medical device

Lu Rahman looks at how the digital health sector is increasingly influenced by healthcare professionals and consumers and the opportunities this brings for medical device manufacturers. more

13 Nov 2017 15:30 Opinion

Microtechnology is big business. Compamed has spotted the trend for all things smaller which is why it is focussing on the sector between 13 and 16 November in Dusseldorf more

10 Nov 2017 09:00 News

Senior vice president, medical and healthcare at Cyient, looks at the biggest trends in medical technology. more

7 Nov 2017 09:00 Opinion

Medical devices company Quanta has partnered with the industrial design and development consultancy Smallfry to develop a portable home dialysis kit. more

2 Nov 2017 09:55 Devices

The issues surrounding plastics, recycling plastics and mainly the sheer volume of plastic that we’re throwing away on a worldwide scale, aren't going away more

1 Nov 2017 13:31 Opinion 1 Comments

Neil Oliver, technical marketing manager at Accutronics, explains how designers can future-proof medical devices and their energy supply more

31 Oct 2017 12:25 Opinion

A woman from the North of England has had her hearing restored after having an ‘invisible’ hearing device implanted. more

16 Oct 2017 10:20 Devices

For many of us, digital health emerged a few years ago, but there are new opportunities on the horizon that are about to make a big difference to the market – and medical device manufacturers are first in line to benefit, says Lu Rahman. more

16 Oct 2017 09:20 Opinion

B. Braun Medical Industries is to embrace the digital manufacturing revolution with the installation of a Critical Manufacturing’s system more

10 Oct 2017 10:40 Technology

Medical compounds manufacturer Tekni-Plex will be exhibiting its latest and closure liners for medical devices and pharmaceutical applications at CPHI InnoPack, 24-26 October. more

5 Oct 2017 10:50 News

Lorna Brazell and Piet Weinreich, Osborne Clarke examine the issue surrounding software and when it may or may not fall under medical device regulations. more

4 Oct 2017 10:40 , Opinion

In a move that’s sure to please adults with diabetes in the US, the FDA has approved a glucose monitoring device that doesn’t require the user to prick themselves for a blood sample. more

29 Sep 2017 10:40 Devices


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Medical devices might be thought to contain a dazzling array of complex equipment but a Twitter user recently found out that this sometimes isn’t the case. more

25 Sep 2017 10:40 Devices

Pharmaceutical company Bayer has announced it is ending the sale of its Essure sterilisation device in all non-US countries. more

20 Sep 2017 15:50 Devices

MPN speaks to Professor Andrew Shennan a member of the Cradle Project that has developed a device capable of detecting abnormalities in vital signs. more

20 Sep 2017 15:15 News

A device developed to help obese type 2 diabetic patients lose weight should be rolled out across the NHS, according to researchers. more

13 Sep 2017 14:30 Devices

Medical Plastics News reviews the Philips Health Watch, a wearable deices touted as a medical device to help people monitor their health. more

11 Sep 2017 15:50 Devices

A device that can quickly detect cancer during surgery has been developed by scientists from the University of Texas. more

7 Sep 2017 15:40 Devices

The NHS is spending millions of pounds on out-dated, limited and inefficient pagers every year, according to a new report by digital solutions company, CommonTime. more

6 Sep 2017 10:00 News

A camera that can see through the human body is the result of a collaborative project at the University of Edinburgh and Heriot-Watt University. more

4 Sep 2017 12:05 Devices