With consumer power growing in healthcare, it’s time for medical device companies to get serious about putting user needs first.
Leverage user research to determine which design options will be most impactful for your medical device.
The New Jersey Superior Court’s appellate division refused to reinstate a hernia mesh product liability lawsuit against Becton Dickinson's C.R. Bard because expert witnesses couldn't prove the design of the product was defective or that significant negligence occurred.
These medical devices are on a commercialization track to heal the patient of tomorrow in a way that’s substantially better than previous offerings.
Cleveland Clinic Innovation Executive Director sees 3D Printing more suited for custom implants as opposed to mass producing products in healthcare.
This was the question one MD&M West speaker was asked to ponder as he addressed the convergence of consumer and medical technologies, and what that trend means for product design.
New tools have given engineers have the ability to prototype rapidly, cheaply, and often, so how do you resist the urge to iterate endlessly?
Embracing connected technologies and artificial intelligence can help medtech achieve the goals of value-based and consumer-driven care. Still skeptical? Consider this example.
A company born out of MIT's Little Devices Lab is helping doctors and nurses hack medical devices to make existing technologies better fit their needs.
As drug-delivery devices get smarter, it's time to reconsider the traditional risk-based human factors approach and adopt a more holistic approach to usability when it comes to developing them.