A doctor in the US has been suspended after allegedly reusing disposable single-use anal catheters, according to the news site, NJ. more

2 Jan 2018 14:00 News

In a bid to combat heart disease and reduce numbers, researchers at UC Davis have been working on a medical device that identifies the composition of plaque that is most likely to rupture and cause a heart attack. more

30 Nov 2017 11:00 Devices

Ray Ledinsky, Teleflex Medical OEM, provides expertise on designing a catheter to achieve optimal performance. more

16 Aug 2017 10:20 Opinion

Pyam Ramnes examines the improvement of the design of catheter material. more

27 Jun 2017 12:15 News

Supplier of medical tubing solutions Natvar, has expanded its product portfolio with new silicone extrusion tubing capability. more

5 Jun 2017 09:20 Devices

Pioneering technology offers professionals a safer, more controlled technique more

5 May 2017 10:00 Devices

Mediplus has scooped a Queen's Award for Enterprise, for its pioneering catheter insertion kit dubbed ‘a GPS for the bladder’. more

21 Apr 2017 10:26 News

Josh Robertson, Compounding Solutions outlines the place that lubricious additives hold in medical device manufacture. more

17 Feb 2017 11:15 News

Innovative features mean the medical device can allow corrective treatment to be delivered to very specific areas of the heart more

24 Nov 2016 11:00 News

Leading supplier of instruments systems and technology, Henniker, explains how plasma can aid catheter manufacture. more

27 Sep 2016 16:30 News

Rubber and plastic manufacturer Cikautxo Medical outlines the latest developments in vascular access devices and antimicrobial trends. more

27 Sep 2016 16:10 Devices

Manuka honey could be used to stop bacterial growth on hospital medical equipment, a new study has found. more

27 Sep 2016 14:30 News

Medtronic has launched Barrx 360 Express, a radiofrequency ablation (RFA) balloon catheter to help in the treatment of Barrett's esophagus more

25 Apr 2016 10:40 News

Amcor Flexibles showcases infection risk expertise at Medtec Europe 2016 more

14 Apr 2016 09:32 News

NHS England says its new nationwide system for purchasing expensive medical devices will see lead to savings of over £60 million more

12 Apr 2016 08:57 News

One person has died and another six have suffered serious injuries in connection with Teleflex’s Arrow catheter kit more

14 Mar 2016 14:53 News


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Cook Medical has expanded the recall for its beacon tip Angiographic Catheters more

26 Feb 2016 15:43 News

DSM Biomedical has announced a partnership with Vention Medical to integrate the development, testing and application of DSM’s ComfortCoat coating into the catheter manufacturing process more

28 Jan 2016 14:02 News

An engineer has been sentenced to a year in prison for stealing medical device designs from Boston Scientific more

4 Jan 2016 09:40 News

At Compamed Amcor Flexibles is featuring a display for the packing of catheters, guidewires and stents at its stand more

18 Nov 2015 12:27 News