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Medical Devices and Diagnostics

The medical device industry continues to see healthy growth, especially the in vitro diagnostics market. Pharma IQ is proud to provide an international, non-biased, central resource, for professionals working in the bio-pharmaceutical and medical device industry to exchange ideas on best practice and share case studies on innovation within the area.

Contributor: Richard Pain SSON - Editor for Asia
Posted: 09/08/2016
Richard Pain SSON - Editor for Asia
The world’s first cognitive computer. This is a device that can rapidly analyse the collective research and recommendations of leading professionals, in order to advise healthcare professionals and improve patient outcomes. To find out more, we speak with Dr James Miser, Chief Medical Information Officer at Bumrungrad International Hospital, who describes the implementation process so far and how the technology is likely to transform healthcare. Full Article »
Contributor: Andrea Charles
Posted: 16/06/2013
The FDA Final Rule on UDIs is a critical move forward in utilising and leveraging technology to advance medical device information. In this exclusive interview Dawn Fowler, Sr. Manager, Labeling & Documentation at Endologix, speaks to Andrea Charles from Pharma IQ, about the importance of real world assessment in executing UDI programs and  Full Podcast »
Contributor: Regina Au
Posted: 23/03/2015
Regina Au
In the medtech world, the boundaries between the semiconductor and medtech industries have already been blurred with chips, sensors and Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS). Today, the boundaries between high tech and medtech are starting to blur as well. Large high tech companies such as Google, Microsoft are trying to expand into the medtech market and large medtech companies such as Philips Healthcare, Medtronic, Roche are trying to use the expertise of these high tech companies to further innovation in the medical field to improve patient care in both medical devices and e-health. So who's partnering with whom? Full Column »
Contributor: Chanice Henry
Posted: 28/04/2016
Chanice Henry
Pharma IQ has compiled this resource booklet containing presentations held at the 2015 Medical Device UDIs and Traceability conference on the following subjects:

GUDID – The Data Gathering and Maintenance Challenges
Re-thinking Your Labelling Processes and Getting the Buy-in from All Stakeholders
Evaluating and Determining the Key Components, Planning and Execution of a UDI Project
These presentations drill down and examine each of the above challenges in great detail and assess the strategies that can address them. Full Whitepaper »