IoMT & Connectivity

IoMT/​IoT

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What are the components of an IoMT architecture? This section of Medical Design Briefs will show you examples of IoMT and IoT devices, including continuous patient monitoring, connected inhalers, and ingestible sensors.

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From the Editor: Wearables
Malnati says COVID-19 has led to a wider variety of remote monitoring technology — from wearables to new smartphone apps.
Supplements: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Our 2021 Resource Guide shows you the top manufacturers in materials, manufacturing, and a range of other medical-device categories.
R&D: IoMT
A flexible heat harvesting device shows better efficiency at retaining heat to power the device.
R&D: IoMT
A new reinforcement learning (RL) based artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm calculates the amount of insulin needed for a diabetic patient and injects it automatically.
Products: Test & Measurement
Barcode readers, risk-management software, servo drives, and more.
Products: Electronics & Computers
Embedded antennas, fume hoods, computing nodes, and more.
Features: Electronics & Computers
"The health system of the future will be consumer-centric, wellness-oriented, care everywhere, and digitally connected,” says one expert.
Briefs: Electronics & Computers
Miniaturized, front-end IPDs are specifically designed to seamlessly connect.
From the Editor: Software
A recent survey of medical device industry leaders finds that they are shifting their perspective toward digital technologies in the wake of COVID-19.
From the Editor: Design
See how medtech companies are trying to get more ventilators on the market.
Features: Design
Medtech devices have become smaller over this last decade, and the advancements in connected technology are just beginning.
Features: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Medical device developers are providing more options through intuitive user interfaces (UIs).
Features: IoMT
A secure communications channel protects the privacy and integrity of a patient’s information
Products: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Shaft collars, modular clean labs, hybrid motion controllers, and more.
Blog: Medical

To help speed up efforts to find a vaccine for COVID-19, white hat hackers and computer experts are engaging in crowdsourced simulations aimed at better understanding how the virus behaves.

Products: Electronics & Computers
IoT Prototyping Board

Renesas, Tokyo, Japan, has introduced a low-power prototyping board that will simplify and speed up product development for IoT endpoint equipment...

Features: Wearables

The three main global goals of healthcare continue to be: improving the quality of care, universal access to care, and keeping costs under control. Technologies and remote connected healthcare are touted as the...

From the Editor: Connectivity

AT&T is building up its FirstNet network, while also rolling out 5G New Radio — both of which are part of the future of connected of healthcare. FirstNet is...

INSIDER: IoMT
Researchers from the School of Electrical Engineering at KAIST have developed a soft neural implant that can be wirelessly controlled using a smartphone.
Products: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Female Cable Connector

Binder USA, Camarillo, CA has extended its M12-X product line with a female cable connector and RJ45 to female feedthrough for control cabinets. The M12 X-coded cable...

Features: FDA/Regulatory

Now that medical devices are being labeled and uniquely identified to meet the requirements of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Unique Device Identifier...

Global Innovations: Materials

Researchers at Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) have developed a highly flexible, high-energy textile lithium battery that offers more stable, durable, and safe...

Briefs: AR/AI

ExoRehab is an IoT rehabilitation solution that combines robotics, gaming, and data analysis. Digitalizing physical therapy for muscle rehabilitation enables patients to acquire therapeutic...

INSIDER: Connectivity

A kit made from everyday objects is bringing the blockchain into the physical world. The BlocKit, which includes items such as plastic tubs, clay discs, padlocks, envelopes, sticky notes, and...

Products: Materials
SPC Software

Zontec, Inc., Cincinnati, OH, has released new statistical process control (SPC) software designed to improve manufacturing quality. The Synergy 1000™ and...

Briefs: Wearables

NOW Technologies is a close-knit, dedicated team of professionals working to help people with disabilities to live an independent life. Based in Budapest, Hungary, and...

Features: Medical

Technology has always played a central role in healthcare. From microscopes to medical imaging, and from pacemakers to prosthetics, technological breakthroughs throughout history have improved diagnosis,...

Briefs: AR/AI

A state-of-the-art brain-machine interface created by UC San Francisco neuroscientists can generate natural-sounding synthetic speech by using brain activity to control a virtual vocal tract...

Features: Internet of Things

People often talk about thinking “outside the box” but one of the things most exciting in modern technology is being able to design “off the glass” — meaning a piece of technology...

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