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    June 2017

    Benefits of Using Continuous Glucose Monitoring Devices

    In a person without diabetes, the body can track the glucose levels in blood and releases insulin naturally in the right amount to keep the body healthy. However in a person with diabetesa monitoring system is required to regularly check the glucose levels.The most common way to monitor the glucose levels in the bodyisthrough the continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) devices.

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    June 2017

    Advantages associated with Bioabsorbable Stents

    A stent is generally placed inside a blood vessel to prevent or overcome a blockage. A bioabsorbable stent is simply able to be absorbed by the body.The United States Food and Drug Administration on July 5, 2016, announced the approval for the first evercompletely absorbable stent for treating coronary artery disease. Coronary heart disease develops in a person when blockages mostly made up of cholesterol; build up in the coronary arteries, resulting in a decreased blood flow to the heart.

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    June 2017

    What are disposable medical device sensors?

    It has been a vast development in the medical industry, where devices and technology has grown so rapidly, that it became almost impossible to create anything better. But that was kind of the point. As the number of problems and illnesses also unfortunately increased with the kind of exposure one has to better food, eating habits, drinking and so on, it has made it almost impossible for this technology to stop.

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    June 2017

    Vascular Graft and its many applications

    Vascular grafts are synthetic in nature and are used as a patch for injured or diseased areas of smaller arteries or for replacement of whole parts of heavier arteries such as the aorta in bypass or congenital heart surgeries. It is made up of polytetrafluoroethylene from the inside and has a covering of polyethylene terephthalate from the outside; these two are glued together by a polycarbonate-urethane adhesive.

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    June 2017

    Various Applications of Metabolomics

    Metabolomics, an ‘omic’ technology, is the study of small molecules in a cell. It is used in studying metabolitesof a very low molecular weightfor understanding biological mechanisms. Metabolomics help in various clinical researches for biomarker identification, genetic variation and finding the cure or treatment for various diseases by giving reports on cell status and internal health condition of organisms.

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    June 2017

    Treatment Options for Diabetic foot Ulcers and Pressure Ulcers

    Diabetic foot ulcers and pressure ulcers are chronic wounds. They might be caused by trauma,neuropathy or deformity. Neuropathy can cause loss of protective sensation and coordination of muscle groups. In the United States5% of diabetic patients develop foot ulcers annually and 1% of those have to undergo amputation. The cure for diabeticfoot ulcers and pressure ulcers require therapeutic footwear, saline dressings, controlling sugar and in some cases antibiotic therapy might be needed for cellulitis.

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    June 2017

    Importance of Healthcare Biometrics

    What helps the doctors understand the vitality of being punctual and being their addressing their patients is a device that reminds them to be there at every point. And this is the device that also helps mark their attendance and makes sure that they can help them with their problems.

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    June 2017

    How Digital Therapeutics is changing the face of Medicine!

    In today’s changing times, one simply does not have the time to go out and keep getting themselves checked. Whilst it is important to keep up with health check-ups and making it absolutely sure that all the medication is taken care of, it also becomes important to know that time is a huge constraint when it comes to visiting the doctor all the time.

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    June 2017

    What do Adaptive Optics mean?

    There exists in nature, one of the strongest medium that created history through its properties. This was light, and the one who established this very property was Thomas Edison. And why not give it all the importance if it is something no one, in today’s day and time can live without? So as this subject developed further into physics, the most important study has always revolved around light and optics.

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    June 2017

    Several Types of Insulin Delivery Devices

    Insulin is used to treat high blood sugar. Globally it is used along with glucose to treat Type 1 diabetes and also with Type 2. It can’t be taken in the form of a pill because then it would be broken in the stomach by the digestive system without reaching the bloodstream. Insulin can be administered by a number of devices like syringes, pens, oral insulin, jet injectors and pumps.