A Mobile Robot Driven by Miniature Onboard
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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 certificati
Abbott ID NOW Covid-19 Detection Test System
Abbott ID NOW COVID-19 is a molecular point-of-care test system for the detection of patients infected with Covid-19. It facilitates qualitative detection of the nucleic acid of SARS-CoV-2 virus in Covid-19 suspected patient.
Abbott’s CardioMEMS HF System, US
The CardioMEMS™ HF system is a remote monitoring device that provides a safe and reliable way to manage heart failure.
Abbott’s Freestyle Libre Glucose Monitoring System
Freestyle Libre is a continuous blood glucose level monitoring device indicated for the management of diabetes. It consists of a disposable sensor, a patch delivery unit and a reader.
Adaptix’s Digital Tomosynthesis Orthopaedic Imaging System, USA
Adaptix obtained FDA clearance for its first medical product, the Digital Tomosynthesis Orthopaedic imaging system, in January 2023.
Ambu® aScope™ Gastro Single-Use Gastroscope, USA
Ambu® aScope™ Gastro is the first sterile, single-use gastroscope, developed by Ambu.
Amplatzer Piccolo Occluder Device
Amplatzer Piccolo™ Occluder is one of the first trans-catheter treatments to be approved for the treatment of patent ductus arteriosus (PDA), a common congenital disorder that results in a life-threatening opening in the heart of premature infants and newborns.
Aquilion Precision CT System
Aquilion Precision™ is one of the world’s first ultra-high resolution computed tomography (UHR CT) systems.
Arthrex’s TightRope Implant, USA
TightRope® implant is the first and only approved device for fixing anterior cruciate ligament injuries in children.
ARTIS icono Biplane Angiography System
ARTIS icono is a biplane angiography system developed by Siemens Healthineers for single or biplane diagnostic imaging and interventional treatment of patients including obese and paediatric patients.
ARVIS Augmented Reality Visualisation and Information System, US
ARVIS® is a wearable surgical navigation device approved by the US FDA in July 2022.
Asensus Surgical’s Senhance Surgical System, USA
Senhance® robotic surgical system is the first digital laparoscopic platform developed by Asensus Surgical.
AUDICOR Heart Failure Management System
AUDICOR® is a non-invasive heart failure management system designed to evaluate the mechanical efficiency and electrical activity of the heart.
Barostim Neo Neuromodulation System
Barostim Neo® is a neuromodulation system developed by CVRx for the treatment of heart failure and hypertension. The system received CE mark from the National Standards Authority of Ireland (NSAI) in September 2014 to treat heart failure patients with an ejection fraction less than or equal to 35%.
BioBeat’s Cuffless Blood Pressure Monitoring Device, USA
Biobeat Technologies’ BB-613WP is the world’s first-approved cuffless, wearable blood pressure monitoring device.
Biograph Vision PET / CT System
Biograph Vision™ is a first-of-its-kind, next-generation, high-precision combined positron emission tomography (PET) / computed tomography (CT) system developed by Siemens Healthineers.
Boston Scientific’s EXALT Model B Single-Use Bronchoscope
The EXALT™ Model B bronchoscope was given 510(k) clearance and CE Mark approval for bedside procedures in the ICU and operating room.
Boston Scientific’s Ranger Drug-Coated Balloon Catheter
The Ranger Drug-Coated Balloon is indicated for percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) in the peripheral vasculature.
BrainScope One EEG-based Device
The BrainScope One system is an electroencephalography (EEG) based medical device developed by BrainScope in partnership with the US Department of Defence.
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 exte
Butterfly iQ+ Ultrasound System
Butterfly iQ+ is the world's first handheld, single-probe, complete body ultrasound system manufactured by Butterfly Network.
Caldera Medical’s Desara TVez Transvaginal Sling System, US
Caldera Medical’s Desara® TVez sling allows effective and safe surgical procedures in women with stress urinary incontinence.
Canon Medical’s Vantage Orian 1.5 Tesla MRI System
The Vantage Orian 1.5 Tesla (1.5T) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system is a wide-bore magnetic resonance diagnostic device developed by Canon Medical.
CartiHeal’s Agili-C Implant, USA
CartiHeal’s Agili-C™ implant is the first implant that stimulates natural articular cartilage and subchondral bone regeneration.
Clarius Phased Array (PA) HD Ultrasound Scanner
Clarius Phased Array (PA) HD (high-definition) ultrasound scanner is the wireless, app-based handheld scanner developed by Canada-based Clarius Mobile Health to provide bedside high-definition ultrasound cardiac imaging.
Connecting Healthcare with USB Devices Project
Telehealth systems enable the healthcare industry to cope with an ever-increasing elderly population and the associated chronic diseases.
Creanova Magnetic Resonance Imaging Scanner
Paramed Medical Systems has introduced a novel new MRI scanner, based on a revolutionary magnet technology and a novel open architecture. This technology made it possible to adapt a new U-shaped configuration, designed to avoid claustrophobic reactions of patients by creating open space above the patient's head and body.
Delphinus’ SoftVue 3D Whole Breast Ultrasound Tomography System, US
SoftVue™ system complements digital mammography in screening and detecting breast cancer in women with dense breasts.
DermaSensor Skin Cancer Detection Device, USA
The DermaSensor™ is a fast, point-and-click device developed by health technology company DermaSensor to allow general practitioners (GPs) to swiftly assess any lesions in patients for the risk of skin cancer.
DYSIS View Colposcope, United States
DYSIS® View is an innovative colposcope to assist in clear cervical lesions detection and taking patient management decisions.
eCential Robotics’ Spine Surgery Platform, France
eCential Robotics’ robotic spine surgery system was approved by the FDA in September 2022.
EchoNous’ Kosmos Portable Ultrasound System, USA
Kosmos™ is the first AI-assisted handheld ultrasound device developed by EchoNous for optimised lung, heart and abdomen imaging.
Embrace Seizure Monitoring System
Developed by Empatica, the Embrace seizure monitoring system is a non-electroencephalography (EEG) physiological signal-based platform.
EPIQ CVx Cardiovascular Ultrasound System
The EPIQ CVx is a software-controlled diagnostic cardiovascular ultrasound system developed by Philips based on the company’s Anatomical Intelligence Ultrasound (AIUS) platform.
Esaote’s Magnifico Open MRI System, USA
Esaote’s Magnifico™ Open MRI is an open whole-body magnetic resonance imaging system with a compact footprint.
EXALT Model D Duodenoscope
EXALT™ Model D is the world’s first single-use duodenoscope approved to view and access the upper gastrointestinal (GI) tract for treating pancreatic and biliary disorders.
EXPLORER Total-Body PET Scanner
EXPLORER is a positron emission tomography (PET) scanner that produces three-dimensional (3D) pictures of the entire human body.
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.
GE Healthcare LOGIQ E10 Ultrasound System
The LOGIQ E10 ultrasound system is an artificial intelligence (AI)-based radiology ultrasound system developed by GE Healthcare.
GE’s SIGNA 7.0T MRI Scanner
SIGNA 7.0T is a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner developed by GE Healthcare for neurological and musculoskeletal imaging functions.
HeartMate III Heart Pump
HeartMate III™ is an advanced left ventricular assist device (LVAD) approved for use in advanced heart failure patients who require short or long-term mechanical cardiovascular support such as bridge to transplant (BTT) or destination therapy (DT).
High Pulse Power for Advanced Device Features
The exacting power demands of neurostimulators and new-generation implantable medical devices are being met by an innova
Homechoice Claria Automated Peritoneal Dialysis (APD) System
Baxter International’s Homechoice Claria is an automated peritoneal dialysis (APD) system with Sharesource web-based connectivity platform to treat paediatric and adult renal failure patients undergoing peritoneal dialysis (PD) in the home care setting.
Hyperfine’s Swoop Portable MRI System
The Swoop™ system developed by Hyperfine Research is a first-of-its-kind portable, low-field magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) device for point-of-care settings such as intensive care units, emergency departments, mobile stroke units and resource-limited environments.
Impulse Dynamics’ Optimizer Smart System
The Optimizer® smart system is designed for cardiac contractility modulation (CCM) therapy to treat severe chronic heart failure.
Insulet’s Omnipod 5 Automated Insulin Delivery System, US
Omnipod 5 is the first FDA-cleared tubeless automated insulin delivery (AID) system with smartphone control.
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.
All makers of medical devices know that safe and reliable connectors are a crucial part of any product development. One
Invenio’s NIO Laser Imaging System, US
The NIO laser imaging system allows instant sharing of images for review by pathologists.
iSono Health’s ATUSA System for Breast Imaging, USA
iSono Health received US FDA clearance for its portable, automated 3D breast ultrasound system, ATUSA, in May 2022.
Kroger Health’s Covid-19 Test Home Collection Kit
Kroger Health developed a Covid-19 test home collection kit for safe detection of SARS-CoV-2 (Covid-19) virus infection in patients.
LivaNova’s Essenz Heart-Lung Machine, UK
LivaNova’s Essenz™ Heart-Lung Machine supports cardiopulmonary bypass procedures.
LP1250 ECG Remote Monitoring System
LP1250 is a wireless remote monitoring system developed by LifeSignals Group to allow healthcare professionals to continuously collect electrocardiography (ECG) and monitor the heart rate of patients in various care settings including home, hospital and ambulance.
Lucy Point-of-Care MRI Device
Hyperfine Research’s magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system, Lucy is the world’s first point-of-care, bedside MRI device for brain imaging in patients ageing two years and older.
Lumify Portable Ultrasound System
Lumify is a portable ultrasound system developed by Philips for the ultrasound imaging and fluid flow analysis in various applications, including obstetric, cardiac, urology, cephalic, abdominal, cardiac foetal echo, gynaecological, musculoskeletal, paediatric, small organ and carotid.
LUX-Dx Insertable Cardiac Monitor
LUX-Dx™ implantable cardiac monitoring (ICM) system was developed by Boston Scientific for the long-term diagnosis of arrhythmias associated with conditions such as atrial fibrillation and syncope.
Magnetom Lumina 3T MRI System
Magnetom Lumina 3 Tesla (3T) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system is an Open Bore system developed by Siemens Healthineers.
Magnus Medical’s SAINT Neuromodulation System, US
SAINT™ neuromodulation system is Magnus Medical’s first FDA-cleared product to treat major depressive disorder.
Manufacturing Medical Devices
Manufacturing medical devices, we know how stressful it can be, defect-free product, cost effective prices, continuous i
MAXAIR CAPR System, US
The MAXAIR® CAPR® System is an advanced air purifying respirator that meets all OSHA loose fitting PAPR criteria.
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 sin
MicroTransponder Vivistim Paired VNS System
MicroTransponder’s Vivistim Paired VNS system received FDA approval under the premarket approval pathway in August 2021.
Mindray’s TE Air Wireless Handheld Ultrasound System, USA
The TE Air diagnostic ultrasound system is a handheld software-controlled, general-purpose ultrasonic diagnostic device.
MiVu Mucosal Integrity Testing System
MiVu™ is the first mucosal integrity (MI) testing system for rapid diagnosis of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), eosinophilic oesophagitis (EoE) and Non-GERD, as well as monitor treatment response in patients with GERD and EoE.
mOm Essential Incubator, UK
The inflatable mOm Essential Incubator, developed by mOm Incubators, received the European CE Mark in May 2022.
Monarch eTNS System
NeuroSigma’s Monarch® external trigeminal nerve stimulation (eTNS®) system is a monotherapy approved for the treatment of paediatric attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
MROpen MRI System
MROpen MRI System is a 0.5 Tesla (0.5T) open magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) device designed and developed by Paramed Medical Systems.
Multix Impact Digital X-ray System
Multix Impact is a state-of-the-art radiographic digital X-ray system developed by Siemens Healthineers.
Navitor Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) System, US
Designed to treat aortic stenosis, the Navitor™ TAVI system is implanted using Abbott's FlexNav™ delivery system.
Nerivio for the Treatment of Migraine, USA
Nerivio® is a wearable, smartphone-controlled neurostimulation device for the acute and chronic treatment of migraine.
NeurOptics’ NPi®-300 Automated Pupillometer
NeurOptics’ NPi®-300 Pupillometer is a handheld optical scanner that measures pupil size and reactivity in patients, supporting enhanced neurological pupillary examinations to diagnose a broad spectrum of neurological conditions such as traumatic brain injuries, strokes and seizures in adult and paediatric patients.
NuVasive’s Pulse Platform for Spine Surgeries, US
NuVasive’s Pulse spinal surgical automation platform received 510(k) clearance from the US FDA in July 2021.
Okami Medical’s LOBO Vascular Occlusion System, US
Okami Medical's LOBO Vascular Occlusion System addresses the growing needs of physicians for the occlusion of peripheral blood vessels.
OmniWire Pressure Guide Wire
Philips' OmniWire is the first solid core pressure guide wire available for coronary artery interventional procedures.
OneDraw A1C Test System, US
OneDraw™ A1C test system is an innovative blood sampling technology for convenient, comfortable and accurate monitoring of HbA1c.
Onera STS I Polysomnography (PSG) System, USA
Onera STS I is a portable, patch-based polysomnography system designed to simplify sleep studies significantly.
Optoelectronics, Nanophotonics, Laser Technology and Micro Manufacturing
Laser Competence Centre Finland (LCC Finland) covers the whole development chain including technology oriented basic res
PALLAS Solid-State UV Laser System, US
Manufactured by LASEROPTEK, a South Korean medical device company, PALLAS is the world's first solid-state UVB laser device available in 308nm or 311nm versions.
Philips ClarifEye Augmented Reality Surgical Navigation System
ClarifEye is an augmented reality (AR)-based surgical navigation system developed by health technology solutions company Royal Philips to assist minimally invasive spine surgeries in a hybrid operating room.
Philips Incisive CT Scanner
The Incisive CT scanner is a computed tomography (CT) system developed by Netherlands-based health technology solutions provider Royal Philips. The device combines operator and design efficiencies to enable smart clinical decision-making.
Philips’ Ingenia MR-OR Intraoperative Magnetic Resonance System, Netherlands
The Ingenia MR-OR is a 1.5T or 3.0T intraoperative magnetic resonance (MR) system designed and developed by Netherlands-based Royal Philips for high-quality diagnostic and interventional imaging during neurosurgical procedures.
Philips’ QuickClear Mechanical Thrombectomy System
Royal Philips’ QuickClear is a mechanical aspiration thrombectomy system to remove blood clots from the vessels of peripheral arterial and venous systems.
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.
Pogo Automatic Blood Glucose Monitoring System, USA
POGO Automatic is the first FDA-cleared glucose monitor and multi-test cartridge system for diabetes management.
Precision Technical Products
Precise Medical Products Limited (PMP) is a private manufacturing company established in 1997 and located at Shlomi, Isr
ProxiDiagnost N90 is a dual-purpose digital radiography-fluoroscopy (DRF) system developed by Philips Medical Systems for routine X-ray and nearby fluoroscopy examinations of patients, including children.
R-One Robotic Device for Interventional Cardiology Procedures
The R-One™ robotic device is a fully integrated robotics platform developed by Robocath for the remote delivery and adjustment of guidewires and stents during percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI).
Radiance 330 Proton Therapy System
Radiance 330® proton therapy system is a proton beam delivery device developed by ProTom International.
RefleXion’s Scintix Biology-Guided Radiotherapy, USA
Scintix is the first radiotherapy to use cancer’s own unique biology to ensure controlled radiotherapy delivery.
ReStore Exo-Suit Robotic System
ReStore™ is the first wearable robotic exo-suit developed to treat mobility issues in individuals post-spinal cord injury and stroke.
Royal Philips MR 7700 3T MRI Scanner, US
Royal Philips’ MR 7700 3T MRI scanner features a unique design and AI capabilities to deliver advanced diagnostic outcomes.
Royal Philips’ CavaClear Laser Sheath, USA
Royal Philips’ CavaClear Laser Sheath is the first and only FDA-approved device for removing advanced inferior vena cava filters.
Senographe Pristina DBT System
Senographe Pristina is a three-dimensional digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) system developed by GE Healthcare for the diagnosis and screening of breast disorders in women.
Senseonics Eversense Continuous Glucose Monitoring System
The Eversense® continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) system is a device used to monitor blood glucose levels in people with diabetes.
Siemens Healthineers Magnetom Terra 7 Tesla MRI Scanner
The Magnetom Terra 7 Tesla (7T) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner is an advanced ultra-high-field scanner developed by Siemens Healthineers.
Siemens Healthineers’ ARTIS pheno Angiography System
The ARTIS pheno angiography system is a robot-assisted device that is classified under the interventional fluoroscopic X-ray system by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Siemens Somatom X.cite CT Scanner
Siemens Somatom X.cite is a single-source computed tomography (CT) system was developed by Siemens Healthineers.
Siemens’ Naeotom Alpha Computed Tomography Imaging Device
Naeotom Alpha is the world’s first photon-counting computer tomography, bringing a major advancement in CT imaging in a decade.
Sky Medical Technology’s geko™ Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation (NMES) Device, USA
Geko™ is a first-of-its-kind, FDA-cleared electrical neuromuscular stimulator to minimise the risk of venous thromboembolism.
Smith+Nephew’s CORI Surgical System, USA
CORI™ Surgical System is a handheld robotic-assisted platform for surgical knee procedures developed by Smith+Nephew.
Standardising USB in Medical Devices
USB is gaining popularity in the medical segment. One of the major challenges for medical designers is medical standards
Stryker InSpace Balloon Implant for the Treatment of MIRCTs
The InSpace™ implant is a first-of-its-kind biodegradable subacromial balloon spacer designed for the arthroscopic treatment of massive irreparable rotator cuff tears (MIRCTs).
Tablo Haemodialysis System, US
The Tablo Haemodialysis System is a self-contained dialysis system approved to treat both acute and chronic dialysis.
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.
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
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.
Theranova Dialyser, United States of America
Theranova features a medium cut-off (MCO) membrane, which provides an expanded haemodialysis therapy.
THERMOCOOL SMARTTOUCH SF Ablation Catheter
The THERMOCOOL SMARTTOUCH® Surroundflow (SF) is a cardiac ablation catheter indicated for the treatment of atrial fibrillation (AF), including paroxysmal AF and persistent AF.
TherOx DownStream System
TherOx's SuperSaturated Oxygen (SSO2) Therapy is delivered by its DownStream® system, which creates and delivers the patient's super-oxygenated blood to the targeted ischemic regions of the heart in patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI).
TrueBeam Radiotherapy System
TrueBeam® radiotherapy system is a medical linear accelerator developed by Varian Medical Systems.
Ventilator Intervention Technology Accessible Locally (VITAL) Ventilation Device
The Ventilator Intervention Technology Accessible Locally (VITAL) is a new high-pressure ventilator developed by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Southern California to treat patients with severe Covid-19 symptoms.
VenusP-Valve System to Treat Right Ventricular Outflow Tract (RVOT) Disorder, China
VenusP-Valve™ is the first Chinese self-expanding nitinol stent approved in Europe for pulmonic heart valve replacement.
Vercise Gevia Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) System, US
The Vercise™ Gevia™ DBS system is an implantable directional neurostimulation device to treat Parkinson’s disease.
Vivalytic VRI Covid-19 Test System
Vivalytic VRI (viral respiratory tract infections) array is a universal test kit developed by Bosch Healthcare Solutions in collaboration with Randox Laboratories to rapidly detect a SARS-CoV-2 (Covid-19) virus infection in patients.
WATCHMAN FLX LAAC Device
The WATCHMAN FLX™ is the first US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved left atrial appendage closure (LAAC) device developed by Boston Scientific Corporation.
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
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.
XyCAM RI™ Retinal Imaging Device
XyCAM RI™ is a retinal imaging device, developed by Vasoptic Medical for non-invasive dynamic retinal blood flow imaging in patients with ophthalmic diseases, as well as systemic medical conditions.