16/11/2017Small, smaller, miniaturized – medical technology is to become smaller and smaller and at the same time more powerful. Sensors, pumps and valves shrink to micro-size. This makes the application much more gentle for the patient. Discover the variety of technical wonders at COMPAMED 2017.
15/11/2017In medical technology, special attention must be paid to the choice of materials especially regarding the manufacture of surgical instruments or implants. That is the reason why material technology is a very fast developing discipline. COMPAMED 2017 shows what are the trends in material industry.
31/08/2017Today we are visiting the INGPULS Company in Bochum. It produces nickel-titanium shape memory alloys used in medical devices. In this interview with Dr. Burkhard Maaß, we find out how SMAs work and in which areas they are being used.
15/03/2017The world's leading trade fair for the medical industry invites you to Düsseldorf from 13 - 16 November 2017. Welcome to MEDICA – Be part of the No. 1!
15/03/2017The trade fair for suppliers and manufacturers of medical technologies invites you to Düsseldorf from 13 – 16 November. Welcome to COMPAMED, the leading international market place for the medical suppliers' industry and product development.
05/01/2017Implants are needed in different types of situations, for instance after an accident or because of a tumor. If the injury is very complicated, patient-specific implants are able to help. These types of implants are made with the help of a 3D printer at the Chair of Fluid Technology and Microfluidics at the University of Rostock.
05/01/2017When is the redesign of a medical device necessary? And what relevance does it have in the medical technology sector? We informed ourselves about this and visited WILDDESIGN Germany and Salvia medical. Here we learned the reasons for redesigning medical devices and we found out what this type of process looks like.