The chip shortage’s long-standing impact on medical device production is expected to negatively impact product development moving forward.
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Denmark, Greece, Hungary, and Sweden have joined as host countries of the rescEU medical equipment strategic reserve.Read More
The FDA is now providing an up-to-date medical device shortage list and a list of discontinued devices as a way to help mitigate such shortages.Read More
Shortages of PPE and other essential medical equipment brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic led healthcare systems to look to 3D printing for solutions.Read More
The Israeli Defense Ministry bought ventilators and other medical equipment to help build up inventory to fight the coronavirus, but only 10% of the roughly 15,000 ordered ventilators arrived and many were found to be of poor quality.Read More
A Penn State team of researchers has proposed a novel solution to the shortage of medical equipment: Reusing these devices via equipment designed for plasma-based sterilization in medical facilities.Read More