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.
Medical Devices and Diagnostics
To meet the growing demand, medical manufacturing is adapting disruptive technologies that are reshaping manufacturing as a whole and displacing established practices. Here’s a look at some of the disruptive trends that are transforming medical manufacturing. Full Article »
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 »
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 »
The world of healthcare has greatly benefitted from enhanced connectivity as a by-product of the digital age. However, this benefit has contributed to exposing medical devices and their softwares to cyber attacks. Malicious digital interferences can be significantly detrimental to patient safety.Ahead of the 2017 Software for Medical Devices conference, Pharma IQ brings you this whitepaper looking at what you need to know in regards to software cyber security to medical devices. Full Whitepaper »