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Webinar

The what, why and how of connected medical implant development for personalized delivery of medicine

12th Nov 2019

The medical implant industry is set to grow from $5bn in 2017 to $16.3bn by 2022. But there are tensions to understand and hurdles to overcome for innovators intent on taking advantage.

  • Connectivity & IoT
  • Digital health
  • Product realisation
Whitepaper

The future of patient monitoring

1st Jul 2019

Patient monitoring is an inherent part of patient management. Intermittent and continuous measurements have a range of uses, from defining disease states and characterising progression to informing therapeutic approaches and...

  • AI & Analytics
  • Connectivity & IoT
  • Digital health
  • Digital security
  • Digital service innovation
  • Human factors
  • Product realisation
  • Sensing
  • User Experience (UX)
Report

Identifying breakthrough innovations that will transform the supply chain

22nd Feb 2019

Products are incorporating increasingly complex technology, putting greater pressure on the supply chain. As a result, gaps are forming and the risk to reputations and revenues is growing through issues such as...

  • AI & Analytics
  • Connectivity & IoT
  • Electronics & ASICs
  • Robotics
  • Sensing
  • Tracking & location
Webinar

The future of surgical robotics: will you be part of it?

20th Sep 2018

Surgical robotics will have a prosperous short-term future, with most key players expected to introduce laparoscopic surgical robotic systems by 2020. By 2030, the convergence of several technology opportunities, including...

  • Robotics
2022 Cambridge Consultants Associate Prize for Breakthrough Design
Opinion

Celebrating award-winning design innovation in an underserved area of women’s health

23rd Sep 2022

The design and technology teams working in medical technology innovation at Cambridge Consultants are passionate about improving women’s healthcare. We were delighted to welcome to CC Aashi Srivastava, the winner of Cambridge Consultants ‘Excellence in Breakthrough Design’ at the New Designers award ceremony to hear more about her perineal tear recovery kit to aid new Mums. 

  • Digital health
  • Human factors
  • Industrial design
  • User Experience (UX)
Bioelectric medicine
Opinion

Bring bioelectronic medicine into focus

22nd Sep 2022

Seoul based Nu Eyne is a medical device R&D company that is exploring the potential of wearable bioelectronic medicine, or electroceuticals. This is the application of electrical stimulus on the body to induce a biological reaction in order to treat chronic diseases.

Ophthalmology Technology Innovation
Opinion

The future of ophthalmology needs bold and ambitious thinking

15th Sep 2022

A rapidly growing global population is feeding a spiralling demand for precious energy and food resources. It also means that at the expected rate of growth, the world’s healthcare model is unsustainable. But I have a vision of a better future for healthcare, and a faith in the technology that will get us there…

  • Digital health
  • Human factors
  • Physical sciences
woman suffering from gastro intestinal disorder
Opinion

Ending the frustration and suffering of unexplained gastric symptoms

15th Sep 2022

Stomach disorders have remained among the most impenetrable areas for medical diagnostics. Medtech start-up Alimetry aims to improve the diagnosis of gastrointestinal diseases with their non-invasive Gastric Alimetry™ solution.

  • AI & Analytics
  • Digital health
  • Human factors
  • Sensing
  • Strategic advice
Child undergoing examination for an ear infection
Opinion

The inspiring personal story behind a game-changing solution to glue ear in children

12th Sep 2022

Singapore company NousQ has created a robotic, automated, sensor-controlled, handheld applicator called CLiXX® that promises to revolutionize ventilation ear tube surgery for children.

  • Human factors
  • Innovation management
  • Product realisation
  • Robotics
  • Sensing
The future of drug delivery lies in collaboration
Opinion

Collaboration is the key to unlocking a successful connected future for global pharma

5th Sep 2022

Global pharma is hitting a major fork in the road, and one way leads to failure. For me, it’s vital that the industry comes together to grasp the once-in-a-generation opportunity that emergent technology is offering.

  • Bioinnovation
  • Digital health
  • Human factors
  • User Experience (UX)
SharpArrow - Improving patient safety with safe surgical lasers and operations
Opinion

Improving patient safety with safe surgical lasers and operations

31st Aug 2022

SharpArrow Medical is an innovator and developer of laser-based medical devices and equipment and is one of a cohort of innovative companies being mentored by CC as part of MedTech Innovator Asia Pacific. Here we highlight why SharpArrow was shortlisted for MedTech Innovator Asia Pacific.

  • Sensing
  • Strategic advice
start-up risk assessment
Opinion

Start-up technology can be risky business if threats aren’t tackled hard and early

19th Aug 2022

Founders of early-stage start-ups are characteristically passionate, driven and optimistic. Understandably so. Very often they are nurturing a breakthrough idea with the capacity to disrupt business and change the world for the better. So, as they embark on the mission to sell their vision, they should accentuate the positive and keep negative thoughts of risk to the back of their mind, right? Wrong. 

  • AI & Analytics
  • Bioinnovation
  • Connectivity & IoT
  • Innovation management
  • Project management
  • Robotics
  • Strategic advice
  • Sustainability
  • Synthetic biology