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The materials change shape over time in response to stimuli.
Regulatory changes have allowed these essential healthcare professionals to step in and help out more independently.
A phased approach helps maximize return on investment.
New polymer promises localized pain control for critical first four days.
Specialized computational algorithms provide for highly efficient DNA sequence analysis.
Batteries must meet high power capacity, small physical size, and reliability requirements.
The materials are suitable for use in soft tissue repair or flexible bioelectronics.
The small sensor allows detection of subtle movements.
The system harvests energy from human breathing and motion.
The sensors improve the safety and precision of industrial robotic arms.
Wearable sensors monitor certain biomarkers during healing.
Detector can identify radioactive isotopes with high resolution.
The respirator earned a 100 percent success rate for fit testing.
Miniaturized, front-end IPDs are specifically designed to seamlessly connect.
A brain-machine interface coupled with robot offers increased benefits for stroke survivors.
The device paves the way for better prosthetic control.
A novel 3D printed prosthetic arm is more comfortable, flexible, and cheaper than a conventional prosthesis.
Sensors need to be flexible, stretchable, biodegradable, safe, and stable for use in the body.
Changing the shape of the blade will expand the possibilities of using the laser in medicine.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Sensor Can Detect Scarred or Fatty Liver Tissue
Diagnosing liver damage earlier could help to prevent liver failure in many patients.
The updated standard allows the manufacturer to assess and mitigate risks that are associated with correct use and use errors.
The sensor measures how fingers interact with objects.
Fluid could provide a new source of information for routine diagnostic testing.
Briefs: Electronics & Computers
Essentials of PCBA Cleaning for Wearables
It is essential to incorporate PCBA cleaning into the planning and production of wearables.
Inspection, measurement, and documentation are critical elements.
Bioelectronics are based on fully rubbery electronic materials that are compatible with heart tissue.
A specially designed grounding plate uses integrated heat removal components.
This relationship is important to understand when developing the end system.
Optical imaging helps surgeons map out tumors.

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