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Finding Balanced Solutions for Medical-Grade Materials

DOCU Whitepapers - Tue, 25/06/2019 - 3:01am

When medical device and diagnostics manufacturers work through material selection for their products, polymers such as polycarbonate (PC), polyethylene terephthalate (PET), and poly-vinyl chloride (PVC) are commonly used materials that first come to mind. Some of these established grades are used because t

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New Catheter Based Devices and Procedures Driving Hemostasis Valve Innovation

DOCU Whitepapers - Wed, 19/06/2019 - 3:01am

The viability of new interventions dependent on more robust componentry

Today's hemostasis valves are a vexingly difficult engineering challenge. Beyond the minimum requirements per ISO 11070 and ISO 10555 for pressure and vacuum decay, emergent invasive catheter therapies are demanding muc
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Case Study: Overcoming Barriers of Adopting ISO 80369

DOCU Whitepapers - Tue, 11/06/2019 - 3:01am
The high stress of an emergency room or ICU creates an environment in which the probability of human error spikes dramatically, adding a layer of risk to an already-tense situation. Asking medical professionals to make rapid diagnoses and decisions in that stress-filled state can lead to device misconnection,
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Benefits of ZPower's Silver-Zinc Rechargeable Batteries

DOCU Whitepapers - Tue, 11/06/2019 - 3:01am
This white paper details the benefits of ZPower's rechargeable microbatteries for designers and engineers aiming to create new and disruptive products. ZPower's rechargeable cell is the smallest, high-energy microbattery available to innovators looking to shrink the next generation of consumer & medical produ
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ZPower FAQ with Electronic Design

DOCU Whitepapers - Fri, 07/06/2019 - 3:01am
This FAQ covers the major benefits of ZPower's silver-zinc microbatteries. ZPower batteries are the smallest, safest, highest-energy rechargeable microbatteries available. They are a good choice for designers and engineers aiming to enable new, next-generation smaller and safer consumer and medical products.
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Sanavita Spinal Case Study

DOCU Whitepapers - Fri, 07/06/2019 - 3:01am
SanaVita Medical manages reverse-engineering, reduces time to clinical evaluation for spinal tether implant.
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Validating Medical Device Assembly, Packaging, & Sterilization

DOCU Whitepapers - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 3:01am
Medical device packaging and sterilization validation are required for FDA 510(k) submissions yet are often causes of delay. Sterile packaging validation is a vastly misunderstood topic in its own right but becomes even more complicated when considering it involves the additional coordination of manufacturing
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Leveraging Human Factors Testing to Develop a Better MedTech Product

DOCU Whitepapers - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 3:01am

Historically, human factors risk has taken a back seat to clinical risk. For a product to be viable it needs to clinically work and used as intended in a safe and effective way.

By not focusing on mitigating risk on both fronts, there remains a chance that the safety of patients, doctors, nurses

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What Can the Medical Device Industry Learn from the Boeing 737 MAX 8 Crashes?

DOCU Whitepapers - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 3:01am
In this paper, we will focus on only one very small aspect of this investigation revealed in several articles, which has relevance to the medical device risk management process of both the hardware and the software system, as it relates to cases the author has encountered in the medical device industry.
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Die Attach Adhesives Impact Product Quality Well Beyond Manufacturing

DOCU Whitepapers - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 3:01am
Die attach adhesives serve a vital role in semi-conductor assembly, manufacturing and throughout the product life cycle. In this white paper, learn how they facilitate assembly and about the application process. Find out why thin bond lines are so important for product life cycle. Bond strength is only one, a
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Medtech Salary Survey 2018

DOCU Whitepapers - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 3:01am

Is it time to ask for a raise? Each year, we ask medical device and diagnostic industry professionals detailed questions about their compensation and careers. This year, 245 full-time medtech professionals sent in responses. We've analyzed the data to reveal the median salary for the industry as well as ga

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Epoxies Safeguard Medical Electronic Devices

DOCU Whitepapers - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 3:01am
The combination of increasingly complex assemblies and exacting quality requirements is compelling design engineers to be extremely diligent when selecting materials for the assembly of medical electronic devices. In this white paper, we explore various polymer chemistries and what the different families of c
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Top 115 Medical Device Companies of 2018

DOCU Whitepapers - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 3:01am
Who are the top dogs in the medtech industry? Find out with our free 2018 ranking of the top 115 public medical device and diagnostics companies by revenue. Information in the report includes company name, FactSet ticker, 2018 revenue, market capitalization, 52-week high and low stock prices, primary address,
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Case Study - UV15: For Fabrication of Polymer Optical Waveguides

DOCU Whitepapers - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 3:01am
With its outstanding light transmission properties and optical clarity, Master Bond UV15 is widely used for a variety of bonding, coating and sealing applications in the optical, electronic and optoelectronic industries. In fact, it has been effectively used by RMIT University, the University of Texas at Aust
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Medtech Mergers & Acquisitions of 2017

DOCU Whitepapers - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 3:01am

Mergers and acquisitions (M&As) continued to change the landscape in the medical device and diagnostics industry in 2017. See which companies were bought, sold, or spun-off last year with our comprehensive list of 2017 medtech M&As. Information in the report includes the following:

  • Buyers
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Top 100 Medical Device Companies of 2017

DOCU Whitepapers - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 3:01am

See which companies lead the pack in the medtech industry with our free 2017 ranking of the top 100 public medical device and diagnostics companies by sales. Information in the report includes the following:

  • Company name
  • Stock ticker
  • 2017 revenue
  • Market capitali
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Medtech Salary Survey 2017

DOCU Whitepapers - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 3:01am

Is it time to ask for a raise? Each year, we ask medical device and diagnostic industry professionals detailed questions about their compensation and careers. This year, almost 350 full-time professionals sent in responses. We've analyzed the data to reveal the median salary for the industry, as well as fo

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Top U.S. Venture Capital Investors in Medtech

DOCU Whitepapers - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 3:01am

Need to raise money to get your medtech startup off the ground? Start here, with our list of the Top U.S. venture capital investors in medical device and diagnostics startups. The list, compiled with information from Pitchbook.com and the firms' websites, ranks investors by sum of deals.

Informat

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Medtech CEOs Who Made the Most in 2016

DOCU Whitepapers - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 3:01am
A Qmed analysis of the 34 largest medtech companies' most recent proxy statements filed with the SEC revealed that many CEOs in the industry saw a bump in pay last year. Many of them also received more than $5 million in total compensation. Want to know which CEOs raked in the most? Download our free list of
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Medtech Incubators and Accelerators

DOCU Whitepapers - Tue, 04/06/2019 - 3:01am

Are you a medtech entrepreneur looking for support and resources to help start or grow your company? Start here, with our free list of dozens of incubators and accelerators serving the medical device, diagnostics, health IT, and digital health fields. The list features incubators and accelerators based acr

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