Medical Design Briefs - April 2021 - 2

April 2021

Published by SAE Media Group

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SPECIAL SECTION
Technology Leaders in Tubing/Extrusion

4 From the Editor

FEATURES
6 Testing Strategies for EUA Devices
10 Medical Device Design: Why Aesthetics Are More Than
Cosmetic
15 Automating Orthopedic Revision Planning
18 Show Preview: Evolving to MedDev 2021

TECH BRIEFS
32 Surface Waves Help Nanostructured Devices Keep Cool
32 Wearable Device Monitors Jaundice-Causing Bilirubin and
Vitals in Newborns
34 Silicone Membrane for Wearable Devices Is Comfortable
and Breathable
35 4D Bioengineering Materials Bend, Curve Like Natural
Tissue
36 Origami-Inspired Medical Patch Seals Internal Injuries

22 Polyolefin Heat Shrink Tubing for Tight-Tolerance Medical
Applications: Understanding the Advantages and
Development Process
26 Tubing Capabilities to Improve Efficiency and Quality in
Medical Device Manufacturing

ON THE COVER
Total hip and knee replacements are very common
and have an excellent track record of success. Over
time, however, they can fail for a variety of reasons
like implant wear/loosening, recurrent dislocation or
infection. However, taking image data and extracting
relevant information is often time consuming. This
then has an effect on the time needed to plan surgeries and can contribute to unwanted delays. To learn
about how automated segmentation and landmarking
using machine learning-based artificial intelligence (AI) can speed up
tedious tasks, read the article on page 15.

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