Volume 11 Issue No. 19
CDRH Announces Implementation of Office of Product Evaluation and Quality
By MedTech Intelligence Staff
OPEQ is an important step in the center’s modernization of business processes.
How to Avoid Five Common Test Strip Malfunctions
By David Franta and Kim Haglund, 3M
To make the most accurate strips possible, it is important to be aware of issues that can arise during a test strip’s lifecycle.
We’d like to see strong evidence that proper cleaning and reprocessing can virtually eliminate any bacteria residue that can spread infection.
— Jeff Shuren, M.D., CDRH
3M to Acquire Acelity for $6.7 Billion
The deal boosts 3M’s capabilities in advanced and surgical wound care.
Form and Function:Researchers Show Proof of Principle in Bioprinting Tissue
The technique enables the creation of a hydrogel model of a lung-mimicking air sac that delivers oxygen to surrounding blood vessels.
Addressing the Largest Infection Prevention Gaps in Endoscope Reprocessing
By Darren Dahlin and Nick Bromiley, Medivators
It’s time to embrace new technology and promote standardization to raise best practice protocols.
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