Powering the Homecare
Medical Device Market
With the 3rd Edition of IEC 60601-1 impacting U.S. design
engineers in June, it is critical they are aware of the
implications to their medical device designs.
8 Contract Manufacturing
Pitfalls to Avoid
Since significant cost savings can be realized from working with a quality contract manufacturing partner, it is
important for OEMs to identify key areas to make the
selection process more efficient.
Implantable Drug Delivery
As more therapies are able to indicate implantable
devices for treatment, incorporating drug delivery into
them can be a significant additional benefit. Even when
drug delivery is the primary function, implantable devices
can be preferable.
Enabling the Next Generation of
Implantable Devices Through
Fiber Extrusion Processe
Innovative new devices incorporating drug-loaded fibers
into implantable textile structures have the potential to
enhance an array of therapeutic treatments.
Through Assembly Factors
4 Advertiser Index
6 From the Editor's Desk
17 Current Report: Sensors
27 Notables: Pumps & Valves
29 Applying Tech: Telemonitoring
31 Roundtable: Molding
34 New Products