10 Most Read New Medical Device Blogs in 2023

Medical Device Blogs 2023This yr’s listing of most learn StarFish Medical blogs options the ten most learn blogs written in 2023 and the ten most learn worker written blogs throughout 2023 together with some from again in 2014.
Our new blogs embrace experience and insights from three new authors, two group blogs and 5 articles from running a blog veterans. Matters vary from High quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs to traits which can be revolutionizing medical units.

New Medical System Blogs

  1. Important Considerations when Designing Labels for Medical Devices

The FDA requires a UDI in each plain textual content and machine-readable format (i.e., bar code) to be printed on a label that’s hooked up to the machine and the machine packaging for traceability by means of distribution and repair lifetime of the machine. Eddie Yeung shares how medical machine producers/ machine labelers will be assured that their UDI labels meet business requirements and get rid of the danger of dropping identification and traceability on their units.

  1. What To Look for When Choosing a Medical Device Contractor

Selecting a medical machine contractor is without doubt one of the most vital selections a medical machine start-up could make. This group weblog explains why in a distributed workforce setting, discovering a medical machine growth companion that may allow collaboration and innovation with out really bodily being collectively is feasible if you already know what questions to ask.

  1. How to Improve Emotional Interaction with a Medical Device

Ceaselessly within the medical machine business, the tangible significance of the aesthetic design of an object will be downplayed. It may be thought-about dressing or fluff and never vital within the growth of the machine. Mike Loveless exhibits why aesthetic persona, visible rhetoric or emotional interplay with a medical machine affect the expertise that an operator and a affected person have with the machine.

  1. Revolutionizing Wound Care: Smart Bandages with Wearable Sensors

Power non-healing wounds trigger a big burden on the healthcare system and are the main reason for limb amputation. Khaled Youssef examines why integrating sensible bandages inside the healthcare system can cut back hospitalization charges and in-clinic wound remedy time, therefore decreasing the general burden on the healthcare system.

  1. Revolutionizing Medical Imaging Devices with Optical Imaging

Optical imaging instruments can improve the essential position of biomedical imaging in precisely figuring out illnesses and monitoring their development. Typical medical imaging units resembling X-rays, computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound, and positron emission tomography (PET) are generally utilized in medical settings. Tammy Lee explains how these imaging modalities are restricted of their decision, solely with the ability to seize photos on the millimeter scale or better. She then covers Optical Imaging methods which can be revolutionizing medtech.

6.     How to Leverage PCB Mounted Microfluidic Cartridge Components  

Microfluidic point-of-care assays are a scorching matter these days and there’s a number of buzz surrounding the best way to make cheap, fast and dependable cartridges. Kenneth MacCallum discusses one space that will get much less focus. On this weblog he shares the best way to design the actuation and quantification mechanisms inside the instrument or reader.

  1. 18 Tips to Optimize Your Return to Office

We started returning to workplace in late 2022 and proceed growing new work practices, adjusting to new renovations, and bonding with colleagues added throughout our months of distant working. This group weblog affords ideas and insights from StarFish Medical workers from their experiences transitioning to working within the workplace or hybrid working.

  1. Avoiding Common Medical Device Regulatory and QMS Hidden Costs

Medical machine tasks usually have an S-Curve Model curve for prices. Low firstly, rising steeply within the center after which flattening out in direction of completion. To handle prices, Helen Simons explains why effort ought to all the time be put into the early phases of a challenge (or product growth) to make sure that the challenge is as effectively outlined as doable. This permits the staff to know and know the prices up entrance after which handle these prices by means of scope administration.

  1. Incoherent-Light Hazard Classification for Medical Devices

There are quite a few light-hazard classification requirements which will pertain to your medical machine: ISO 60601-2-57, IEC 62471, ANSI RP-27-20, ISO 15004-2, ANSI Z80.36, ISO 10936-2, ISO 10939, and so forth…On this weblog publish, Brian King examines sure commonalities and factors of potential confusion of the “large 4” incoherent-light-source security requirements: IEC 62471 and ANSI RP-27-20 for “basic biophotonic hazards”, and ISO 15004-2 and ANSI Z80.36 for hazards particular to ophthalmic units and the sufferers to which they’re utilized.

  1. FDA’s Draft Guidance on Decentralized Clinical Trials: Analysis

The U.S. Meals and Drug Administration (FDA) made a big stride in medical analysis on Might 2, 2023, when it unveiled a draft steerage doc entitled “Decentralized Scientific Trials for Medicine, Organic Merchandise, and Units.” Alexandra Reid examines the Draft Steering that gives an in depth perspective on the best way to craft and actualize Decentralized Scientific Trials (DCTs) the place some or all the trial-related undertakings happen outdoors the standard medical trial websites.

High 10 Evergreen Medical System Blogs in 2023

Now on to our evergreen, hottest blogs in 2023. These blogs have been written as early as 2014, however their subjects and insights stay related at present. Six of the blogs cowl regulatory subjects and three blogs have been up to date with new data and a hyperlink to the unique materials.

  1. How to identify a Conformité Européenne mark vs a China Export mark

The Conformité Européenne (CE) mark is a typical sight on merchandise in North America, and Europe. Nevertheless, the China Export mark and CE mark are simply confused. Given the huge distinction within the which means of those symbols, engineers want to have the ability to inform them aside. On this weblog Electrical Engineer, Ashwin Sira, explains the which means of each marks and supplies a easy solution to differentiate them.

  1. Qualifying and Managing RoHS and REACH suppliers

Firms manufacturing tools or shopper components that use hazardous supplies within the manufacturing course of should adjust to RoHS and REACH setting rules. Taimoor Khan discusses the significance of figuring out which distributors are compliant.

  1. An electrical engineer’s overview of IEC 60601-1 Terminology & Definitions through Annexes

The listing of requirements that apply to the event of medical units is in depth – and for good purpose. On this weblog Bjarne Hansen appears at one of many extra vital ones —IEC 60601-1— and explains every of its 16 sections.

  1. Determining the best method to detect E. coli

Choosing a technique for growing an assay will depend on the supposed utility and your goal market. As an illustration, there are a number of strategies for detecting E. coli together with PCR, gold nanoparticles, and fluorescent labelled enzymes – nevertheless it helps to know which to make use of when. On this weblog Azra Raswani discusses these detection strategies and the purposes for which they’re finest suited.

  1. Pros and cons of two popular Ultrasound signal processing techniques

Though there are a number of strategies of demodulation in ultrasound, two ultrasound sign processing methods are used predominately these days. Kenneth MacCallum, PEng, affords the professionals and cons of each strategies and concurs they may each probably be used for the foreseeable future.

  1. ALARP to AFAP, the MDR and ISO 14971:2019+A11:2021

ALARP (As Low As Moderately Practicable) to AFAP (As Far As Attainable) and medical machine danger administration has all the time been a difficult one. The character of the merchandise, their supposed use, and the markets during which they’re offered influences the approaches in controlling danger. In the case of danger, the very first thing to contemplate is the ISO 14971 commonplace. MDR and IVDR modifications convey a brand new alignment when it comes to danger. This weblog is a 2022 replace and hyperlinks to the unique written by Vincent Crabtree, PhD.

  1. Unit testing in embedded systems: 3 myths and an automated tip

As embedded firmware turns into more and more advanced – particularly with the proliferation of linked medical units – unit testing might be the answer to high quality management and machine reliability. On this article Peter Kasakoff debunks three widespread myths about unit testing firmware and affords some recommendation for doing it proper.

  1. RoHS 2 vs RoHS 3 impact on medical devices

The Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) has had a considerable and everlasting impact on the supplies that go into most of the digital merchandise we make. Nigel Syrotuck up to date his unique weblog in late 2020 and explains how figuring out what to search for and discovering good distributors with applicable high quality packages will result in a smoother product growth program and quicker time to market.

  1. 5 gamma irradiation sterilization tips

Choosing the proper sterilization course of for a medical machine requires consideration at an early stage in growth as traits like geometry, materials composition, and development all issue into the choice. Senior Techniques Engineer, Julian Grove, supplies an fascinating case research about deciding on the proper sterilization course of for a brand new disposable machine and the way gamma irradiation received out.

  1. How to Perform Medical Device Drop Test

Medical System Drop Take a look at and Push Take a look at are a part of IEC 60601-1. This 2014 weblog by Nigel Syrotuck describes these two most typical mechanical checks that medical machine designers could need to carry out in-house earlier than sending a tool for third social gathering testing. The weblog contains two movies that includes Nigel performing the checks.

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Astero StarFish is the attributed writer of StarFish Medical staff blogs. We worth teamwork and collaborate on all of our medical device development projects.

 


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