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Reece Armstrong looks into Netflix's latest documentary, The Bleeding Edge and examines the FDA's regulatory approvals for medical devices and why it needs to change. more

Opinion

Reece Armstrong looks at how medical manufacturing has reacted to Industry 4.0 and where the sector sees robots and automation having the most impact. more

Opinion

Josef Gießauf, Engel Austria, looks how process monitoring can be taken to the next level using intelligent systems and explains just how much numbers matter. more

Opinion

The North West of the UK is a technological key driver. Lu Rahman looks at why this may benefit the UK’s uptake of Industry 4.0. more

Opinion

Reporter for Medical Plastics News, Reece Armstrong, has been making his way across Europe’s medtech sector to pick out some of its most exciting hotspots for innovation. more

Opinion

Bryan Austin, general manager of global engineering company Renishaw, writes about how the additive manufacturing industry should handle the European Union’s new Medical Device Regulation (MDR). more

Opinion

The government’s recent debate over the vaginal mesh scandal was a welcome step towards recognising the debilitating effects that women have faced from these devices. more

Opinion

As medical device design and technology offers us innovative products with increasingly sophisticated functionality, security issues are becoming key, says Lu Rahman. more

Opinion

Neil Oliver, technical marketing manager of professional battery manufacturer Accutronics explains how portable and wearable technology is supporting the future of military medical devices. more

Opinion

Brian Wyatt, vice president, Medical and Healthcare, Cyient, discusses how technology is helping patients get connected with healthcare. more

Opinion

The pelvic mesh scandal isn’t going away with many women reporting severe adverse effects of the product. Reece Armstrong has been following events and outlines where we are now more

News

Exhibitors attending the Med-Tech Innovation Expo share their views on Brexit, sector expectations, key initiatives and more in this insightful interview into the medtech industry. more

Opinion

Bhaskar Sambasivan, SVP and Global Markets Leader, Life Sciences, Cognizant writes about why the UK's life sciences industry needs to make the digital switch. more

Opinion

Creators of accurate models of limbs for use by medical students, Limbs and Things, discuss how working with band saw specialist Starrett ensures its models are as precise as possible. more

Opinion

Jonathan Wilkins, marketing director of obsolete industrial equipment supplier EU Automation, gives his thoughts on how the UK’s latest initiative to remove all avoidable plastic waste by 2042 could affect the country’s plastics manufacturers. more

Opinion

MPN speaks to Stratasys about how it is working together with hospitals and medical device manufacturers to improve patient outcomes and personalise treatments. more

Opinion

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

Opinion

A screening tool for pancreatic cancer has been developed by researchers at the University of Washington. more

News

Marie Crane, Dow Food, Pharma & Medical, explains how silicone adhesives for wearable medical devices promote compliance and innovation. more

Opinion

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

Devices