Archive: April 2022

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Customised comfort bra aids recovery from mastectomy

Researchers at the Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel have developed a novel mastectomy bra by employing ergonomic design and three-dimensional material engineering...

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Coloured suture improves visual contrast in critical surgical procedures

Honeywell is expanding its Spectra MG biofibre portfolio with a blue-hued fibre that provides a strong visual aid to better differentiate between multiple suture sets...

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Dressing materials for moderate to heavily exuding wounds

A wound dressing for treating moderate to heavily exuding wounds is disclosed by Advanced Medical Solutions.

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Adhesive wound dressing for tips of fingers or toes

An adhesive wound dressing that can be applied to the extremities of a human body while applying some tension onto the wound has been developed...

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FDA clears antibiotic-embedded hernia mesh

Ariste Medical has achieved US Food and Drug Administration 510(k) clearance to market its drug-embedded, polypropylene hernia mesh in the US.

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