POSTS TAGGED AS medical devices

“Healthcare Engineering”

September 28, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Healthcare engineering
In naming itself, the American Society of Healthcare Engineering put its namesake on the map in 1962.  “Disciplines associated [MORE]

6G Terahertz Electronics, What Does It Mean for Medicine?

April 20, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

6G wireless technology
What if all the medical devices today that rely on batteries no longer needed them?  That’s an implication [MORE]

FDA’s Digital Health Center of Excellence

December 1, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

The Digital Center of Excellence
“The Digital Health Center of Excellence is primarily focused on helping both internal and external stakeholders [MORE]

Ultra-Precise 3D Printing

June 2, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Professor Shih-Chi Chen with Ultraprecise 3-D printing technology
All of us had a mind’s eye picture of a 3D printer moving [MORE]

Breaking Down Ingestible Devices

April 7, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

MIT Light trigger breaks down ingestible medical devices
In this piece, MIT engineers “describe the development of a modular and tunable [MORE]

Femtosecond Speed for 3 D Printing

March 17, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Two-photon lithography technology
3D printing is a relatively slow miracle; so engineers at the Chinese University of Hong Kong and the [MORE]

Force Sensing in Medical Devices

July 2, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Force sensing technology
This piece from sensor maker, Tekscan, Inc. (South Boston, MA) describes the many applications of force sensing in [MORE]

Hydrogen Powered Nano Batteries

June 11, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

MIT Nano-Battery
At present, battery size is a limiting factor in developing medical devices on the micro and nano scale.  However, [MORE]

Prospects for Borophene

May 21, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Biomedical engineers are still scrambling to find novel applications for graphene (discovered in 2004).  Thus far, the list includes sensors, [MORE]

Electricity via WiFi

April 30, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

MITs Rectenna
The idea of transmitting electricity through air sounds like science fiction, but researchers at MIT have demonstrated how that [MORE]

Voice Recognition in Healthcare

March 5, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Artificial Intelligence in EHR Software
Here’s one opinion of eight from hospital Chief Medical Information Officers about voice recognition: “Physicians are [MORE]

Wearables for Clinical Studies

February 12, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Spire health tag
Litmus Health (Austin, TX) has published a census of wearable devices that might be used in various situations [MORE]

A Stretchable, Conductive Coating for Wearable Devices

May 1, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Conductive MXene Multilayers
MXenes are a class of inorganic compounds, only a few atoms thick, which are used in electronic devices. [MORE]

Augmented and Virtual Reality in Healthcare

November 21, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Augmented Interactive Reality (AiR)
In augmented reality, an enhanced image is shown over an actual view—e.g. the yellow line for the [MORE]