Tekni-Plex Medical, a Tekni-Plex business unit, will be presenting a webinar on medical tubing on December 15th at 2pm EST. In "New Tubing Material Advancements Drive Dramatic Improvements for Critical Fluid Transfer Applications," Alex Kakad, global product manager, Tekni-Plex Medical, will look at various factors and design considerations that should be taken into account when selecting tubing for a specific application. For instance, new material and tubing constructions as well as advances that offer potential medical device improvements will be discussed. Topics will include new solutions for peristaltic pump applications, sensitive drug transfers, and fluid management tubing sets that can be peeled apart.
“Our objective with this webinar is to deliver valuable information on emerging topics that will help medical device professionals navigate their tubing decision-making process,” explained Kakad in a news release. “Because Tekni-Plex Medical works with medical device professionals on a daily basis to address these issues, the webinar will feature the latest best practices and technologies.”
(Free webinar registration is available here.)
Tekni-Plex Medical also participated in Virtual Engineering Week event, November 30 to December 4. Its virtual exhibit highlighted a streamlined way for medical device manufacturers to obtain sample-size tubing quantities. Now available through the Chamfr online marketplace, stock tubing ships within one day to help medical device manufacturers reduce their testing and commercialization timeline, Tekni-Plex reported.
Tekni-Plex Medical provides medical tubing for a wide range of medical device applications including intravenous therapy, respiratory, renal/dialysis, anesthesia, diagnostic, and surgical equipment.