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Autoclavable Sensors In Life Critical Applications

What does it mean when saying “Autoclavable Sensors”? Autoclavable devices require compatibility with high heat, moisture and often bleach or other high pH fluids. Medical devices that come in contact with human tissues or fluids are considered to be high-risk devices and they require sterilization so they must undergo autoclave processes after each procedure. Hygenic medical devices that require autoclave operations might include surgical staplers, surgical robots, handheld surgical devices, dental tools, medical examination procedures.
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Sensors Make Newborn Health Screenings Possible

Newborn health screenings are important because they assist health professionals with the understanding and identification of potentially treatable conditions as early as possible. Some of the earliest screenings monitor the baby’s blood, hearing, and oximetry. For the 15 million babies born …
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Urinary Incontinence & The Sensors That Help Treatment

According to the American Urological Association, one-quarter to one-third of men and women in the United States experience urinary incontinence. What Is Urinary Incontinence?: Urinary incontinence means a person cannot prevent urinating.  There are 4 types of incontinence: Stress Incontinence …
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Report: Force Sensors to See Increasing Demand

Force sensors, which are used to measure pressure or stress using load and weight, are growing in demand today as more applications become automated and accuracy is required. According to a recent report from Research and Markets, the market is …
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Sensors Help Automate The Creation Of IV Bags

Everyone knows how important IV bags are to ambulances, hospitals, and other medical facilities, but where exactly do they come from? If you don’t know the answer, then you’re not alone–it’s really not something that the average person needs to …
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Load Cells Make Industrial Printing & Stamping Machines Accurate

Whether you’re working with variable printing machines or industrial packaging machines, the need for consistent legibility remains the same. From retail merchandising displays to mass mailings–the text you present to the reader must be aligned correctly and easy to read; …
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