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Meet the Bot That Could Slither Through Your Gut
Connected Healthcare Systems Are a Cybersecurity Nightmare
CDC: Consider Triclosan-Coated Sutures for Infection Prevention
Smarter Rehab with Robotics and Machine Learning
Meeting Clinical Needs in Human Factors Engineering
The Best Implant and Tissue-Replacement Products of 2017
Hear Woz Speak at MD&M East!
Meet the Bot That Could Slither Through Your Gut
Medrobotics receives FDA clearance to market its steerable robotic surgical platform for colorectal surgeries in the United States.
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125 pixels MICROMO launches the new Piezo LEGS® Linear 6N motor, also called the Piezo LL06. This new motor is the next generation of the classic Piezo LEGS® LL10 with the same piezo ceramic actuators at its core, plus some major redesign work. The new LL06 features an integrated high-resolution optical encoder, as well as a slimmer, more compact design and options for guides that steer the drive rod.
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Connected Healthcare Systems Are a Cybersecurity Nightmare
A timely read from MD+DI’s archives following Friday’s global ransomware cyberattack that hit the NHS, among other organizations.
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125 pixels Amcor now offers Heat Sealed Coating on 1073B Tyvek® (PTH-293),1059B Tyvek® (PTH-292), and 2FS Tyvek® (PTH-291). The coating and Tyvek® combination provides exceptional seal strength and humid creep for demanding applications. The products also offer outstanding resistance to microbial penetration, have superior tear strength and puncture resistance and are compatible with a broad range of sterilization methods – including aggressive EtO cycles. Contact: 1-800-447-0049 www.amcor.com. Visit AMCOR at CPhI North America, Booth 3105.
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CDC: Consider Triclosan-Coated Sutures for Infection Prevention
CDC joins the World Health Organization in considering the impact of triclosan-coated sutures on reducing SSI risks.
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125 pixels When choosing an injection molder for your plastic components or devices, there are some mandatory guidelines that should be reviewed to determine how to choose the right company. These three questions are type of Quality Management System, can they support your Entire Product Life Cycle and Project Support once you have made your choice. This will help to minimize risk for the scope of your project and ensure you have selected the right injection molder. Click to read article.
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Smarter Rehab with Robotics and Machine Learning
Rehabilitation for patients with neurological disorders may be best achieved with support from both robotic and human therapists. Here's what that therapy looks like.
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Meeting Clinical Needs in Human Factors Engineering
It’s more important than ever for medical device developers to embrace a collaborative design process, but numerous hurdles stand in the way of achieving that goal.
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The Best Implant and Tissue-Replacement Products of 2017
Check out the Medical Design Excellence Awards finalists in the implant and tissue-replacement products category.
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Hear Woz Speak at MD&M East!
Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak will deliver the keynote at the MD&M East Conference & Expo in New York City, June 13-15. Register now!
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Qosina Expands Its ENFit™ Product Line
Sponsored by Qosina

Qosina has added several components to its ENFit™ line, including male and female connectors and caps, low dose syringes, spikes, adapters and Y connectors. These parts are available in various sizes and materials and complement Qosina’s already-vast selection of ENFit™ products. Qosina continues to grow its ENFit™ line and can modify any existing component or build new tooling to suit exact requirements. Visit qosina.com today to place an order.

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Automating Leakage and Functional Testing
Sponsored by Associated Research

Electrical safety tests on electronic devices are designed to minimize or eliminate shock hazard risks. The Leakage Current Test and the Functional Run Test are two prime examples. These tests are designed to evaluate the possibility of an electric shock. Since most Leakage and Functional tests are performed at varying voltage values nominal outlet power is insufficient. Additionally, most electrical compliance analyzers do not contain a built inpower source. These obstacles can make automated testing difficult.

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A 7 Step Guide to the Proper Usage of Critical Cleaners
Sponsored by International Products Corporation

Cleaning tasks require individualized procedures; each cleaning application is unique. Cleaning processes should be developed carefully and methodically for each application to achieve the most beneficial and cost effective results. Consider a variety of factors to determine the proper technique for each distinct cleaning application.

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Medical Multi-Lumen Catheter Leak and Flow Testing - Case Study
Sponsored by Cincinnati Test Systems

A medical device manufacturer needed a test instrument to test single, dual, triple and quadruple lumen CVC & PICC Catheters with female Luer fittings. The distal ends of these Catheters are tipped and skive holes cut into each lumen.

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