentals of hot air tipping.
The MDT 2013/2014 Buyers' Guide features a comprehensive directory that includes an array of technology and service categories that are critical to the designers and manufacturers of medical devices.
The OCTANe Medical Device & Investor Forum (MDIF) brings together a global group of billion-dollar corporations, high growth companies, entrepreneurs, researchers, and investors to the leading medical device industry conference in Southern California.
The conference program for MEDICA 2013, International Trade Fair with Congress – World Forum for Medicine, is undergoing a full re-launch. The content repositioning for MEDICA 2013 (to be held from November 20 – 23, 2103 in Düsseldorf, Germany) is designed to closely fit the program of the trade fair’s topics relevant to medical equipment users and to expand the international side of the program.
Applied Market Information, LLC (AMI) reveals the program for the Medical Grade Polymers 2013, the seventh in this series of high-level business conferences that takes place on September 17-18, 2013 at the Crowne Plaza Boston/Woburn in Woburn, MA.
WESTEC, the premier West Coast manufacturing event, will return to the Los Angeles Convention Center – October 15-17, 2013. Produced by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME), WESTEC was previously scheduled as a spring 2014 event, but increased industry demand and participant feedback convinced the organizers to shift the date forward.
As medical devices continue to get smaller in size, the assembly of the internal electronics becomes more critical. “Device Shrinkage Achieved Through Consideration of Assembly Factors,” this month’s cover story, looks at this issue and how working earlier with an outsourcing partner can help.
A 3D printer is a machine that creates objects from plastic or other materials using an additive manufacturing process. Additive manufacturing produces objects in a succession of layers from the bottom, up. This is the opposite of traditional subtractive manufacturing processes, which produce objects by cutting material away from a block to create the shape desired.