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Explore articles that will help you test your medical devices and software. Validation techniques include environmental monitoring, biocompatibility testing, packaging validation, and sterilization services.

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White Papers: Test & Measurement
Analytical Testing Solutions for Medtech Manufacturing

For medtech manufacturers, material and device failures are an unavoidable issue that can plague even the most experienced engineering teams. This paper examines how a strong partnership...

White Papers: Medical
Understanding Choked Flow of Gases

Medical equipment applications which handle various gas flows often require a precise, repeatable mass flow rate of gas. Our white paper explains the science behind “Choked Flow” or the condition when...

Features: Packaging & Sterilization
Senior scientist Paula McDaniel tells MDB how to find and prevent material failures.
Briefs: Test & Measurement
Light-based methods open many opportunities for medical applications.
Features: Materials
A robust, optimized mechanical testing program is essential to successful quality control testing.
R&D: Wearables
Researchers have proposed a solution to both clearly visualize and accurately assess the brain via photoacoustic imaging.
R&D: Sensors/Data Acquisition
A diagnostic nanoparticle can reveal the presence of cancerous proteins.
Products: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Winners will be announced in Medical Design Briefs and here on MedicalDesignBriefs.com.
R&D: Wearables
Scientists have created wearable, stitchable, and sensitive sensors from flexible polymers and bundles of carbon fiber.
Products: Photonics/Optics
Trackers, interferometers, laser sensors, and more.
Features: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Developing IFUs for reusable devices presents a unique challenge that requires focused attention to ensure patient safety: the reprocessing method.
Technology Leaders: Electronics & Computers
With longer lifespans and aging populations worldwide, the need for and importance of dialysis technology will only grow.
Briefs: Test & Measurement
The sensitivity of the decade-old frequency comb breathalyzer now detects four additional biomarkers.
Products: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Power entry modules, application processors, proximity testing services, and more.
Features: Design
Despite the growth in MIS advancements over the last two decades, these techniques are still in their adolescence. There is much room for growth.
R&D: Materials
Researchers developed a method to bond human skin to rubber-like polymeric materials without an adhesive.
Products: Imaging
Medical-grade power adapters, fume hoods, image sensors, and more.
Technology Leaders: Electronics & Computers
Glucometer designs available on the market today are costly, large, and power inefficient. See how GreenPAK offers an upgrade.
Products: Test & Measurement
An evaluation kit form Sensirion enables ventilator manufacturers to take proximal measurements of respiratory gas rates.
Briefs: Imaging
The device combines near infrared light, time resolved spectroscopy, and diffuse correlation spectroscopy.
Briefs: Test & Measurement
The patch uses ultrasound to monitor blood flow to organs.
Features: AR/AI
MD&M West brings together medtech engineers, business leaders, and innovative thinkers to create life-changing medical devices.
INSIDER: Medical

Biomedical engineers have demonstrated a tablet-sized device that can reliably detect multiple COVID-19 antibodies and biomarkers simultaneously. Initial results show the test can...

Features: Medical
A growing number of companies are turning to sterile, single-use, closed liquid dispensing systems and kits.
R&D: Photonics/Optics
A prototype of a fluorescence-based sensor provides continuous detection of cortisol concentrations in real time.
Briefs: AR/AI
The device continuously measures the blood concentration of propofol.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Worn on the fingertips like a thimble, the wearable helps reduce postural sway.
Briefs: Medical
The single-chip system is a complete functioning electronic circuit.
Products: Electronics & Computers
Medical connectors, servo positioners, SMT jumpers, and more.

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