Swasthya Sanjivani: A Portable Digital Testing Laboratory

India is the second-most-populated country in the world. Its rural and urban distribution of population is 68.84 per cent and 31.16 per cent, respectively, as per the Census Report 2011. Well,...

Implantable Drug Delivery System

Biomedical electronics, which combines the biological and electronics knowledge, has made appreciable technological progress in recent years. Although implantable bionic systems such as retina and cochlear implants have made remarkable advances,...

A First-Of-Its-Kind PIC Microcontroller That Integrates 16-bit ADC, 10 Msps ADC, DAC, USB And...

Microchip Technology Inc., a provider of microcontrollers, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, announced a new family of MCUs - the PIC24FJ128GC010. This family is an analog system on a chip that...

Biomimetics Mimicking Nature For Technological Breakthroughs

APRIL 2011: George de Mestral, a Swiss electrical engineer, invented the hook-and-loop fastener (now inseparable with the name of Velcro) by keenly observing how the seeds of burdock got stuck to...

Medical Electronics: Shaping the Future of Healthcare

FEBRUARY 2012: Referring to applications of medical electronics for chronic disease management, post-operative care and general wellness, it is well known that portability of medical electronic devices is the key to...

Designing Cutting-Edge Wearable Medical Devices

FEBRUARY 2012: As healthcare moves out of hospitals and becomes more integrated with peoples’ lives, medical devices are evolving from portable equipment to wearable devices that are meant to be used...

Medical Electronics: Key Concerns and Opportunities

FEBRUARY 2012: Electronic devices are increasingly being seen in the field of medicine for diagnosis, therapy and rehabilitation. Medical electronics and electromechanical equipment have become indispensable for the better service of...

What’s Hot in Electro-medical T&M?

Safety, accuracy and reliability of operation are critical for electro-medical equipment. This article discusses the latest solutions that help install, calibrate and maintain these equipment Dilin AnandThe most significant advances in the...

How to Design Medical Devices for Rural India

Medical devices intended for use in rural India have certain differences compared to those used almost everywhere else. In this article, we consider the inherent problems in India (rural India, to...

Telemedicine Ophthalmologist In Theni, Patient In Aandipatti

JULY 2010: Farveen lives in a remote area of Andhra Pradesh’s Kurnool district. When a scorpion bit her friend last year, she was clueless about the first aid required. She immediately...