Statistical process control (SPC) has proven to be an effective means for original equipment manufacturers (OEM) of medical devices to maintain and even improve product quality. SPC utilizes statistical methods, quantitative and graphic analysis of measurements, to evaluate and assess the stability of a process and the resulting quality of its production. Manufacturers that implement… Read more »
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Sample preparation in medical device design and testing serves as an investigative procedure to assess qualitative and quantitative measures and performances. Safety and quality are the preeminent factors in the medical device manufacturing industry. Stringent regulatory requirements are in place for every phase of a device’s life cycle, including design and testing. OEMs (Original Equipment… Read more »
For over 30 years, BMP Medical has produced components for in vitro diagnostic medical devices testing. In vitro diagnostic (IVD) products are those reagents, instruments, and systems intended for use in diagnosis of disease or other conditions, including a determination of the state of health, in order to cure, mitigate, detect, treat, or prevent disease,… Read more »
Injection molding is a manufacturing process that produces plastic injection molds from both thermoplastic and thermosetting polymers. Over the past several decades the method has proven to be the most cost-effective and best way for mass production of high-quality products with complicated shapes and is ideally suited for the production of medical devices. Precision-machined injection… Read more »
All medical devices sold in the United States are regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). More specifically, any medical device manufactured, repackaged, relabeled, and/or imported by any company or firm to sell in the U.S. has to meet FDA regulations.