Healthcare
Implementing Design Controls for Medical Devices with a Concurrent Engineering Approach

Implementing Design Controls for Medical Devices with a Concurrent Engineering...

To ensure the quality of medical devices, the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) has laid down design control regulations for medical device manufacturers by incorporating them into the Quality System Regulation, 21 CFR Part 820. These design controls are established to maintain the required regulations and the quality aspects of…

Implementing Medical Device Testing Strategies

Implementing Medical Device Testing Strategies: A High-Level Overview

Medical devices are highly regulated by multiple regulatory bodies and compliances. On the other hand, end users expect exceptional performance, effectiveness, and safety from the device they are using. This compels medical device manufacturers to define and implement medical device testing strategy that turns to be effective throughout the development…

Understanding the Working of Embedded IoT Medical Devices

Understanding the Working of Embedded IoT Medical Devices

With the proliferation of the Internet of Things (IoT) devices, there has been a huge transformation in terms of smart cities, connected manufacturing, wireless communication, and connected healthcare. If we talk about the healthcare industry, there has been a significant revolution in terms of delivering healthcare services in remote locations,…

The Future Role of Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality in Medical Imaging

The Future Role of Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality in...

Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality market has a potential to reach 151 Billion USD with a paramount CAGR of 70.4% by 2022 (Source: Markets and Markets). It is true that the AR and VR technologies have driven the gaming and entertainment industry, but it also has a very good potential…

An Overview of FDA Regulations for Medical Devices

An Overview of FDA Regulations for Medical Devices

When it comes to the medical device industry, you must know about medical device regulations, if you are serving the industry, since it is more of compliance and regulation-driven industry. Whatever technological advancement and innovation you can bring to the medical device industry (whether it is being able to transform…

Healthcare and Machine Learning: The Future with Possibilities

Healthcare and Machine Learning: The Future with Possibilities

The 21st century has been an era of data-driven decisions. It is said that the segments or industries which generate more data will grow faster and the organizations which utilize this data to take important decisions may stay ahead of the curve. When it comes to industries that generate huge…

A 5 Step Guide to Risk Management for Medical Devices

A 5 Step Guide to Risk Management for Medical Devices

Companies are usually faced with challenges to make the medical devices safe for human use, ensuring they are effective. For that matter, when it comes to designing and developing medical devices, companies have to comply with FDA and ISO quality systems regulations to ensure they are risk-free. These FDA QS…

4 Ways Wearables Are Changing the Future of Healthcare

4 Ways Wearables Are Changing the Future of Healthcare

In today’s market, wearable technology tends to be more sophisticated, because it provides sensory and scanning features such as biofeedback and tracking of physical function, which is not seen in mobiles and laptops. The wearable technology market grew 29% in 2016, with 101.9 million units sold, according to IDC worldwide quarterly wearable…

Medical Device Design and Development: A Definitive Guide for Medtech Professionals

Medical Device Design and Development: A Guide for Medtech Professionals

A medical device design that adds value to end user and simultaneously captures profitable market share is really a tough job. Is it because healthcare is a life-critical segment? Or is it because it involves complex procedures? Apparently, both. In addition, it needs to be aligned with healthcare regulatory requirements,…

5 Ways IOT and Mobility Address Common Concerns of Healthcare Industry

5 Ways IOT and Mobility Address Common Concerns of Healthcare...

Find out how IOT and Mobility address common concerns of healthcare industry and transform their daily operations. A decade ago, when IoT was not widely prevalent, healthcare industry was using telemetry, a remote data acquisition technique for better patient care. However, with the advent of IoT and connected devices, the…