Skin is a window—it can indicate our overall health. And when it’s damaged, it can hurt both psychologically and physically.
To make the most accurate strips possible, it is important to be aware of issues that can arise during a test strip’s lifecycle.
Manufacturers of the surgical mesh devices have not provided reasonable assurances of safety and effectiveness, according to the agency.
A brief look at the science behind the test strip.
10 factors design engineers must consider when creating stick-to-skin medical devices.
Hint: It can transform and store energy, cut through steel, and float in air.
Design freedom, increased accuracy, and customization, are fueling growth.
Unique factors are involved when designing adhesives for the face and other fragile parts of the skin.
Susan Alpert, principal of SFA Consulting, explains the role of clinical evidence for combination products and the complexities at play.
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