New Projects information at Medical Device Network New and updated information from Projects listed on en-us New Projects information at Medical Device Network The Double Coating that Spares Everything Except Fungi Fungal attacks on elastic polymer materials in the body, such as silicone and polyurethane, are a serious problem. Thu, 22 Nov 2012 10:20:00 GMT Standardising USB in Medical Applications USB is gaining popularity in the medical segment. One of the major challenges for medical designers is medical standards compliance, as Cuauhtemoc Medina Rimoldi explains. Mon, 22 Mar 2010 00:00:00 GMT Connecting Healthcare with USB Telehealth systems enable the healthcare industry to cope with an ever-increasing elderly population and the associated chronic diseases. David Niewolny and Dr Jose Fernandez of Freescale Semiconductor explore the next revolution in the form of USB. Tue, 20 Oct 2009 23:00:00 GMT The Perfect Cure: IR Spot Curing Speeds Production and Saves Energy Abstract: A new generation of advanced infrared spot curing systems delivers optimal curing quality, cuts cure time four-fold, and mitigates the energy consumption and environmental impact of oven curing. Tue, 08 Sep 2009 23:00:00 GMT Medical Surgical Instrument, MLE and Plasma Surgical – Developing the PlasmaJet® "MLE possess a remarkable technical ability; they are brilliant at understanding a brief and are very passionate and sincere about providing a good result. We would recommend them to anyone and wouldn't dream of going elsewhere," Peter Gibson, Plasma… Tue, 01 Sep 2009 23:00:00 GMT Creanova Magnetic Resonance Imaging Scanner Brief Mon, 08 Jun 2009 23:00:00 GMT A Mobile Robot Driven by Miniature Onboard Motors for Cardiac Intervention Presented at the 34th Annual Northeast Bioengineering Conference. 2008; 9-10. Tue, 31 Mar 2009 23:00:00 GMT International Connections All makers of medical devices know that safe and reliable connectors are a crucial part of any product development. One firm in Germany has made connectors its speciality. Wed, 23 Jul 2008 23:00:00 GMT Fracture Mode Analysis of a Cervical Spine Locking Plate (CSLP) We have only performed non-destructive analysis on the fractured CSLP pieces to determine only the fracture mode. We performed initial low magnification stereomicroscope examination on both fracture pieces of the locking plate at 50X magnification. Tue, 04 Mar 2008 00:00:00 GMT Bringing Silicone Rubber to New Levels Nanon has over the last few years developed four unique technologies, able to assist the medical device industry to extend the possibilities with silicone rubber. The technologies are able to tailor-make the silicone surface as well as the bulk - wit… Wed, 10 Oct 2007 23:00:00 GMT Optoelectronics, Nanophotonics, Laser Technology and Micro Manufacturing Laser Competence Centre Finland (LCC Finland) covers the whole development chain including technology oriented basic research, end users' application development, system integration and testing of lasers as well as training aspects. Mon, 09 Apr 2007 23:00:00 GMT Internal Traceability Solution for Medical Appliances A unique identifier applied directly onto an instrument, and available at any time to facilitate its tracking and computerised management, is a real advantage for health institutions. Mon, 12 Mar 2007 00:00:00 GMT A Welcome Step Forward for IEC 60601-1 The third edition of IEC 60601-1 will have a significant impact on both manufacturers of medical devices and certification organisations, but it will also result in safer and more effective devices. Mon, 03 Apr 2006 23:00:00 GMT Wireless Options in the Medical Environment The adoption of Electronic Health Records (EHRs) has been an IT focus and healthcare industry objective for close to 20 years. However, regulations, a lack of standards, privacy issues and some providers' aversion to implementing new technology have … Sun, 02 Apr 2006 23:00:00 GMT Precision Technical Products Precise Medical Products Limited (PMP) is a private manufacturing company established in 1997 and located at Shlomi, Isr Thu, 30 Mar 2006 23:00:00 GMT The Wireless Revolution in Medical Devices Wireless technologies are bringing about dramatic improvements in the quality of healthcare by allowing patients unprecedented mobility while providing healthcare professionals with easy access to patient data. Thu, 30 Mar 2006 23:00:00 GMT High Pulse Power for Advanced Device Features The exacting power demands of neurostimulators and new-generation implantable medical devices are being met by an innovative new battery technology. Thu, 30 Mar 2006 23:00:00 GMT Clearly Better: Plastic Optic Design The use of miniature optical components made from plastic in in-vitro diagnostics devices demands a meticulous approach to the design and development of these applications. Thu, 30 Mar 2006 23:00:00 GMT Manufacturing Medical Devices Manufacturing medical devices, we know how stressful it can be, defect-free product, cost effective prices, continuous innovation… Thu, 30 Mar 2006 23:00:00 GMT X-Ray Sterilisation of Medical Devices High-energy X-rays (bremsstrahlung) are a form of ionizing energy that provide an attractive alternative to nuclear gamma rays for irradiating large packages and pallet loads of medical devices. Their penetration is sufficient to treat multiple palle… Wed, 01 Mar 2006 00:00:00 GMT