CWT News Articles and Industry Links
- Successful Mechanical Engineering Design Project, May 2009, Custom Wire Supports Innovative UWM Students.
- Custom Wire Tech partners with K-Kolor, 2nd Qtr, 2008
- Custom Wire’s Involvement with Revolutionary Heart Procedure, Dec 2003
Medical Device Industry and Related Resources
FFR-Guided Stenting Cost-Effective in EU Countries
May 20, 2011. Using fractional flow reserve (FFR) measurements to guide stenting of patients with multivessel disease saves costs while at the same time improving health outcomes. Read more…
Paclitaxel Balloon Maintains Advantage at 5 Years
May 20, 2011. A 5-year follow-up study found that paclitaxel-coated balloons offer sustained reduction in target lesion revascularization (TLR) over uncoated balloon angioplasty in patients treated for coronary in-stent restenosis. Read more…
Medical Devices Industry Outlook – April 2011
The global medical devices industry sees opportunities for manufacturers of cardiovascular devices, as well as Neuro, radiation oncology and blood-related products. Read more…
Edwards SAPIEN Transcatheter Heart Valve
An investigational device that would potentially treat high-risk patients with severe calcific aortic stenosis. Read more…
(Angioplasty) – www.ptca.org
(Society for Vascular Surgery) – www.vascularweb.org
Technology in American Healthcare
Recommended book for vascular research and information
Design Considerations in Small-Diameter Medical Tubing
(Med Device Link) – Effective design specification methods and early manufacturing involvement can optimize product manufacturability.View details
Medical Device Summit
(Advancing the global medical device industry) – www.medicaldevicesummit.com
Top 6 Health Industry Issues of 2011
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Industry Trade Shows to Follow
MD&M EAST SHOW
Medical Design & Manufacturing brings you the latest advances in medical-grade materials, assembly components, electronics, design and engineering support, device interoperability, regulatory compliance, packaging materials and machinery, sterilization systems and a full complement of contract services.
Medical Device Polymers
International Medical Device Polymers Conferences (annual) provide a forum for plastics and elastomer experts, medical designers, production managers and regulatory experts who meet to review market trends, requirements and other aspects that impact minimization of surgical intervention risks, improvement in patient comfort and new developments in device designs for orthopaedic, cardiac, infusion and drug delivery, general surgery and woundcare industries.
COMPAMED is the leading international marketplace for the medical supplier industry and product development. The perfect place to meet global manufacturers and suppliers across medical device industry.
Medical Product Outsourcing is an event that offers relevant information on solving critical business issues that foster interaction with OEMs and contract manufacturers.
LABELEXPO – Americas
The LabelExpo Global Series is the largest label converting event in the Americas, where converters see new technology, source new suppliers and buy new machinery.
Flexographic Technical Assoc
Medical Product Outsourcing