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Keep an eye on cool new combo medical devices

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013 | Permalink

All Sites Combo drug delivery devices will be one of the hot trends in medical plastics in the next one to two years. Medical device producers are anxious to market patient-friendly products that help provide differentiation in the marketplace. Following is the definition of a combination device from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration: read more

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Senate Democrats Vote To Repeal Obamacare Tax

Friday, March 22nd, 2013 | Permalink

But that's what happened Thursday night when the Senate voted 79-20 to repeal a 2.3 percent sales tax on medical devices such as catheters, pacemakers and MRI machines, which was intended to help to finance coverage …

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FDA tightening watch of AEDs | theheart.org

Friday, March 22nd, 2013 | Permalink

In addition to AEDs, there are 26 other medical devices that came to market prior to 1976, and the FDA is in the process of deciding which of those devices will now require a PMA. In its review, the FDA decided that AEDs …

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Arkema launches hydrophilic elastomer for catheters

Thursday, February 21st, 2013 | Permalink

Riding the wave of accelerating use of thermoplastic elastomers in medical tubing applications, Arkema is launching a new flexible, hydrophilic Pebax grade. Hydrophilic Pebax MV1074 SA 01 MED polymer is described as suitable for use in minimally invasive devices that are exposed to bodily fluids for less than 30 days, such as surgical tubing. It is a polyether block amide copolymer that is USP VI certified and is said to offer excellent high moisture absorption properties for device components in wet environments, such as catheters. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  medical plastics elastomer Arkema Foster read more

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Obamacare's medical device tax claims 100 more jobs » The Right …

Friday, February 1st, 2013 | Permalink

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