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Latex-Free alternatives: the significance of transitioning from Surgical Gloves

Latex gloves dominate the healthcare landscape in Europe, driven by historical associations with superior performance, elasticity, and comfort compared to early synthetic alternatives from the 80s. The cost-conscious approach of healthcare procurement departments further cements latex’s prevalence due to its economic advantage over synthetic options. However, beneath the surface, choosing Leggi tutto…

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Stryker Q Guidance System

Stryker Q Guidance System Stryker Announces First Cases Completed Using Q Guidance System with Cranial Guidance Software Stryker is making progress in the implementation of its Q Guidance System with Cranial Guidance Software, as Early Product Surveillance (EPS) cases are currently underway. This cutting-edge technology is specifically designed to support Leggi tutto…

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Smart coatings for surgical implants

Smart coatings for surgical implants provide early failure warning while preventing infection Newly developed “smart” coatings for surgical orthopedic implants can monitor strain on the devices to provide early warning of implant failures while killing infection-causing bacteria, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign researchers report. The coatings integrate flexible sensors with a Leggi tutto…

Amazon launches medical device brand focused on diabetes and cardiovascular disease

The Seattle tech giant has joined forces with brand consultancy business Arcadia Group to launch Choice, a brand of consumer-use medical devices. Amazon’s most recent move into healthcare involves medical devices. The Seattle tech giant has teamed up with brand consultancy business Arcadia Group to launch a brand of consumer-use medical devices for diabetes Leggi tutto…