Development
Nov 30, 2015
A recent trip to Sweden, a hub of modular design, inspired this engineer to reflect on the pros and cons of modular design for medical devices. Nigel Syrotuck...
Nov 06, 2015
Physician inventors discuss what they see as the greatest unmet needs in pediatrics, cardiology, gastroenterology, and more.  Marie Thibault In a popular...
Oct 26, 2015
A design expert offers advice on designing "ConsumerMed" products for home use, including important considerations for training, patient input, ease-...
Oct 13, 2015
Human factors studies can be a chance to set your company’s device apart from the competition. Here’s how one human factors study did just that....
Sep 23, 2015
Medical device engineers can take lessons from the development of automated driving and apply them to the quest for closed-loop devices for diabetes,...
Sep 21, 2015
The “ConsumerMed” product category is expanding quickly, but few makers have figured out how to keep users faithful for the long term. Kevin...
Sep 03, 2015
Continuous glucose monitors are evolving to better service people with diabetes, but those without diabetes could also benefit from CGM technology. What's...
Aug 26, 2015
An expert describes three survival tactics for thriving in the changing healthcare industry. Tim Bosch Everyone knows the healthcare industry is changing in...
Aug 19, 2015
Identifying opportunities for device innovation to reduce and prevent healthcare-associated infections. Sue MacInnes Why the buzz around bugs? There was a...
Aug 11, 2015
A recent explosion in the number of granted U.S. medical device patents points to a bright future for the industry. Which regions are leading this innovation?...