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The Essential Laser for Orthopedics

Fri, 18/10/2019 - 3:01am

Ask any orthopedic surgeon to show you the tools of the trade, and the evidence of laser processing is not difficult to spot. Most devices and tools, even single-use items, bear the telltale traces of marking lasers used to indicate depth, part number, and lot or serial number. The growth of laser usage is

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Crash Course: Heat Sealers and Sealer Validation

Fri, 11/10/2019 - 3:01am
A collaboration between Packworld USA and Packaging Compliance Labs
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What Causes Wrinkles in Heat-Sealed Pouches?

Fri, 11/10/2019 - 3:01am
Wrinkles in the seal area can cause a package to be rejected. Let's look at somethings that can be done to avoid packaging failures.
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Avoid Pouch Sealing Disasters - The 9-Steps to Heat Sealing Perfection

Fri, 11/10/2019 - 3:01am

Step 1 Heat Sealing Configuration. Determine what is expected from the seal. What does one expect from a heat seal? Wide, narrow, shaped, or just seal or seal and cut? Before a satisfactory sealing system can be designed it is necessary to decide what seal configuration is desired.
Step 2 Heatseal Ban

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The Real Story About Controlled Impulse Heat Sealing of Polymeric Materials

Fri, 11/10/2019 - 3:01am

Toss VRC Technology is an improved method of impulse heat sealing that overcomes the limitations of simplistic convention methods. It brings advantages to the fabrication and packaging requirements of the Medical/Pharmaceutical/Healthcare and Biotech Industries. Advantages that are not available with oth

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Is Heatsealing Art or Science?

Fri, 11/10/2019 - 3:01am

The evolution of heat sealing perfection from hot bars, to impulse to VRC TOSS Technology. Today's heat sealers provide much more than just sealing the pouches.  Advanced security, information downloading, recipe storage, easy validation.....  

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Identification of Adhesive Formulations Minimally Effected by E-Beam Sterilization

Thu, 10/10/2019 - 3:01am
A selection of medical/skin adhesives were coated onto substrates and physical properties (Shear, Adhesion to Release, 180° Peel and MVTR) tested before and after exposure to e-beam sterilization of 27 and 40 kGy. Of the four adhesives tested, two displayed a much lower effect from e-beam exposure than the ot
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Whitepaper: Long-term Wear Adhesives II

Thu, 10/10/2019 - 3:01am
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Flow Sensor Solutions in Modern Medical Ventilators

Wed, 09/10/2019 - 3:01am
Continuous airflow measurements during anesthesia monitoring, intensive care treatment as well as in clinical and ambulatory environments provide important information for the assessment of cardiorespiratory and breathing circuit behavior and have become indispensable in modern medicine. The increase of intel
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Flow Measurement in Smart Inhalers for Connected Drug Delivery

Wed, 09/10/2019 - 3:01am
Inhalers are among the most commonly used devices for treating respiratory diseases such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). With each inhalation through the inhaler, the device delivers a specific amount of medication to the lungs. However, when it comes to proper inhaler use, misuse
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Yet Another Technical Gap Closed: Measuring Lowest Flow Rates in Medical Therapies

Wed, 09/10/2019 - 3:01am
Medical procedures and therapies are often faced by the same challenge: accurately measuring and controlling lowest flow rates down to the microliter per hour range. In most of these cases the outcome of the therapy, as well as the well-being or even the survival of the patient strongly rely on the reliable a
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Single-Use Proximal Flow Sensors

Wed, 09/10/2019 - 3:01am
Proximal flow sensors are widely used in respiratory devices for intubated patients and non-invasive ventilation patients in hospitals, home care situations and emergency rooms. With applications ranging from neonatal to adult care, the associated requirements for proximal flow sensors are both diverse and ch
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Efficient Gas Flow Measurements in Bypass

Wed, 09/10/2019 - 3:01am
Measuring gas flow in applications requiring high precision and cost-efficiency is a challenge. Experience in recent years has shown that microthermal flow sensors are superior to other technologies.
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Infusion pumps that sense the drug flow – and even your heartbeat in it

Wed, 09/10/2019 - 3:01am
Sensor technology takes infusion pumps to the next level by making failure detection reliable, even for infiltration.
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Flame Retardant Epoxies and Silicones Meet Critical Safety Requirements

Fri, 04/10/2019 - 3:01am
Designed to mitigate the worst effects of fires, fire retardant materials play a particularly important role in aircraft construction. Used in aircraft, epoxies and silicones must maintain their primary role as adhesives or coatings while exhibiting resistance to heat and flame in accordance with government a
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Die Attach Adhesives Impact Product Quality Well Beyond Manufacturing

Fri, 04/10/2019 - 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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Epoxies Safeguard Medical Electronic Devices

Fri, 04/10/2019 - 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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Case Study - UV15: For Fabrication of Polymer Optical Waveguides

Fri, 04/10/2019 - 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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Porex Medical

Tue, 01/10/2019 - 3:01am
A Study of Analytical & Clinical Interference in Porous Laboratory Components
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Design for Test: Understanding the Dollars and Sense

Wed, 25/09/2019 - 3:01am
Products are getting smaller and more complex. As a result, test access points often compete with components for real estate during the PCB layout process. PCB layout designers and design engineering teams who are siloed from manufacturing operations often assume that flying probe test or functional tests
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