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The Impact of Regulation on Software Development
Volume 11 Issue 4

The Impact of Regulation on Software Development

The increasing array of regulation surrounding medical device design has as much impact on their software elements as the electronic and other physical components. Manufacturers …

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MDR Preparations_ The Final Leg
Volume 11 Issue 4

MDR Preparations: The Final Leg

Under the new EU Medical Device Regulations, due to go live from May 2020, new medical device identification and traceability measures will become compulsory. Bob …

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An Overview of Speaker Programmes
Volume 11 Issue 4

An Overview of Speaker Programmes and the Influence of HCP Compensation

Speaker programmes remain key in boosting the adoption of a drug. In recent years programmes have centred more on education rather than promotion of a …

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How Pharma Companies Can Improve Patient
Volume 11 Issue 4

How Pharma Companies Can Improve Patient Engagement

Engaging patients in medication management is not a simple task and empowering patients to control complex regimes is even more difficult without the right tools. …

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Data Inputs for Medical Intervention Valuations
Volume 11 Issue 4

Data Inputs for Medical Intervention Valuations

It is well known that a positive net present value (NPV) calculation on any product in development is a good indication that upon market release, …

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Lab of The Future – Getting the IT foundation
Volume 11 Issue 4

Lab of The Future – Getting the IT foundation in Place Before the Hype Kicks In

Many laboratories are currently embarking on a digital journey and buzzwords such as artificial intelligence (AI), machine/deep learning (ML/DL), virtual/augmented reality (VR/AR), internet of things …

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The EU MDR 2020_ Deadline for Compliance
Volume 11 Issue 4

The EU MDR 2020: Deadline for Compliance

The deadline for ensuring compliance with the European Union’s Medical Device Regulations (EU MDR) is looming. These new, stricter regulations are aimed at improving the …

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A Patient-centric Journey Through the Pharma
Volume 11 Issue 4

A Patient-centric Journey Through the Pharma Supply Chain

In the last decade we have seen a progressive trend across the pharmaceutical industry, with big block-buster drugs gradually becoming less prevalent, as well as …

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The New Technologies Shaping Aseptic Processing
Volume 11 Issue 4

The New Technologies Shaping Aseptic Processing Techniques

The technology used in aseptic processing has seen continuous improvement and innovation in recent years. Aseptic processes involve hazards that must be properly controlled to …

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Just the Right Dose_ The Top Trends Shaping Drug
Volume 11 Issue 4

Just the Right Dose: The Top Trends Shaping Drug Dosage Forms

As new drug molecules in the pipeline become increasingly complex and approved molecules are reformulated for alternative routes of administration, the drug dosage landscape is …

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