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Design for Manufacturability Strategies at the PCB Level

We spoke to experts at a printed circuit board assembly house to learn more about Design for Manufacturability (DFM) strategies. The goal: Ensuring that device designs can be successfully manufactured. Medical device designs are focused …

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A Clean Break: Breakaway Connectors in Medical Devices

Breakaway connectors can quickly disconnect to protect people and equipment, yet still provide the same pin and housing durability as their mechanically secured counterparts. By Steven Lassen, Product Applications Engineer, and Julie Carlson, Marketing Communications, …

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WHAT'S NEW IN THE MEDICAL MARKET

Comprehensive coverage of the latest connector and cable technologies, designs, and standards

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Counterfeit Connectors: A Matter of Life and ...

It’s imperative that medical device manufacturers use authentic connectors. Counterfeit connectors and …

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Use-Limiting Technology Protects Patients

Designing electronic medical devices with use-limiting technology safeguards patients and operators by …

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Feeling is Believing: e-Textiles Bring Music ...

Avnet teams up with tech incubator Not Impossible Labs to create an …

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Non-Magnetic Connector Products

This week’s Product Roundup highlights non-magnetic connector products designed for use in …

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Wire-to-board connector products: Amphenol ICC's Minitek® Pwr Connector System
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Wire-to-Board Connector Products April 2019

This week’s Product Roundup highlights wire-to-board connector products for industrial, datacom, telecom, …

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New Connector and Cable Products: March 2019

Summary coverage of the new connector and cable products that were recently …

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New Connector and Cable Products: February 20...

Summary coverage of the new connector and cable products that were recently …

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2019 Updates to Medical Standards

Changing medical standards and regulations add frustrations to the work of product …

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Reduce Risk in Medical Devices

Managing creepage and clearance is one design strategy that can help reduce …

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MEDICAL REFERENCE LIBRARY

An extensive collection of next-gen connector and cable technologies, design resources, specification tips, and application guides

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Connector Design Considerations for Mobile an...

Medical device designers face some of the biggest challenges in the electronic …

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The Digital, Automated Eye Exam

A new wave of optometry equipment relies on sensors, high-speed connectors, and …

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How to Prevent EMI When Designing an Intercon...

Electromagnetic interference poses a threat to product functionality as well as patient …

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Tiny Interconnect Products Bring Sound to Lif...

A new generation of micro-sized electronics is helping hearing-impaired people connect with …

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New Materials Expand the Capabilities of Medi...

The exploding growth of the medical device market is putting more pressure …

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Design Considerations: Connectors for Compact...

Compact device size is an overwhelming trend in modern electronics, but connectors …

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Amazing Therapeutic Exoskeletons Move Into Me...

Exoskeletons have been around for more than 50 years, but new lightweight …

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Disposable Medical Connector Contact Technolo...

Single-use equipment that can be tossed instead of sterilized is in demand …

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Fluidic Connectors Go With the Flow

Connectors that carry fluid or air through a bore, paired with connectors that …

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Medical Connectors: Measuring Creepage and Cl...

Electrical connectors play a key role in advancing product capabilities and ensuring …

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Critical Requirements for Modern Medical Conn...

Critical requirements for modern medical connectors include: safety, reliability, small size, and …

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Five Key Trends Shaping the Future of Medical...

To satisfy evolving application demands, medical imaging interconnects are being designed to …

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The Portable Doctor

As telehealth and telemedicine bring health care to new places, connectors play …

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Integrating Electronics into Connectors Gives...

Specialized connectors that integrate other components save space and add capabilities. By …

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Cantilever Beam Compression Contacts for Plug...

Cantilever beam compression contacts for pluggable medical modules employ advanced contact materials, geometries, …

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