A self-powered sensor developed at the University of Waterloo could allow doctors to remotely monitor the recovery of surgical patients. Read more

North America

Susanne Jungmann, Sensirion, explains the importance of sensors for measuring and controlling lowest flow rates in medical devices and how they can be integrated effectively by manufacturers. Read more


FDA experts discussed regulatory considerations for orthopaedic sensing, measuring and advanced reporting technology (Smart) at the organisation’s latest public workshop. Read more


Manufacturer of sensor components and systems, First Sensor discusses how its technology has use of an accurate pressure sensor with a wide dynamic range helps SmartAir’s Airbrio system teach asthma sufferers correct inhaler use. Read more


Cikautxo Medical OEM explains the benefits of integrated sensors in catheters. Read more