“By 2021, 25% of surgeons will practice on 3D-printed models of the patient prior to surgery,” according to a report on 3D printing and additive manufacturing from business research and advisory company Gartner (Stamford, CT).
The devil, as always, is in the details. Jessica Lee, PhD, Director of Quality at Boston Scientific (Marlborough, MA), digs into the “content deviations” of the risk management standard for medical devices.
FimmTech Inc., which offers courses and certifications in plastic injection molding and plastics technology, will showcase its new tech center in Carlsbad, CA, during an Open House on Thursday, Jan. 18.
Prime Minister Theresa May has unveiled a 25-year plan to eradicate all avoidable plastic waste. The British Plastics Federation said that it was “disturbed” by the tone of the speech, which “does not recognize the important benefits that the plastics industry brings to the UK.”